Engineering News | Nuclear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/nuclear Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:57:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Koeberg Unit 1 passes 400 days of continuous operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/koeberg-unit-1-passes-400-days-of-continuous-operation-2017-12-13 Schalk Burger NUCLEAR POWER Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:37:00 +0200 473968 1513176966 1513175820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Novovoronezh NPP Unit 7 nearing completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/novovoronezh-npp-unit-7-nearing-completion-2017-12-13 Nadine James NUCLEAR Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:24:00 +0200 473891 1513158926 1513157040 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017) http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-study-on-the-integrated-resource-plan-irp-2017-2017-12-12 Creamer Media Reporter RECOMMENDATION Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:35:00 +0200 473710 1513065199 1513064100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697810_resized_electricity03151022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72333_eskom-irp-2017-study-report-for-doe-november-2017.pdf2797282Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017) Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017) DA consulting lawyers on legality of energy blueprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-consulting-lawyers-on-legality-of-energy-blueprint-2017-12-11 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:43:00 +0200 473668 1513005534 1513003380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Rosatom says planned Egypt nuclear plant to cost $21bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-says-planned-egypt-nuclear-plant-to-cost-21bn-2017-12-11 Reuters NUCLEAR Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:46:00 +0200 473655 1513000095 1512999960 1515621600 Reuters 0 0 Cabinet approves long-awaited IRP update http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-approves-long-awaited-irp-update-2017-12-08 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:02:00 +0200 473512 1512724409 1512723720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697381_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72309_2017-12-08_ensecondtake_-_hd_web.mp492936647Cabinet approves long-awaited IRP update Cabinet approves long-awaited IRP update South Africa to scale down nuclear expansion plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-scale-down-nuclear-expansion-plan-2017-12-07 Reuters NUCLEAR Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:30:00 +0200 473500 1512719560 1512657000 1515276000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697330_resized_davidmahloboenergyindaba20171022.jpg Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 Zuma promises ‘seamless’ ANC transition at energy indaba that sidesteps IRP debate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-promises-seamless-anc-transition-at-energy-indaba-that-sidesteps-irp-debate-2017-12-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY INDABA Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:54:00 +0200 473429 1512655214 1512651240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697132_resized_jacobzumadavidmahloboenergyindaba20171022.jpg President Jacob Zuma and Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 Necsa shuts down key unit because of compliance failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-corporation-shuts-down-key-unit-because-of-compliance-failure-2017-12-01 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471949 1511853908 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Academy of engineers calls for nuclear procurement halt until IRP consensus is reached http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/academy-of-engineers-calls-for-nuclear-procurement-halt-until-irp-consensus-is-reached-2017-11-30 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:45:00 +0200 472635 1512106505 1512027900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695424_resized_davidmahlobo105141022duane.jpg Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72157_saae_media_release_on_irp_and_nuclear_procurement[1].pdf116905SAAE media statement on the Integrated Resource Plan and nuclear procurement SAAE media statement on the Integrated Resource Plan and nuclear procurement Civil rights groups voice opposition to ‘rushed’ Energy Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-rights-groups-voice-opposition-to-rushed-energy-indaba-2017-11-29 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0200 472596 1511966950 1511965800 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695331_resized_koebergelectricitypylons1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Mahlobo’s call for ‘modular’ electricity roll-out at odds with nuclear ambition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahlobos-call-for-modular-electricity-roll-out-at-odds-with-nuclear-ambition-2017-11-27 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 27 Nov 2017 17:10:00 +0200 472345 1511951206 1511795400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694803_resized_davidmahlobo105141022duane.jpg Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 Tax, spend, squander provide toxic backdrop for nuclear plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tax-spend-squeeze-squander-provides-toxic-background-for-nuclear-plans-2017-11-24 Keith Campbell Wheels within wheels Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471217 1511247635 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 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 Sudan's Bashir: we want to discuss nuclear power cooperation with Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sudans-bashir-we-want-to-discuss-nuclear-power-cooperation-with-russia-2017-11-23 Reuters NUCLEAR Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:08:00 +0200 472067 1511443071 1511438880 1513980000 Reuters 0 0 South African nuclear body shuts down key unit because of compliance failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-body-shuts-down-key-unit-because-of-compliance-failure-2017-11-22 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:01:00 +0200 471946 1511358663 1511355660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693915_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane3.