Engineering News | Nuclear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/nuclear Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:51:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Policy support needed for development of sustainable alternative energy sources – SAEEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-support-needed-for-development-of-sustainable-alternative-energy-sources-saeec-2018-11-14 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:17:00 +0200 504748 1542205733 1542205020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Necsa’s annual report delayed to 2019 owing to auditing complications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-confirms-annual-report-to-be-released-only-next-year-due-to-auditing-complications-2018-11-09 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503318 1541487544 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Global body forecasts continued growth in wind energy generation capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-body-expects-wind-energy-generation-capacity-growth-up-to-2020-2018-11-08 Kim Cloete RENEWABLES Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:34:00 +0200 504189 1541678871 1541673240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Prices for renewable energy likely to drop further, suggests energy expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prices-for-renewable-energy-likely-to-drop-further-suggests-energy-expert-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:50:00 +0200 504103 1541602795 1541602200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NTP awaits NNR’s signature of approval to restart production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ntp-awaits-nnrs-signature-of-approval-to-restart-production-2018-11-07 Simone Liedtke NUCLEAR PHARMACEUTICALS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:48:00 +0200 504102 1541602512 1541602080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765017_resized_necsameetingkelvinkemm11181022dylan.jpg (Left) Necsa CEO Phumzile Tshelane and (Right) Necsa board chairperson Kelvin Kemm 511 287 Business concerned about coal sector job losses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-concerned-about-coal-sector-job-losses-2018-10-26 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 26 Oct 2018 23:19:00 +0200 503024 1540793256 1540588740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NGOs criticise IRP public hearings process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-criticise-irp-public-hearings-process-2018-10-26 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 26 Oct 2018 16:22:00 +0200 503012 1540564987 1540563720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cosatu calls for overhaul of draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-calls-for-overhaul-of-draft-irp-2018-10-24 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:55:00 +0200 502721 1540390599 1540389300 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 IRP 2018 suffers from major failings, nuclear analyst claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-2018-suffers-from-major-failings-affirms-nuclear-analyst-2018-10-19 Rebecca Campbell ELECTRICITY PLANNING – 2 Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501069 1539671138 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Organisations raise objections to the draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisations-raise-objections-to-the-draft-irp-2018-10-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:55:00 +0200 502088 1539849125 1539806100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Technology cost assumptions used to produce IRP explained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-cost-assumptions-used-to-produce-irp-explained-2018-10-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:15:00 +0200 501225 1539262928 1539072900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759067_resized_deaarsolarpanelsjune2013new.jpeg 511 287 Climate crisis spurs UN call for $2.4tn fossil fuel shift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-crisis-spurs-un-call-for-24tn-fossil-fuel-shift-2018-10-08 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE/ENERGY Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:42:00 +0200 501038 1538992326 1538991720 99999999999 Bloomberg 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 Necsa hopeful that radioisotope production will restart soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-hopeful-that-radioisotope-production-will-restart-soon-2018-10-04 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +0200 500818 1538661933 1538661600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758403_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane7.jpg Necsa’s Pelindaba complex, which includes its NTP operation 511 287 IRP 2018 suffers from major errors, affirms nuclear analyst http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-2018-suffers-from-major-errors-affirms-nuclear-analyst-2018-10-03 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 03 Oct 2018 15:38:00 +0200 500673 1538574024 1538573880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nene met Guptas, refused Russia nuke deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nene-met-guptas-refused-russia-nuke-deal-2018-10-03 Bloomberg STATE CAPTURE Wed, 03 Oct 2018 10:43:00 +0200 500472 1538560316 1538556180 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Niasa to hold deliberations on the draft IRP2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/niasa-to-hold-deliberations-on-the-draft-irp2018-2018-10-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / NUCLEAR Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:38:00 +0200 500235 1538401183 1538401080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global Energy Talent Index 2019 survey closes soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-talent-index-2019-survey-closes-soon-2018-09-20-1 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY SKILLS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:39:00 +0200 499345 1537450834 1537450740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa’s nuclear industry disappointed with the new IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-nuclear-industry-disappointed-with-the-new-irp-2018-09-14 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497649 1536650749 1536876000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Philip Lloyd – a passionate educator and energy thought leader http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-expert-passionate-educator-philip-lloyd-passes-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger Obituary Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497033 