Engineering News | Renewable Energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/renewable-energy-1 Sat, 26 May 2018 16:03:43 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 465 TWh of renewable energy sourced by companies in 2017 – Irena http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/465-twh-of-renewable-energy-sourced-by-companies-in-2017-irena-2018-05-24 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 24 May 2018 16:22:00 +0200 487693 1527171804 1527171720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Coega perfectly poised to participate in lithium-ion battery industry – CDC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-perfectly-poised-to-participate-in-lithium-ion-battery-industry-cdc-2018-05-23 Simone Liedtke LITHIUM-ION BATTERIES Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:00 +0200 487528 1527087798 1527087600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Desalination’s future is going solar – TWS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/desalinations-future-is-going-solar-tws-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke WATER / DESALINATION / SOLAR Tue, 22 May 2018 15:11:00 +0200 487353 1526995133 1526994660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727849_resized_watermascaraturnkeywatersolutionsdesalinationplantinabudhabi0520181022.jpg 511 287 Researchers suggest 100% renewable energy system is plausible http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/researchers-suggest-100-renewable-energy-system-is-plausible-2018-05-18 Nadine James RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 18 May 2018 15:22:00 +0200 487106 1526651065 1526649720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Radebe officiates at launch of R9.4bn Xina Solar One plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/abengoa-2018-05-18 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLES Fri, 18 May 2018 14:48:00 +0200 487090 1526654971 1526647680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727252_resized_xinasolaronelauch318052018dylan1022.jpg 511 287 New research group to bridge skills gap at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-group-to-bridge-skills-gap-at-eskom-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Renewable Energy Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485305 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723756_resized_eskommedupipowerstationlephalalelimpopo240214duane1022jpg.jpeg HANDS ON Engineering students will get real world experience while helping tackle challenges Eskom faces 511 287 Toshiba signs MoUs to support African hydropower, geothermal roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-18 Schalk Burger Electricity Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485932 1526307380 1526594400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cranes company upgrades equipment at power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/konecranes-upgrades-lifting-equipment-at-power-stations-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Renewable Energy Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485447 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723399_resized_konecranes2cxtuno0520171022jpg.jpeg UPGRADING CRANES Konecranes is currently upgrading and replacing crane and lifting equipment at various Eskom power stations across South Africa 511 287 Rope specialist introduces drones to NDT at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-specialist-introduces-drones-to-nondestructive-testing-at-eskom-2018-05-02 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Renewable Energy Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485373 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723196_resized_skyriderseliosdrone05181022jpg.jpeg DRONE INSPECTIONS Skyriders has added a drone to its NDT testing offerings at Eskom facilities 511 287 Alternative energy continues to power Robben Island http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-energy-continues-to-power-robben-island-2018-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 17 May 2018 16:34:00 +0200 486967 1526568208 1526567640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nuclear, renewables must complement each other in South Africa – Cilliers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-renewables-must-complement-each-other-in-south-africa-cilliers-2018-05-17 Anine Kilian ENERGY Thu, 17 May 2018 16:29:00 +0200 486964 1526571320 1526567340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 India keen to do business with Africa’s energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/india-keen-to-do-business-with-africas-energy-sector-2018-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 17 May 2018 12:12:00 +0200 486896 1526631523 1526551920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 R3bn Rosslyn Hub to create 160 000 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r3-billion-rosslyn-hub-to-create-160-000-jobs-2018-05-16 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION Wed, 16 May 2018 22:06:00 +0200 486809 1526537928 1526501160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewable energy, plus gas, can meet South Africa's future energy needs – Greenpeace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-plus-gas-can-meet-south-africas-future-energy-needs-greenpeace-2018-05-16 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Wed, 16 May 2018 16:19:00 +0200 486799 1526481683 1526480340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Radebe sees energy contributing $25bn to South Africa’s $100bn investment target http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-sees-energy-contributing-25bn-to-south-africas-100bn-investment-target-2018-05-25 Terence Creamer ENERGY Wed, 16 May 2018 13:15:00 +0200 486749 1526472381 1526469300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726500_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Uganda power distributor Umeme to spend $1.2bn to expand grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-power-distributor-umeme-to-spend-12bn-to-expand-grid-2018-05-16 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 16 May 2018 10:41:00 +0200 486714 1526460799 1526460060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Radebe affirms South Africa’s commitment to renewable energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-affirms-south-africas-commitment-to-renewable-energy-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 15 May 2018 15:31:00 +0200 486622 1526392793 1526391060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726217_resized_jeffradebe150520181023.