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s complex at Pelindaba 511 287 CSIR signals renewables-led electricity mix by 2050 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-csir-model-points-to-renewables-led-electricity-mix-by-2050-2017-11-16 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:58:00 +0200 471343 1510913159 1510819080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692621_resized_kaim8180jwright1022.jpg CSIR Energy Centre principal engineer Jarrad Wright 511 287 Environmental activists to appeal enviro authorisation for proposed new nuclear power station http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-activists-to-appeal-enviro-authorisation-for-proposed-new-nuclear-power-station-2017-11-14 Megan van Wyngaardt ENVIRONMENTAL Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:14:00 +0200 471007 1510655713 1510654440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nigeria, Russia sign nuclear agreements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-russia-sign-nuclear-agreements-2017-11-10 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469616 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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. Zuma remains committed to nuclear project and Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-remains-committed-to-nuclear-project-and-russia-2017-11-06 News24Wire NUCLEAR Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:30:00 +0200 469976 1509951026 1509949800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 US energy research body aims to increase African impact with focus on energy poverty http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-energy-research-body-aims-to-increase-african-impact-with-focus-on-energy-poverty-2017-11-03 Terence Creamer ENERGY RESEARCH Fri, 03 Nov 2017 15:20:00 +0200 469952 1509717221 1509715200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689815_resized_barrymaccollbiophoto1022.jpg EPRI senior regional manager Barry MacColl 511 287 New nuclear plants still on the cards – Zuma http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-nuclear-plants-still-on-the-cards-zuma-2017-11-02 African News Agency NUCLEAR Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:21:00 +0200 469858 1509632959 1509632460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689562_resized_nuclearedfbugeycoolingtower1022.jpg 511 287 No contradiction in nuclear deal statements – Gigaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-contradiction-in-nuclear-deal-statements-gigaba-2017-10-31 African News Agency NUCLEAR Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:18:00 +0200 469526 1509699949 1509455880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688759_resized_financeministermalusigigabaapril20171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 US Energy Secretary defends its stance on nuclear and clean coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-energy-defends-its-stance-on-nuclear-and-clean-coal-2017-10-25 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 26 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0200 468955 1509430970 1508986800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Eskom a ‘risk to entire economy’, Gigaba says as he reaffirms unaffordability of nuclear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget2-2017-10-25 Terence Creamer MTBPS 2017 Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:12:00 +0200 468863 1508934250 1508933520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687327_resized_koebergelectricitypylons1022reuters.jpg 511 287 New initiative to be launched at tenth Africa Energy Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-initiative-to-be-launched-at-tenth-africa-energy-indaba-2017-10-24 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:44:00 +0200 468797 1508856759 1508856240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA to keep hawkish eye on any nuclear deal movements, take legal action if needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-to-keep-hawkish-eye-on-any-nuclear-deal-movements-take-legal-action-if-needed-2017-10-23 African News Agency POLITICS Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:20:00 +0200 468487 1508742191 1508739600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686527_resized_da1022.jpg 511 287 ‘Absolutely no need' for nuclear, Dames says in State-capture testimony http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/absolutely-no-need-for-nuclear-dames-says-in-state-capture-testimony-2017-10-18 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:15:00 +0200 468244 1508394294 1508339700 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685874_resized_briandames20171022.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames 511 287 Opinion: No guarantee Zuma’s new ‘fission expedition’ will succeed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-no-guarantee-zumas-new-fission-expedition-will-succeed-2017-10-18 Terence Creamer CABINET RESHUFFLE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:45:00 +0200 468219 1508490733 1508330700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685817_resized_davidmahlobo105141022duane.jpg Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 Evidence of blatant corruption at Eskom unpacked at Parliament’s inquiry into State capture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evidence-of-blatant-corruption-at-eskom-unpacked-at-parliaments-inquiry-into-state-capture-2017-10-17 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:22:00 +0200 468095 1508405984 1508253720 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685567_resized_antoneberhard08131022duane.jpg Research professor Anton Eberhard 511 287 Russian nuclear group signs MoU with local young nuclear professionals association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russian-nuclear-group-signs-mou-with-local-young-nuclear-professionals-association-2017-10-13 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:57:00 +0200 467772 1507901906 1507899420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African nuclear deal to boost debt – Safcei http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-deal-to-boost-debt-safcei-2017-10-11 African News Agency NUCLEAR Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:00:00 +0200 467328 1507707992 1507705200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Opinion: South Africa’s coal mining sector could shrink by 46% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-south-africas-coal-mining-sector-could-shrink-by-46-2017-10-06 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:19:00 +0200 466934 1507276463 1507270740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683038_resized_robjeffrey1022.jpg Rob Jeffrey 511 287 Bolivia and Paraguay sign nuclear cooperation agreements with Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolivia-and-paraguay-sign-agreements-with-russia-on-nuclear-cooperation-2017-10-06 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465847 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa’s use of nonweapons-grade uranium to produce medical radioisotopes recognised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-recognises-south-african-nuclear-achievement-2017-10-06 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465952 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African nuclear achievement crowned by US award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-achievement-crowned-by-us-award-2017-09-22 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:28:00 +0200 465732 1506088216 1506086880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680225_resized_gavinballgeoperationsntpradioisotopes1022.jpg NTP Group Executive for Operations Gavin Ball 511 287