Engineering News | Power & Electricity World Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/power Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:47:10 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 PEWA to set stage for African energy investment once again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pewa-to-set-stage-for-african-energy-investment-once-again-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480043 1520864512 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711474_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg POWER UNITED Terrapinn is expecting about 8 000 attendees from more than 40 African countries, including 350 exhibitors and 300 speakers, to attend PEWA 2018 511 287 Eskom to use PEWA as engagement platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-use-pewa-as-engagement-platform-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480044 1520864512 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711488_resized_jabumabuza90712duane1022.jpg JABU MABUZA PEWA organiser Terrapinn believes Eskom’s issues will stabilise, especially with strengthened governance that entailed the appointment of the new Eskom chairperson and board 511 287 Energy management automation products to be exhibited at PEWA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-management-automation-products-to-be-exhibited-at-pewa-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479909 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711150_resized_carlogavazziem270energymetermagnetgrouppewa0320181022.jpg EM270 ENERGY METER Carlo Gavazzi’s quick-fit 3-phase energy analyser with DIN rail or panel mounting capability will be showcased by Magnet Group at Power & Electricity World Africa 511 287 Engine manufacturer offers new generator engine series http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engine-manufacturer-offers-new-generator-engine-series-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479912 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711147_resized_robinkuriakosecumminspewa0320181022.jpg ROBIN KURIAKOSE Cummins aims to get maximum power density from its gensets, from a cylinder capacity perspective and a footprint size perspective 511 287 Sarens siba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarens-siba-2018-03-16 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480919 1520925907 1521151200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713527_resized_southdeep21022.jpg 511 287 Arc 1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-1-2018-03-16 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480916 1520925939 1521151200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713518_resized_photo1022.jpg 511 287 PV monitoring solutions cater for increasing solar use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pv-monitoring-solutions-cater-for-increasing-solar-use-2018-03-01 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479916 1521033620 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711139_resized_solarlogpewa0320181022.jpg PLATFORM FOR PURPOSE Solar-Log says PEWA has been the best place for the company to enter into the South African market while learning about PV requirements 511 287 Waste-to-energy significant to Africa’s energy mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-to-energy-in-africa-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480075 1521033645 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711561_resized_wastemanagementbloomberg0920161022.jpg POWER IN WASTE With 54-million people generating waste in South Africa, the potential to use that waste for energy conversion is promising 511 287 Microgrid powers Kruger Park lodge resort http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/microgrid-powers-kruger-park-lodge-resort-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445121 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630954_resized_krugerbatteryroomsaltwateraquionbatteries03171022.jpg WORTH ITS SALT The saltwater batteries have been sized to comfortably support the lodge's loads during overcast conditions 511 287 Power products on display at Solar Show Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-products-on-display-at-solar-show-africa-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445100 1489473857 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630913_resized_kp100lpvinverteromron03171022.jpg ONE OF A KIND Omron will use this African renewable-energy exhibition to display the only potential induced degradation 511 287 Lack of reliable power supply hinders Africa’s growth – trade commission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-reliable-power-supply-hinders-africas-growth-trade-commission-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445111 1489473857 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630906_resized_johannesbrunneraustriantradecommision0103171022.jpg JOHANNES BRUNNER There is significant interest in Africa in terms of the opportunities available for companies in renewable-energy and energy-storage 511 287 Automation products on display at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-products-on-display-at-power-electricity-world-africa-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445179 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631134_resized_carlogavazzienergymeter03171022.jpg ENERGY METER Carlo Gavazzi energy meters, current transformers and energy-efficiency monitoring solutions will be exhibited at stand J5 511 287 Amid challenges, power sector offers massive opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-power-sector-offers-massive-challenges-opportunities-conference-organisers-2017-03-03 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445217 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631155_resized_powerlines62236041h252361bloomburg1022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Africa’s largest power and electricity event offers innovative, cost-effective means of tackling Africa’s power challenges 511 287 Stainless steel body hopes to boost product demand at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stainless-steel-body-hopes-to-boost-product-demand-at-event-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445117 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630932_resized_sassdaexecutivedirectorjohntarbotonstanding1022.jpg JOHN TARBOTON The Eiffel Tower competition will be launched for the first time at the event and first prize is an all-expenses-paid trip to Paris 511 287 Govt’s involvement in promoting energy efficiency needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-needs-to-be-more-involved-in-promoting-energy-efficiency-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445159 1489754212 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631063_resized_industrialenergyeffieicenypanelfabruary2017ncpc1022.jpg INDUSTRIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY WORKSHOP The event held on February 22 focused on challenges of rising energy costs 511 287 Carport can provide shade and electricity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/your-carport-can-provide-shade-and-electricity-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401589 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516411_resized_sinetechsolarcarport1022.jpeg DUAL PURPOSE The 72 m² carport provides shade and protection from the elements while generating 11.52 kWp of power a day 511 287 Rural areas could benefit from decentralised energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rural-areas-could-benefit-from-decentralised-energy-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401604 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516449_resized_014gerhardswart1022.jpeg GERHARD SWART In most African countries, the electricity grids are failing and generation capacity is degrading rapidly 511 287 Conference to attract twice as much footfall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-attract-twice-as-much-footfall-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401612 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516479_resized_dsc56021022.jpeg TWICE THE SIZE Guests from 33 African countries will visit the Power and Electricity World Africa showcase being held at the Sandton Convention Centre 511 287 Africa viable option for investment in power infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-viable-option-for-investment-in-power-infrastructure-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401616 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516504_resized_bloombergsolarpanelsarecleanedatapowerstationinnewdelhi15021682h9464991022.jpeg NATURAL ENERGY The migration from traditional to renewable-energy sources has encouraged foreign investment opportunities 511 287 Steel producer for PV system to exhibit at expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-producer-for-pv-system-to-exhibit-at-expo-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401897 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000517445_resized_6471022.jpeg PV SYSTEMS The Alberton-based company supplies engineering, procurement and construction companies which are involved in the installation of ground-mounted PV systems 511 287 Clarke Energy provides reliable energy solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clarke-energy-provides-reliable-energy-solutions-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401913 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000517462_resized_jenbacherengine1022.jpeg JENBACHER General Electric's Jenbacher has been a proven stalwart with regards to energy saving as more than 500 absorption chillers have been delivered worldwide 511 287 Storage a key component for modern energy supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-a-key-component-for-modern-energy-supply-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401607 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516457_resized_201505211307561022.jpeg BULK STORAGE Bulk energy storage will be advantageous for African power and electricity providers, as increased wind and solar energy is being absorbed by national grids  511 287 Energy storage system to be launched at conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-system-to-be-launched-at-conference-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401599 1459777399 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516436_resized_201602171053481022.jpeg INSTANT ENERGY Two variants of the Tesla Powerwall system have been launch globally, the 7 kWh and 10 kWh variant, but currently only the 7 kWh Powerwall is available in Africa 511 287