Engineering News | Hydropower http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/hydropower Sat, 22 Sep 2018 04:20:41 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Resistance persists despite declaration of new renewables dawn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resistance-persists-despite-declaration-of-new-renewables-dawn-2018-04-20 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483188 1523948839 1524175200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720324_resized_renewable.jpg 511 287 Africa pursuing diversified energy investments to deliver power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-pursuing-diversified-energy-investments-to-deliver-power-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Hydropower Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482969 1524733544 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718007_resized_webbmeko04181022.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQ2yoZpx3Lo 511 287 ‘High priority’ IRP update to be published soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-priority-irp-update-to-be-published-soon-2018-04-10 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 10 Apr 2018 13:15:00 +0200 483396 1523361762 1523358900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718943_resized_thabanezulu0318dylan1022.jpeg Department of Energy director-general Thabane Zulu 511 287 Three-nation talks on Ethiopia dam fail to reach agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-nation-talks-on-ethiopia-dam-fail-to-reach-agreement-2018-04-06 Reuters HYDROPOWER Fri, 06 Apr 2018 14:12:00 +0200 483167 1523016871 1523016720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 East Africa looking to smart grids for cost-effective way to deliver electricity – US firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-africa-looking-to-smart-grids-for-cost-effective-way-to-deliver-electricity-us-firm-2018-03-28 African News Agency ENERGY Wed, 28 Mar 2018 14:07:00 +0200 482466 1522239427 1522238820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 China's EximBank approves $1.3bn for Guinea hydro plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-eximbank-approves-13bn-for-guinea-hydro-plant-2018-03-14 Reuters HYDROPOWER Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:18:00 +0200 481088 1521015682 1521015480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Bosch completes Hytec takeover, strengthens African operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bosch-completes-hytec-takeover-strengthens-african-operations-2018-03-01 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY Thu, 01 Mar 2018 16:47:00 +0200 479934 1519916246 1519915620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Minigrid solutions suitable for addressing Africa’s energy challenge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minigrid-solutions-suitable-for-addressing-africas-energy-challenge-2018-02-20 Anine Kilian ENERGY Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:48:00 +0200 478874 1519139189 1519138080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708886_resized_gavincarlsonduane200220181022.jpg Blue World Power Energy and Resources MD Gavin Carlson 511 287 Ramaphosa should shift to green energy – Greenpeace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-should-shift-to-green-energy-greenpeace-2018-02-20 News24Wire ENERGY Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:39:00 +0200 478787 1519120338 1519115940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund commits $200m in loans to fragile States http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emerging-africa-infrastructure-fund-commits-200m-in-loans-to-fragile-states-2018-02-20 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:01:00 +0200 478746 1519110262 1519110060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan hope to break Nile dam talks deadlock in one month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-hope-to-break-nile-dam-talks-deadlock-in-one-month-2018-01-29 Reuters HYDROPOWER Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:41:00 +0200 476628 1517237010 1517236860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Investments accumulated to catalyse off-grid energy development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-accumulated-to-catalyse-off-grid-energy-development-2018-01-26 Dylan Slater ELECTRICITY Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475368 1516688537 1516917600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Ethiopia leader rejects call for World Bank arbitration in dam dispute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-leader-rejects-call-for-world-bank-arbitration-in-dam-dispute-2018-01-22 Reuters HYDROELECTRICITY Mon, 22 Jan 2018 10:01:00 +0200 475822 1516608229 1516608060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Egypt, Ethiopia leaders say Nile dam must not ruin relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-leaders-say-nile-dam-must-not-ruin-relations-2018-01-19 Reuters HYDROELECTRICITY Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:42:00 +0200 475735 1516351456 1516351320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New JV to develop small-scale Zambian hydropower projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-jv-to-develop-small-scale-zambian-hydropower-projects-2017-12-12 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 +0200 473791 1513086656 1513082220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Power and utilities drone market worth more than $9bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-and-utilities-drone-market-worth-more-than-9-billion-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater Drones Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470958 1511510345 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Investment in solar has overtaken coal globally, says IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-in-solar-has-overtaken-coal-globally-says-iea-2017-11-16 Kim Cloete WINDABA Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:58:00 +0200 471442 1510908451 1510844280 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692896_resized_aurorawindfarm21022.jpg 511 287 Student competition fosters innovative energy solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/student-competition-fosters-innovative-energy-solutions-2017-11-10 Nica Schreuder Hydropower Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469236 1510037532 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688129_resized_shellecomarathon20161022.jpg ECO-MARATHON Fostering an energy efficient-conscious mind-set among students is the first step towards embracing energy efficiency 511 287 Upcoming energy event to showcase African project opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-energy-event-to-showcase-african-project-opportunities-2017-11-10 Simone Liedtke ENERGY CONFERENCE Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469412 1511444201 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688496_resized_africaenergyindaba2201141022.jpg GLOBAL PARTICIPATION The event will include more African companies and delegates, as well as increase global participation in the event 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71693_2017-10-31_energyindaba_-_hd_web.mp497320874Africa Energy Indaba (AEI) MD Liz Hart, AEI chairperson Brian Statham and South African Electrotechnical Export Council CEO Chiboni Evans discuss the AEI next year. Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Africa Energy Indaba (AEI) MD Liz Hart, AEI chairperson Brian Statham and South African Electrotechnical Export Council CEO Chiboni Evans discuss the AEI next year. Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Hydro-economics: Egypt, Ethiopia and the Nile http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydro-economics-egypt-ethiopia-and-the-nile-2017-10-23 News24Wire HYDROPOWER Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:28:00 +0200 468489 1508742348 1508740080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Minister offers snapshot of renewables generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-offers-snapshot-of-renewables-generation-2017-10-06 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 14:45:00 +0200 467005 1507294039 1507293900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683200_resized_droogfontein1022.jpeg 511 287 Renewables’ share of global energy market to rise, system stability central http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-share-of-global-energy-market-to-rise-system-stability-central-2017-09-14 Anine Kilian ENERGY Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:12:00 +0200 464796 1505395432 1505394720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0