1535985415 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750269_resized_philiplloyd8181022.jpg PHILIP LLOYD Philip Lloyd contributed to the nation as an eminent engineer, as well as through mathematics and science education programmes for underprivileged children 511 287 Exclusion of new nuclear power capacity not deliberate – Radebe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exclusion-of-new-nuclear-power-capacity-not-deliberate-radebe-2018-09-04 African News Agency Nuclear Tue, 04 Sep 2018 11:18:00 +0200 497638 1536067198 1536052680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751740_resized_jeffradebe300620181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 South Africa’s nuclear industry raises objections to new IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-nuclear-industry-raises-objections-to-new-irp-2018-08-31 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 31 Aug 2018 11:54:00 +0200 497397 1535714979 1535709240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 No new nuclear in IRP update as time horizon is trimmed to 2030 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-new-nuclear-in-irp-update-as-time-horizon-is-trimmed-to-2030-2018-08-27 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 27 Aug 2018 10:46:00 +0200 496828 1535372095 1535359560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749763_resized_jeffradebe300620181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75771_irp-update-2018-draft-for-comments.pdf3541653Integrated Resource Plan 2018 for Public Comment Integrated Resource Plan 2018 for Public Comment Cabinet approves gazetting of updated IRP for public comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-to-be-published-in-government-gazette-on-august-27-2018-08-23 Anine Kilian ENERGY Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:35:00 +0200 496532 1535033170 1535013300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749018_resized_hopefieldwindfarmumoyaenergy0520181022.jpg 511 287 South African govt to release long-term energy plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-govt-to-release-long-term-energy-plan-2018-08-21 African News Agency ENERGY Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:34:00 +0200 496340 1534862223 1534862040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748630_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 US nuclear company Westinghouse emerges from bankruptcy protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-nuclear-company-westinghouse-has-emerged-from-bankruptcy-protection-2018-08-17 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495024 1534227769 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-opens-door-to-future-russian-nuclear-power-deal-2018-07-26 Reuters NUCLEAR ENERGY Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:29:00 +0200 493834 1532597037 1532593740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742908_resized_paulmashatile140420181022.jpg ANC treasurer general Paul Mashatile 511 287 UK continues to push development of small and modular reactors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-continues-to-push-development-of-small-and-modular-nuclear-reactors-2018-07-13 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491647 1531206497 1531432800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Three senior NTP executives reinstated following Nov 2017 radiochemical incident http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-senior-ntp-executives-reinstated-following-nov-2017-radiochemical-incident-2018-07-10 Marleny Arnoldi NUCLEAR Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:31:00 +0200 492181 1531207989 1531207860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Russian nuclear group further develops cooperation with Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-group-rosatom-further-develops-cooperation-with-africa-2018-07-06 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490938 1530541319 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bilateral nuclear agreement signed between Russians and Rwandans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bilateral-nuclear-agreement-signed-between-russians-and-rwandans-2018-06-25 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:48:00 +0200 490770 1529937248 1529934480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735616_resized_russiarwandanuclearmou1022.jpg Rosatom Deputy Director General Nikolay Spasskiy (right) and Ambassador Jeanne d’Arc Mujawamariya pose with their copies of the MoU 511 287 Nontechnical issues present the main obstacles to nuclear’s role in future energy mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-could-still-be-part-of-south-africas-energy-mix-but-key-non-technical-issues-must-be-addressed-2018-06-22 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489033 1529394871 1529618400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734056_resized_uncertain.jpg 511 287 Swiss place efficiency at heart of post-nuclear energy strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swiss-place-efficiency-at-heart-of-post-nuclear-energy-strategy-2018-06-18 Terence Creamer ENERGY STRATEGY Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:30:00 +0200 489992 1530629792 1529314200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733833_resized_empanest1022.jpg Testing new building innovations at the Empa NEST 511 287 Necsa has suspended radioisotope production because of a non-risk technical problem http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-has-suspended-radioisotope-production-because-of-a-non-risk-technical-problem-2018-06-06 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:17:00 +0200 488858 1528280317 1528276620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731268_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane6.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s complex at Pelindaba, west of Pretoria 511 287 SA no longer has agreement with Russians on nuclear, says Radebe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-no-longer-has-agreement-with-russians-on-nuclear-says-radebe-2018-06-04 News24Wire Nuclear Mon, 04 Jun 2018 08:56:00 +0200 488565 1528100038 1528095360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730558_resized_jeffradebe0905181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 South Africa to release new-look renewables bid window in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-release-new-look-renewables-bid-window-in-november-2018-06-01 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:30:00 +0200 488541 1527864523 1527863400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730508_resized_jeffradebe04042018dylan1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287