Engineering News | Hydropower http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/hydropower Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:07:22 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Tanzania hydropower dam to cost more than double government estimate – study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-hydropower-dam-to-cost-more-than-double-government-estimate-study-2019-02-15 Reuters HYDROPOWER Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:44:00 +0200 511702 1550213475 1550213040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Event set to dissect the future of African energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-set-to-dissect-the-future-of-african-energy-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Hydropower Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509626 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777612_resized_bbenergy50413duane1022.jpg AFRICA’S ENERGY FUTURE The Africa Energy Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, from February 19 and 20 this year 511 287 SA company receives multibillion-dollar contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multibillion-dollar-contract-awarded-to-s-african-company-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Hydropower Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510238 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778323_resized_civilengmurrayrobsnowy2002191022.jpg SO MUCH DAM WATER The Snowy 2.0 project with reuse water through a pumping system to keep the grid running 511 287 Energy megaprojects on South Africa's radar as utility falters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-megaprojects-on-south-africas-radar-as-utility-falters-2019-02-05 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 05 Feb 2019 15:49:00 +0200 510637 1549438237 1549374540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa may double power purchases from Congo hydro plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-may-double-power-purchases-from-congo-hydro-plant-2019-01-21 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:01:00 +0200 509080 1548082563 1548057660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775747_resized_drcingadam1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Clough JV selected as preferred tenderer for civil works at Australian hydropower project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clough-jv-selected-as-preferred-tenderer-for-australian-hydropower-project-work-packages-2019-01-18 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:50:00 +0200 509014 1547822176 1547815800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China approves large new upstream dam project on the Yangtze river http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-approves-large-new-upstream-dam-project-on-the-yangtze-river-2019-01-15 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:41:00 +0200 508512 1547534580 1547534460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Uganda aims to impose penalties on distributor for power outages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-aims-to-impose-penalties-on-distributor-for-power-outages-2019-01-11 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Jan 2019 11:47:00 +0200 508317 1547200183 1547200020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 LHWP Phase II ensures employment opportunities in January 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhwp-phase-ii-ensures-employment-opportunities-in-january-2019-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505872 1544618921 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768927_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatse1022.jpg LESOTHO HIGHLANDS WATER PROJECT The road infrastructure works will help improve access to basic services and facilities, as well as reduce travelling time and stimulate local business ventures 511 287 LHDA workshop places contractors in better bidding position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-workshop-places-contractors-in-better-bidding-position-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505889 1544618964 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768937_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam1022.jpg WATER PROVIDES CONTRACTS Workshops were successfully held to ensure that small businesses can bid for construction projects on the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 Prequalification for construction of Phase 2 works on LHWP to launch in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prequalification-for-construction-of-phase-2-works-on-lhwp-to-launch-in-january-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:54:00 +0200 507447 1544697147 1544691240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tanzania to sign deal this week for $3bn power plant – President http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-to-sign-deal-this-week-for-3bn-power-plant-president-2018-12-12 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:56:00 +0200 507296 1544601568 1544601360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambia targets 200 MW of solar power to reduce hydro dependency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-targets-200-mw-of-solar-power-to-reduce-hydro-dependency-2018-11-28 Reuters ELECTRICITY Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:15:00 +0200 505954 1543393057 1543392900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eurasian Resources Group secures electricity supply for DRC copper mine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eurasian-resources-group-secures-electricity-supply-for-drc-copper-mine-2018-11-27 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:54:00 +0200 505829 1543402594 1543308840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Radebe hints at possible Saudi investment to boost South Africa's oil refining capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-hints-at-possible-saudi-investment-to-boost-south-africas-oil-refining-capacity-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:25:00 +0200 504050 1541588371 1541586300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Calls to even out procurement for wind energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-to-even-out-procurement-for-wind-energy-2018-10-29 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:53:00 +0200 503112 1540818902 1540817580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Don’t limit renewables in IRP, urges prominent activist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-limit-renewables-in-irp-urges-prominent-activist-2018-10-24 Kim Cloete RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 24 Oct 2018 11:39:00 +0200 502668 1540381845 1540373940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Congo