Engineering News | Nuclear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/nuclear Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:50:18 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Asian giant proceeds with latest nuclear expansion project with Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/asian-giant-proceeds-with-latest-nuclear-expansion-project-with-russia-2017-08-18 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460914 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa supplying critical medical radioisotope to 50 countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-radioisotopes-company-is-thriving-and-has-global-recognition-2017-08-18 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460849 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa’s radioisotopes company shines globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-radioisotopes-company-shines-globally-2017-08-03 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:36:00 +0200 460574 1501829970 1501767360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668698_resized_tinaebokantp1022.jpg NTP Radioisotopes MD Tina Eboka 511 287 Gas-to-power a more favourable alternative energy source http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-to-power-a-more-favourable-alternative-energy-source-2017-07-28 Nica Schreuder Nuclear Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458288 1500965345 1501192800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663391_resized_lizeloberholzerdateunknownnortonrosefullbright1022.jpg LIZEL OBERHOLZER The importation of LNG remains the biggest opportunity for growth in the gas sector, says Oberholzer 511 287 Nuclear seen featuring alongside renewables in future energy mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/experts-agree-that-future-energy-mix-requires-nuclear-and-renewables-2017-07-28 Dylan Slater ENERGY Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458718 1500965348 1501192800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Historic Russian nuclear site hosts oldest and newest nuclear technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/historical-russian-nuclear-site-hosts-oldest-and-newest-nuclear-technology-2017-07-21 Dylan Slater Nuclear Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458167 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663146_resized_novovoronezhnuclearpowerstationrosatom062017dylan1022.jpg NOVOVORONEZH NUCLEAR PLANT The second and newest nuclear power plant within the Novovoronezh nuclear complex features the safest and most powerful atomic technology available on the market 511 287 Nuclear is essential to Africa’s energy mix – Rosatom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-essential-to-africas-energy-mix-rosatom-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:58:00 +0200 459062 1500473805 1500472680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nuclear is not just about energy – Niasa MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-not-just-about-energy-niasa-md-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:04:00 +0200 459041 1500477131 1500469440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rosatom, African Young Generation in Nuclear ink MoU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-african-young-generation-in-nuclear-ink-mou-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:39:00 +0200 459003 1500472338 1500460740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 North-West University to offer nuclear technology management degree http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/north-west-university-to-offer-nuclear-technology-management-degree-2017-07-18 Anine Kilian NUCLEAR Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:19:00 +0200 458916 1500389517 1500387540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Decentralise, find optimal mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/decentralise-find-optimal-mix-2017-07-14 Robyn Wilkinson Nuclear Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457072 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660766_resized_nigelblackabypenwell062017duane1022.jpg NIGEL BLACKABY The nuclear question, optimal use of renewables and funding for independent power producer programmes are key issues for discussion 511 287 Event to facilitate meaningful and relevant debate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-to-facilitate-meaningful-and-relevant-debate-2017-07-14 Robyn Wilkinson Nuclear Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456897 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660245_resized_powergenanddistributechafrican0620171022.jpg PLOTTING FUTURE PATHS Creative thinking is needed to devise a representative power-generation portfolio that leverages all the options available 511 287 Finalisation of ‘lowest cost’ IRP included in growth action plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/finalisation-of-lowest-cost-irp-included-in-growth-action-plan-2017-07-13 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY & GROWTH Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:36:00 +0200 458519 1500022933 1499949360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663938_resized_mainstreamwindfarm1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69915_government’s_inclusive_growth_action_plan.pdf286930Government's Inclusive Growth Action Plan Government's Inclusive Growth Action Plan International nuclear regulatory body selects South African for key post http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-nuclear-regulatory-body-selects-south-african-for-key-post-2017-07-07 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456750 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa needs to find middle ground for electricity conundrum – former EIUG chair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-to-find-middle-ground-for-electricity-conundrum-former-eiug-chair-2017-06-29 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:54:00 +0200 457111 1498813470 1498748040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660836_resized_electricitylightbulb1022.jpg 511 287 Nuclear energy continuing to grow worldwide http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-continuing-to-grow-worldwide-2017-06-28 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:47:00 +0200 456921 1498806894 1498654020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660312_resized_agnetarising1022.jpg Agneta Rising, Director General, World Nuclear Association 511 287 Global atomic agency selects South African for key regulatory post http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-atomic-agency-selects-south-african-for-key-regulatory-post-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:26:00 +0200 456460 1498227516 1498220760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659204_resized_bismarktyobeka403151022duane2.jpg Dr Bismark Tyobeka 511 287 Nuclear power increasingly replacing traditional sources of power generation – Kemm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-power-increasingly-replacing-traditional-sources-of-power-generation-kemm-2017-06-20 Dylan Slater NUCLEAR Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:29:00 +0200 456060 1497969009 1497968940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rosatom, Zambia agree to cooperate on nuclear energy development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-zambia-agree-to-cooperate-on-nuclear-energy-development-2017-06-19 Dylan Slater NUCLEAR Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:36:00 +0200 455914 1497883145 