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Eskom says it intends to play a bigger role in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-says-it-intends-to-play-a-bigger-role-in-africa-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 May 2018 15:20:00 +0200 486617 1526391559 1526390400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nuclear to shape future energy solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shaping-africas-future-with-effective-energy-solutions-2018-05-11 Melissa Zisengwe Renewable Energy Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485053 1526024091 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722540_resized_desmuller10216duane1022.jpg DES MULLER highlights the importance of making smart choices regarding Africa’s energy planning 511 287 Egypt signs MoU with China's GCL for $2bn solar panel factory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-signs-mou-with-chinas-gcl-for-2bn-solar-panel-factory-2018-05-10 Reuters SOLAR Thu, 10 May 2018 15:54:00 +0200 486244 1525960627 1525960440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Radebe links IRP certainty to Ramaphosa’s $100bn investment drive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-links-irp-certainty-to-ramaphosas-100bn-investment-goal-2018-05-10 Terence Creamer ENERGY Thu, 10 May 2018 14:25:00 +0200 486210 1525975644 1525955100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725287_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Coca-Cola Beverages to tap into solar energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-beverages-to-tap-into-solar-energy-2018-05-09 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 09 May 2018 16:20:00 +0200 486078 1525876193 1525875600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia to complete 50 MW World Bank solar project in September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-to-complete-50-mw-world-bank-solar-project-in-september-2018-05-08 Reuters SOLAR Tue, 08 May 2018 14:01:00 +0200 485901 1525781013 1525780860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Renewable energy jobs reached 10.3m globally in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-jobs-reached-103m-globally-in-2017-2018-05-08 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 08 May 2018 11:06:00 +0200 485870 1525770594 1525770360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724410_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine190114duane1022.jpg 511 287 Toshiba, RentCo form geothermal power generation partnership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-rentco-form-geothermal-power-generation-partnership-2018-05-07 Schalk Burger ENERGY Mon, 07 May 2018 16:04:00 +0200 485809 1525705378 1525701840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa urged to consider CSP-PV blend to lower cost of dispatchable solar generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-urged-to-consider-csp-pv-blend-to-lower-cost-of-dispatchable-solar-generation-2018-05-07 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 07 May 2018 15:20:00 +0200 485799 1525775066 1525699200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724250_resized_xina21022.jpg The 100 MW XiNa Solar One parabolic-trough CSP power station in the Northern Cape 511 287 Black-owned energy group disputes notion that renewables programme is anti-transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/black-owned-energy-group-disputes-notion-that-renewables-programme-is-anti-transformation-2018-05-04 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 04 May 2018 15:30:00 +0200 485689 1525441267 1525440600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723939_resized_gqiraoleka1022.jpeg Pele Green Energy MD Gqi Raoleka 511 287 Initiative brings more German companies to AUW http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-brings-more-german-companies-to-auw-2018-05-04 Melissa Zisengwe Renewable Energy Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484123 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720451_resized_resprogramme04181022.jpg RENEWABLE ENERGY The initiative supports the implementation of flagship energy projects 511 287 Firm sees taxis and mine trucks as logical hydrogen transport pioneers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-public-transport-key-stepping-stone-for-sa-hydrogen-fuelled-transport-rts-africa-2018-05-04 Schalk Burger Hydrogen Transport Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484187 1524658283 1525384800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New funding triggers open call for project proposals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-funding-triggers-open-call-for-project-proposals-2018-05-04 Melissa Zisengwe Renewable Energy Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484134 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720469_resized_ndfsigning04181022.jpg SIGNED, SEALED AND DELIVERED The financial commitment was signed at the at Nordic Development Fund (NDF) in Finland 511 287 Toshiba signs African energy development MoUs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-03 Schalk Burger ENERGY Thu, 03 May 2018 16:00:00 +0200 485519 1525351735 1525356000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Revised IRP needs better energy choices to secure South Africa’s future – SAWEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revised-irp-needs-better-energy-choices-to-secure-south-africas-future-sawea-2018-05-02 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 02 May 2018 15:49:00 +0200 485390 1525269004 1525268940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA falling behind on renewable energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-falling-behind-on-renewable-energy-2018-05-02 News24Wire RENEWABLES Wed, 02 May 2018 14:05:00 +0200 485355 1525263317 1525262700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723173_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine410220114duane.jpg 511 287 Tanzania asks bank to finance hydropower project in heritage site http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-asks-bank-to-finance-hydropower-project-in-heritage-site-2018-04-30 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:00:00 +0200 485227 1525089731 1525089600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 World Bank approves $180m loan guarantee for Kenya's energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-approves-180m-loan-guarantee-for-kenyas-energy-sector-2018-04-30 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:54:00 +0200 485224 1525089373 1525089240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Power storage tech development on the rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-assessing-way-technology-will-change-electricity-generation-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Renewable Energy Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483925 1524227647 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719977_resized_himoinsageneratorsets0320171022.jpg POWER GENERATION The company provides several power generation, distribution and storage systems worldwide 511 287 Site survey recommended before installing power backup system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/site-survey-recommended-before-installing-power-backup-system-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Renewable Energy Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483818 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0