sets deadline for plan on 11 000 MW hydropower plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/congo-sets-deadline-for-plan-on-11-000-mw-hydropower-plant-2018-10-22 Bloomberg HYDROPOWER Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502394 1540211599 1540203840 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Germany's Voith to supply more turbines for Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germanys-voith-to-supply-more-turbines-for-ethiopias-renaissance-dam-2018-10-18 Reuters HYDROPOWER Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:16:00 +0200 502131 1539850679 1539850560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Renewable energy industry comments on draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-industry-comments-on-draft-irp-2018-10-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:05:00 +0200 502090 1539847987 1539806700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kenya on course to develop nuclear energy, official says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-on-course-to-develop-nuclear-energy-official-says-2018-10-05 Reuters NUCLEAR Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:29:00 +0200 500922 1538735496 1538735340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 LHDA holds workshops on Lesotho Highlands Water Project Phase 2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-holds-workshops-on-lesotho-highlands-water-project-phase-2-2018-10-02 Simone Liedtke WATER Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:42:00 +0200 500367 1538486016 1538484120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China's TBEA to invest in €180m Gabon hydropower project – Gabon official http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-tbea-to-invest-in-180m-gabon-hydropower-project-gabon-official-2018-09-03 Reuters HYDROPOWER Mon, 03 Sep 2018 09:37:00 +0200 497472 1535960514 1535960220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ethiopia ousts State firm from Nile dam project after construction delays http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-ousts-state-firm-from-nile-dam-project-after-construction-delays-2018-08-27 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Mon, 27 Aug 2018 14:38:00 +0200 496872 1535374386 1535373480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy access a catalyst for economic growth, says green energy company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-a-catalyst-for-economic-growth-says-green-energy-company-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 16:52:00 +0200 494845 1533536900 1533307920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745264_resized_davidmasureikceonewsouthernenergy0818creamermedia1022.jpg New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75557_2018-08-02_david_masureik_-_hd_web.mp430417263New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Ethiopian Nile dam manager found shot dead in his car http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-nile-dam-manager-found-shot-dead-in-his-car-2018-07-27 Reuters CRIME Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:25:00 +0200 493986 1532674219 1532672700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 China loans to Africa energy, infrastructure projects almost trebled between 2016 and 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-loans-to-africa-energy-infrastructure-projects-almost-trebled-between-2016-and-2017-2018-07-26 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:17:00 +0200 493897 1532607645 1532607420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ministers reiterate commitment to implementation of LHWP Phase 2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ministers-sanction-implementation-of-lhwp-phase-2-2018-07-16 Simone Liedtke WATER Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:48:00 +0200 492703 1531735111 1531734480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia says debt restructuring will not disrupt Chinese projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-says-debt-restructuring-will-not-disrupt-chinese-projects-2018-07-12 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:55:00 +0200 492409 1531378623 1531378500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Côte d'Ivoire eyes biomass power generation from cocoa waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cte-divoire-eyes-biomass-power-generation-from-cocoa-waste-2018-07-03 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:19:00 +0200 491559 1530620502 1530620340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambia shortlists ten firms for 100 MW solar projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-shortlists-ten-firms-for-100-mw-solar-projects-2018-06-22 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:13:00 +0200 490616 1529669718 1529669580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 World Bank approves $455m loan for Tanzania power projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-approves-455m-loan-for-tanzania-power-projects-2018-06-22 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:04:00 +0200 490557 1529651295 1529651040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Egypt, Ethiopia agree to settle differences over Nile mega-dam http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-agree-to-settle-differences-over-nile-mega-dam-2018-06-11 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:01:00 +0200 489298 1528705736 1528704060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Toshiba signs MoUs to support African hydropower, geothermal roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-18 Schalk Burger Electricity Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485932 1526307380 1526594400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Uganda power distributor Umeme to spend $1.2bn to expand grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-power-distributor-umeme-to-spend-12bn-to-expand-grid-2018-05-16 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 16 May 2018 10:41:00 +0200 486714 1526460799 1526460060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tanzania asks bank to finance hydropower project in heritage site http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-asks-bank-to-finance-hydropower-project-in-heritage-site-2018-04-30 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:00:00 +0200 485227 1525089731 1525089600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 World Bank approves $180m loan guarantee for Kenya's energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-approves-180m-loan-guarantee-for-kenyas-energy-sector-2018-04-30 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:54:00 +0200 485224 1525089373 1525089240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0