1497882960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657715_resized_owenmugemezuluevgenypakermanovrosatommousigningatomexpo0620171022.jpg Zambia Ministry of Higher Education permanent secretary Owen Mugemezulu and Rusatom Overseas president Evgeny Pakermanov 511 287 NPC commissioner calls for energy-planning overhaul http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/npc-commissioner-calls-for-energy-planning-overhaul-2017-06-14 Terence Creamer ENERGY PLANNING Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:45:00 +0200 455437 1497509943 1497429900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656591_resized_powerlines80407duaneonline.jpeg 511 287 Ring main unit launched to cater for increased renewables output http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ring-main-unit-launched-to-cater-for-increased-renewable-electricity-output-2017-06-02 David Oliveira Electrical Engineering Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452928 1496127790 1496354400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Column: Koeberg aims to ease Cape Town's water woes through desalination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/column-koeberg-aims-to-ease-cape-towns-water-woes-through-desalination-2017-05-29 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY & WATER Mon, 29 May 2017 14:50:00 +0200 453738 1496063826 1496062200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652511_resized_koeberg1022bjornrudner.jpeg 511 287 Opinion: PBMRs could be built in old power stations due to be decommissioned http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-pbmrs-could-be-built-in-old-power-stations-due-to-be-decommissioned-2017-05-25 Creamer Media Reporter NUCLEAR Thu, 25 May 2017 08:00:00 +0200 453285 1495814794 1495692000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651554_resized_robjeffrey1022.jpg Rob Jeffrey 511 287 NNR CEO elected president of nuclear safety convention review meeting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nnr-ceo-elected-president-of-nuclear-safety-convention-review-meeting-2017-05-24 Megan van Wyngaardt NUCLEAR Wed, 24 May 2017 15:16:00 +0200 453261 1495635968 1495631760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA to start renegotiating nuclear accords next month – Energy Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-to-start-renegotiating-nuclear-accords-next-month-energy-minister-2017-05-19 African News Agency NUCLEAR Fri, 19 May 2017 14:22:00 +0200 452880 1495198289 1495196520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Advances in PBMR designs demonstrate possible cost, efficiency benefits – Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advances-in-pbmr-designs-demonstrate-possible-cost-efficiency-benefits-eskom-2017-05-19 Kim Cloete NUCLEAR Fri, 19 May 2017 10:12:00 +0200 452836 1495181617 1495181520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Thyspunt nuclear power plant would bring great benefits to the region – CDC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thyspunt-nuclear-power-plant-would-bring-great-benefits-to-the-region-cdc-2017-05-18 Kim Cloete NUCLEAR Thu, 18 May 2017 16:41:00 +0200 452788 1495433762 1495118460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 No corruption in nuclear negotiations, Eskom chief nuclear officer assures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-corruption-in-nuclear-negotiations-eskom-chief-nuclear-officer-assures-2017-05-18 Kim Cloete NUCLEAR Thu, 18 May 2017 16:33:00 +0200 452787 1495195785 1495117980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Necsa signs skills-related MoU with French utility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-signs-skills-related-mou-with-french-utility-2017-05-16 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Tue, 16 May 2017 09:50:00 +0200 452419 1494948067 1494921000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DoE won’t appeal nuclear ruling, but Kubayi leaves door open for new nuclear determination ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/doe-wont-appeal-nuclear-ruling-but-kubayi-leaves-door-open-for-new-nuclear-determination-ahead-of-irp-update-2017-05-13 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Sat, 13 May 2017 13:25:00 +0200 452252 1494751739 1494674700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648898_resized_mmamolokokubayi2.jpg Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi 511 287 Atomic agency looks to increase assistance to nuclear hopefuls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atomic-agency-looks-to-increase-assistance-to-nuclear-hopefuls-2017-05-12 Nadine James Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450711 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000645239_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation11113duane1022.jpeg NUCLEAR AMBITIONS Ghana may soon erect a nuclear power station, making it the second African country to do so 511 287 Court ruling means new approach needed for SA’s nuclear programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-ruling-means-new-approach-for-south-africas-nuclear-project-not-its-end-says-industry-2017-05-12 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451000 1494248648 1494540000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Focus on future uranium tech amid subdued price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-future-uranium-tech-amid-subdued-price-2017-04-07 Robyn Wilkinson Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447161 1494248645 1494540000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635677_resized_rossungmineuranium032017jpg1022.jpg LOCATION IS KEY The Uranium 2017 International Conference will include a site visit to Rio Tinto’s Rössing mine – the longest running uranium mine in the world 511 287 Nuclear energy provides secure, clean, affordable baseload power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-provides-secure-clean-affordable-baseload-power-2017-05-12 Nadine James Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450611 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644834_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane.jpg PELINDABA Some South African companies have already achieved local nuclear regulatory standards and requirements and have been implementing them on the Koeberg and Pelindaba's Research Reactor with success 511 287 Nuclear is too expensive, too controversial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-too-expensive-too-controversial-2017-05-12 Nadine James Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450581 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000645235_resized_robertfishthomsonreuters1022.jpeg ROBERT FISH The costs associated with constructing the necessary infrastructure added to the costs of importing most of the nuclear technology, fuel and materials, will incur large amounts of debt 511 287 Warning issued that nuclear ruling may pose risk to legality of IPP programmes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/warning-issued-that-nuclear-ruling-may-pose-risk-to-legality-of-ipp-programmes-2017-05-11 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 11 May 2017 16:40:00 +0200 452098 1494515722 1494513600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648414_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpeg 511 287 Claims for 100% renewable electricity too sanguine, study asserts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-argues-claims-for-100-renewable-electricity-are-too-sanguine-2017-05-05 Keith Campbell Energy Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450204 1493196472 1493935200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0