Engineering News | Nuclear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/nuclear Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:02:55 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 DEA grants environmental authorisation for new 4 000 MW nuclear plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dea-grants-environmental-authorisation-for-new-4-000-mw-nuclear-plant-2017-10-13 Reuters NUCLEAR Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:07:00 +0200 467711 1507884724 1507882020 1510524000 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684739_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation110220817duane.jpg Koeberg nuclear power station 511 287 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 Necsa plans to restart nuclear pebble-fuel production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsas-plans-to-restart-nuclear-pebble-fuel-production-find-equity-partner-for-fluorochemicals-expand-engineering-and-manufacturing-2017-09-22 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464450 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bolivia signs contract with Russia to create nuclear centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolivia-signs-contract-with-russia-to-create-nuclear-centre-2017-09-21 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:30:00 +0200 465533 1505987861 1505986200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679614_resized_rosatomrosatom1022.jpg ABEN general executive director Hortensia Jiménez Rivera (left) signs the NRTC contract with SSDI director-general Vyacheslav Galushkov (right). Bolivian Energy Vice-Minister Luis Alberto Echazú and Rosatom director-general Alexey Likhachev stand behind them 511 287 New study points to 90% renewables mix being least cost by 2050 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-study-points-to-90-renewables-mix-being-least-cost-by-2050-2017-09-15 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:10:00 +0200 464873 1505487714 1505466600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678476_resized_tobiasbischofniemz410220816duane.jpeg Enertrag corporate business development head Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz 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 Unido, WEC to disseminate sustainable energy solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unido-wec-to-disseminate-sustainable-energy-solutions-2017-09-13 Schalk Burger ENERGY Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:39:00 +0200 464627 1505300004 1505299140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Necsa re-establishing its nuclear pebble fuel production capability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-re-establishing-its-nuclear-pebble-fuel-production-capability-2017-09-11 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:38:00 +0200 464209 1505114785 1505111880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Necsa says second reactor would strengthen Pelindaba’s global nuclear medicine position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-nuclear-corporation-planning-second-reactor-and-commercial-expansion-2017-09-01 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462351 1503996119 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674407_resized_doubling.jpg 511 287 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 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’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 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 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 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