Engineering News | Renewable Energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/renewable-energy-1 Fri, 20 Jul 2018 23:51:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sixth solar challenge sees champions return, raft of new entries from abroad http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sixth-solar-challenge-sees-champions-return-raft-of-new-entries-from-abroad-2018-07-19 Irma Venter RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:03:00 +0200 493101 1532066516 1532005380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741272_resized_sasolsolarchallengepre201821022.jpg 511 287 Battery storage to benefit businesses, municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battery-storage-to-benefit-businesses-municipalities-2018-07-18 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:16:00 +0200 492960 1531925040 1531923360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Globeleq acquires Brookfield’s South African renewables portfolio http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/globeleq-acquires-brookfields-south-african-renewables-portfolio-2018-07-18 Anine Kilian RENEWABLES Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:02:00 +0200 492860 1532077465 1531911720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741500_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm21022.jpg 511 287 Electricity supply in Africa driven by market rather than player – PowerGen panel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-supply-in-africa-driven-by-market-rather-than-player-powergen-panel-2018-07-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:59:00 +0200 492858 1531987534 1531911540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Acwa Power, CEF to co-invest in Redstone CSP project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acwa-power-cef-to-co-invest-in-redstone-csp-project-2018-07-16 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:50:00 +0200 492750 1531749220 1531749000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740426_resized_acwapowerinvestmentagreementsignedwithcentralenergyfundsa20720181022.jpg Acwa investment agreement signed with CEF 511 287 Multimillion-rand French funding deal for drought-stricken Western Cape still needs ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multimillion-rand-french-funding-deal-for-drought-stricken-western-cape-still-needs-environmental-approval-2018-07-16 News24Wire WATER Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:53:00 +0200 492725 1531738543 1531738380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Ministers reiterate commitment to implementation of LHWP Phase 2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ministers-sanction-implementation-of-lhwp-phase-2-2018-07-16 Simone Liedtke WATER Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:48:00 +0200 492703 1531735111 1531734480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Thyssenkrupp launches industrial-scale water electrolysis solution for large projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thyssenkrupp-launches-industrial-scale-water-electrolysis-solution-for-large-projects-2018-07-13 Schalk Burger HYDROGEN Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:32:00 +0200 492623 1531485471 1531485120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Infrastructure-focused firm moving to raise capital for next round of acquisitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-focused-firm-moving-to-raise-capital-for-next-round-of-acquisitions-2018-07-13 Terence Creamer INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:20:00 +0200 492600 1531743169 1531470000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740136_resized_prudencelebina21022.jpg GAIA Infrastructure Capital CEO Prudence Lebina 511 287 Others expected to follow Coca-Cola’s solar leadership as costs fall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/others-expected-to-follow-coca-colas-solar-leadership-as-costs-fall-2018-07-13 Simone Liedtke ROOFTOP SOLAR Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491452 1531208673 1531432800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739142_resized_solar.jpg 511 287 Vacuum systems leak detection a first for Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leak-detection-technology-a-first-for-southern-africa-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Renewable Energy Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491171 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736485_resized_compressorsintegratedphoenix7191022.jpg FINDING THE SMALLEST LEAK The Leybold Phoenix Quadro leak detector can detect helium leaks 511 765 Wind energy industry warned of tough road ahead http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wind-energy-industry-warned-of-tough-road-ahead-2018-07-12 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:25:00 +0200 492547 1531406498 1531405500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739999_resized_gamesawindfarm1022.jpg 511 287 Zambia says debt restructuring will not disrupt Chinese projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-says-debt-restructuring-will-not-disrupt-chinese-projects-2018-07-12 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:55:00 +0200 492409 1531378623 1531378500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom and IPP deal to create more than 60 000 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-and-ipp-deal-to-create-more-than-60-000-jobs-2018-07-10 African News Agency Renewable Energy Tue, 10 Jul 2018 14:16:00 +0200 492242 1531226110 1531224960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739264_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine310220114duane.jpg 511 287 Swiss energy storage startup breathing new life into South African battery invention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-startup-breathing-new-life-into-south-african-battery-invention-2018-07-10 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Tue, 10 Jul 2018 08:35:00 +0200 492164 1531214620 1531204500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739075_resized_cordhenrichdustmann1022.jpg Battery Consult founder and MD Dr Cord-Henrich Dustmann 511 287 Mintek, Difeme partner to beneficiate quartz mined in the Northern Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mintek-difeme-partner-to-beneficiate-quartz-mined-in-the-northern-cape-2018-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi QUARTZ Thu, 05 Jul 2018 16:26:00 +0200 491875 1530801671 