Engineering News | Renewable Energy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/renewable-energy Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:10:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 More calls for Eskom to be restructured http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-calls-for-eskom-to-be-restructured-2018-06-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:48:00 +0200 490326 1529503167 1529502480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Energy forum panelists reiterate need for regional integration in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-forum-panelists-reiterate-need-for-regional-integration-in-africa-2018-06-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:23:00 +0200 490269 1529490040 1529486580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewables, decentralisation top energy trends in Africa – Aggreko http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-decentralisation-top-energy-trends-in-africa-aggreko-2018-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:23:00 +0200 490184 1529420880 1529418180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734297_resized_africaenergyforum20618marleny1022.jpg 511 287 AfDB pledges $12bn for Africa’s energy development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-pledges-12bn-for-africas-energy-development-2018-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:03:00 +0200 490180 1529417588 1529416980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global interest in investing in African energy sector picking up – Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-interest-in-investing-in-african-energy-sector-picking-up-minister-2018-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:22:00 +0200 490176 1529416605 1529414520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa ahead of renewable energy curve – adviser http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-ahead-of-renewable-energy-curve-adviser-2018-06-19 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:31:00 +0200 490158 1529411724 1529411460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734216_resized_renewableenergysolarpower062018mainstreamrenewablepower1022.jpg 511 287 Global utility ENGIE says focused on off-grid energy provision in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-utility-engie-says-focused-on-off-grid-energy-provision-in-africa-2018-06-19 African News Agency ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:53:00 +0200 490094 1529395126 1529394780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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 1529314493 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 SOURCE hydropanel launches in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/source-hydropanel-launches-in-s-africa-2018-06-14 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:16:00 +0200 489739 1528979134 1528978560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733229_resized_zeromasswatersourcehydropanel062018marleny1022.jpg Zero Mass Water's SOURCE hydropanel 511 287 Egypt, Ethiopia agree to settle differences over Nile mega-dam http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-agree-to-settle-differences-over-nile-mega-dam-2018-06-11 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:01:00 +0200 489298 1528705736 1528704060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy discussion must be resolved soonest to spur economic transformation – Dr Yves Guenon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-discussion-must-be-resolved-soonest-to-spur-economic-transformation-dr-yves-guenon-2018-06-08 Nadine James RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:41:00 +0200 489250 1528719290 1528461660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Energy efficiency could massively reduce global carbon emissions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-and-energy-efficiency-could-massively-reduce-global-carbon-emissions-2018-06-08 Donald Makhafola Renewable Energy Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487607 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728451_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine60114duane1022.jpg CLEAN ENERGY The world must work together in adopting strong policies, mobilising capital and driving innovation across the energy system 511 287 Interwaste uses innovation to convert waste into energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interwaste-uses-innovation-to-convert-waste-into-energy-2018-06-08 Donald Makhafola Renewable Energy Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487281 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727870_resized_bailedwaste062017interwaste1022.jpg WASTE-TO-ENERGY Companies are committed to reduce their carbon emissions footprint and looking at alternative sources of fuel, as well as renewable energy 511 287 Zest to enter renewables market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-manufacturer-zest-to-enter-renewables-industry-2018-05-25 Shannon de Ryhove Renewable Energy Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487750 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Demand rising for funding for grid-tied renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increasing-demand-for-renewable-energy-financial-instruments-2018-06-08 Schalk Burger Renewable Energy Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487965 1528177099 1528408800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729251_resized_absarenewableenergyheadjustinschmidt05181022.jpg JUSTIN SCHMIDT Most companies will rely on more than one source of energy, and the most compelling business cases currently are grid-tied solutions 511 287 Good corporate citizenship in a post-State-capture South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-corporate-citizenship-in-a-post-state-capture-sa-2018-06-08 Kim Cloete ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL & GOVERNANCE – 1 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487877 1528189643 1528408800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730889_resized_clearing.jpg 511 287 Reinstatement of Eskom system reports seen as way to rebuild trust through transparency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reinstatement-of-eskom-system-reports-seen-as-way-to-rebuild-trust-through-transparency-2018-06-07 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 07 Jun 2018 16:55:00 +0200 489137 1528384984 1528383300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731814_resized_bernardmagoroeskom06181022dylan.jpeg Eskom system operator Bernard Magoro 511 287 Eskom must diversify its energy mix – MacColl http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-must-diversify-its-energy-mix-maccoll-2018-06-07 Nadine James RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 07 Jun 2018 16:44:00 +0200 489134 1528446267 1528382640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Interest in IFC’s solar procurement solution growing across Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interest-in-ifcs-solar-procurement-solution-growing-across-africa-2018-06-06 Terence Creamer SOLAR PROCUREMENT Wed, 06 Jun 2018 15:00:00 +0200 488918 1528290511 1528290000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731355_resized_saleemkarimjee2102201.jpeg IFC country manager Saleem Karimjee 511 287 Another two South African wind projects reach financial close http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/another-two-south-african-wind-projects-reach-financial-close-2018-06-05 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 05 Jun 2018 14:50:00 +0200 488753 1528447460 1528203000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731060_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm1022.jpg 511 287 Record amount of renewable energy installed in 2017 - research http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/record-amount-of-renewable-energy-installed-in-2017---research-2018-06-04 Reuters RENEWABLES Mon, 04 Jun 2018 16:41:00 +0200 488643 1528180471 1528123260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Prepare for greater generation competition, Radebe tells Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prepare-for-greater-power-generation-competition-radebe-tells-eskom-2018-06-04 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:05:00 +0200 488609 1528183863 1528113900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730635_resized_powerlines10312duaneonlineen.jpeg 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 Renergen impairs hydro project to focus on South African natural gas market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-impairs-hydro-project-to-focus-on-south-african-natural-gas-market-2018-06-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:23:00 +0200 488522 1527861748 1527859380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Property sector increasingly embracing solar PV plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/property-sector-increasingly-embracing-solar-pv-plants-2018-06-01 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:57:00 +0200 488494 1527850759 1527850620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730430_resized_montanacrossingsolarpanel0520181022.jpg Montana Crossing solar panel rooftop 511 287 Kenyan solar energy firm signs 40 MW power deal with State-run utility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-solar-energy-firm-signs-40-mw-power-deal-with-state-run-utility-2018-05-31 Reuters SOLAR Thu, 31 May 2018 14:05:00 +0200 488346 1527768875 1527768300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 B2Gold opens 7 MW solar farm at Namibia mine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/b2gold-opens-7-mw-solar-farm-at-namibia-mine-2018-05-30 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 30 May 2018 12:37:00 +0200 488165 1527677027 1527676620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729726_resized_otjikotosolarfarmb2goldnamibianamibia0520181022.jpg Otjikoto solar farm in Namibia 511 287 Umoya study affirms social benefits of renewable energy IPPs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/umoya-study-affirms-social-benefits-of-renewable-energy-ipps-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT Tue, 29 May 2018 15:59:00 +0200 488066 1527602493 1527602340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729477_resized_hopefieldwindfarmumoyaenergy0520181022.jpg Hopefield Wind Farm 511 287 465 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