1530800760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Côte d'Ivoire eyes biomass power generation from cocoa waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cte-divoire-eyes-biomass-power-generation-from-cocoa-waste-2018-07-03 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:19:00 +0200 491559 1530620502 1530620340 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renewables into the grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-secures-r135bn-loan-from-kfw-to-integrate-northern-cape-renewables-into-the-grid-2018-06-29 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Fri, 29 Jun 2018 11:34:00 +0200 491251 1530268342 1530264840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736687_resized_solarcspparabolictroughbokpoortconcentratingsolarpowerplantnortherncape1010220516duane.jpg 511 287 With universal access in sight, SA’s electrification drive takes on new dimensions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrification-evolution-2018-06-29 Schalk Burger ELECTRIFICATION Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489969 1530001590 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735759_resized_beyond.jpg 511 287 South Africa calls for expanded Brics cooperation on energy transition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-calls-for-expanded-brics-cooperation-on-energy-transition-2018-06-28 Terence Creamer ENERGY Thu, 28 Jun 2018 15:30:00 +0200 491177 1530192820 1530192600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736455_resized_solarjobsbloomberg0620111022.jpeg 511 287 Renewable energy brings power and jobs to Clanwilliam http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-brings-power-and-jobs-to-clanwilliam-2018-06-27 African News Agency RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 27 Jun 2018 11:40:00 +0200 490984 1530093249 1530092400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Wärtsilä partners with Hyundai to advance second-life EV batteries for energy storage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wrtsil-partners-with-hyundai-to-advance-second-life-ev-batteries-for-energy-storage-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY STORAGE Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:32:00 +0200 490869 1530009313 1530009120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hybrid power generation on the rise – HIMOINSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hybrid-power-generation-on-the-rise-himoinsa-2018-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:43:00 +0200 490759 1529993903 1529930580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735642_resized_himoinsasouthernafricabusinessdevelopmentmanagermattbell0620181022.jpg HIMOINSA Southern Africa business development manager Matt Bell 511 287 Zambia shortlists ten firms for 100 MW solar projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-shortlists-ten-firms-for-100-mw-solar-projects-2018-06-22 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:13:00 +0200 490616 1529669718 1529669580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 IFC signs $34m financing agreement for Zambia solar project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifc-signs-34m-financing-agreement-for-zambia-solar-project-2018-06-22 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:06:00 +0200 490605 1529662096 1529661960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Restructuring Eskom top of South Africa's agenda – Nene http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/restructuring-eskom-top-of-south-africa-agenda-nene-2018-06-22 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:55:00 +0200 490589 1529676441 1529657700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735244_resized_nhlanhlanene901151022duane.jpg Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 World Bank approves $455m loan for Tanzania power projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-approves-455m-loan-for-tanzania-power-projects-2018-06-22 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:04:00 +0200 490557 1529651295 1529651040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New-look IPP bid documents will need to strike delicate balance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-look-ipp-bid-documents-will-need-to-strike-delicate-balance-2018-06-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:30:00 +0200 490514 1529587244 1529649000 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731426_resized_narvapowerplantbloomberg06181022.jpg DELIVERY DONE Sustainable energy solutions provider Sumitomo SHI FW has successfully completed a circulating fluidised-bed boiler technology upgrade project at energy group Enefit’s Narva power plant 511 287 SAGCC, partners aim to digitalise industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sagcc-german-partners-aim-to-digitalise-local-industries-2018-06-22 Melissa Zisengwe Renewable Energy Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488910 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731988_resized_supplychain0618bloomberg10222.jpg NEW STANDARD There is a shift towards automation and digitalisation of supply chains 511 287 Siemens boss outlines how China’s BRI will benefit 70% of global population http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/free-and-fair-trade-a-precondition-for-a-better-world-siemens-ceo-2018-06-22 Zandile Mavuso BELT & ROAD INITIATIVE Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489562 1529389404 1529618400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Zambia aiming for power prices that reflect costs by end 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-aims-for-cost-reflective-electricity-prices-by-end-2018-2018-06-21 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:43:00 +0200 490435 1529591061 1529574180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 NGOs rate South Africa’s transition to a green economy at five out of ten http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-rate-south-africas-transition-to-a-green-economy-at-five-out-of-ten-2018-06-21 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:20:00 +0200 490427 1529574435 1529572800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cost competitiveness key for a thriving energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-competitiveness-key-for-a-thriving-energy-sector-2018-06-20 Anine Kilian ENERGY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:48:00 +0200 490346 1529506823 1529506080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0