Engineering News | Renewable Energy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/renewable-energy Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:24:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Fourways office park goes solar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fourways-office-park-goes-solar-2018-12-14 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY; PROPERTY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:48:00 +0200 507598 1544777372 1544777280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772648_resized_willowwoodsolarproject1220181022.jpg Willow Wood solar 511 287 Off-grid rural home concept launched in Rwanda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bboxx-launches-off-grid-rural-home-concept-2018-12-14 Schalk Burger ENERGY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506579 1544618880 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770353_resized_bboxxtomorrowruralhome11181022.jpg MODERN RURAL HOME The Bboxx rural home is designed to bring the on-grid experience in an off-grid location 511 287 Self-sustaining clean energy system developed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/self-sustaining-clean-energy-system-developed-2018-11-29 Paige Müller Top Energy Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506031 1544697035 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769188_resized_emissionsregulationsrequireoilrefineryupgradesbloomberg0820171022.jpg ZERO EMISSIONS The Hyson Sustainable Energy ‘Power Tower’ allows for the recycling of liquefied carbon dioxide and water used in the energy generation process, resulting in zero harmful emissions 511 287 Solar PV uptake expected to double http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-pv-uptake-expected-to-double-2018-11-29 Paige Müller Top Energy Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506027 1544697071 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769287_resized_piasolarpaige1022.jpg NO THREAT POSED The adoption of renewable-energy systems neither poses an immediate nor a significant threat to workers in the local coal industry 511 287 LHWP Phase II ensures employment opportunities in January 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhwp-phase-ii-ensures-employment-opportunities-in-january-2019-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505872 1544618921 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768927_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatse1022.jpg LESOTHO HIGHLANDS WATER PROJECT The road infrastructure works will help improve access to basic services and facilities, as well as reduce travelling time and stimulate local business ventures 511 287 LHDA workshop places contractors in better bidding position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-workshop-places-contractors-in-better-bidding-position-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505889 1544618964 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768937_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam1022.jpg WATER PROVIDES CONTRACTS Workshops were successfully held to ensure that small businesses can bid for construction projects on the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 Prequalification for construction of Phase 2 works on LHWP to launch in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prequalification-for-construction-of-phase-2-works-on-lhwp-to-launch-in-january-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:54:00 +0200 507447 1544697147 1544691240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tanzania to sign deal this week for $3bn power plant – President http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-to-sign-deal-this-week-for-3bn-power-plant-president-2018-12-12 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:56:00 +0200 507296 1544601568 1544601360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 15 on Orange’s PVT energy system now fully operational http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/15-on-oranges-pvt-energy-system-now-fully-operational-2018-12-11 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:50:00 +0200 507233 1544536406 1544536200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771831_resized_renewableenergynewsouthernenergysolaruscapetownslargestpvtinstallationtodate31220181022.jpg The newly installed Solarus energy system on the roof of the 15 on Orange Hotel, in Cape Town 511 287 DLO Energy Resources invests in 30 MW solar plant in Nigeria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dlo-energy-resources-invests-in-30-mw-solar-plant-in-nigeria-2018-12-10 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:50:00 +0200 507113 1544453561 1544453400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771521_resized_lrdrabdulkareemmayeremdofkadunapowersupplycompanylindamabhenaolagunjuandjimilawalspecialadvisertothegovernor1220181022.jpg From L-R: Kaduna Power Supply Company MD Dr Abdulkareem Mayere, Linda Mabhena-Olagunju and special adviser to the governor Jimi Lawal 511 287 Attracting investors to green technology in the Atlantis SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/attracting-investors-to-green-technology-in-the-atlantis-sez-2018-12-07 Kim Cloete SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:19:00 +0200 506870 1544164173 1544163540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ventilation key to genset safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ventilation-key-to-genset-safety-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Renewable Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505424 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767912_resized_resizedgeneratorsceomichaelvanniekerkaspfire1120181022.jpg MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK Generators can be a potential source of fire ignition, owing to the high temperatures of the manifold, if not stored correctly 511 287 Sugar dumping remains a crisis for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-dumping-remains-a-crisis-for-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Renewable Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505415 1544102102 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767965_resized_sugarfairplayfranciosbairdmarch1118attributetofairplay1022.jpg FRANCOIS BAIRD If the local sugar industry is not assisted soon, the flood of imports will result in contraction, consolidation, closures and job losses 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76851_2018-11-12_fairplay_-_hd_web.mp485159744Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Local manufacturer supplies backup power to new Sandton development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-supplies-backup-power-to-new-sandton-development-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505399 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 TwinPower generator doubles the power, flexibility of containerised gensets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinpower-generator-doubles-the-power-flexibility-of-containerised-gensets-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505094 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Eskom to increase OCGT use at certain power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-increase-ocgt-use-at-certain-power-stations-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Renewable Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505414 1544166347 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 South Africa should not be over-reliant on renewable energy for its future electricity needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-not-be-over-reliant-on-renewable-energy-for-its-future-electricity-needs-2018-12-06 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:25:00 +0200 506797 1544101139 1544099100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770852_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine60114duane1022.jpg Jeffreys Bay wind farm 511 287 EVs to become main driver of battery storage deployment over next decade, says Fitch Solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evs-to-become-main-driver-of-battery-storage-deployment-over-next-decade-says-fitch-solutions-2018-12-05 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / BATTERY METALS Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 506689 1544079007 1544020020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sener advocates for IRP policy adjustment to cater for ‘reliable, carbon-free’ CSP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sener-advocates-for-irp-policy-adjustment-to-cater-for-reliable-carbon-free-csp-2018-12-04 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:20:00 +0200 506540 1543934813 1543933200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770290_resized_siyabongambanjwasener12181022dylan.jpg Sener Southern Africa regional MD Siyabonga Mbanjwa 511 287 Kenya starts construction of 83 MW geothermal plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-starts-construction-of-83-mw-geothermal-plant-2018-12-04 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:54:00 +0200 506533 1543932256 1543931640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Pollutec covers full spectrum of environmental industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pollutec-covers-full-spectrum-of-environmental-industry-2018-12-03 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:12:00 +0200 506401 1543847448 1543846320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769990_resized_pollutecoceanpollution2tasneembulbulia1120181022.jpg Display depicting ocean pollution 511 287 DST hosts hydrogen fuel cell technology conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dst-hosts-hydrogen-fuel-cell-technology-conference-2018-12-03 Nadine James ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:58:00 +0200 506381 1543847466 1543841880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 African renewables IPP to list on Mauritian Stock Exchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-renewables-ipp-to-list-on-mauritian-stock-exchange-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:22:00 +0200 506373 1543839802 1543839720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 100 MW Karoshoek Solar One CSP project commissioned in Northern Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-karoshoek-solar-one-csp-project-commissioned-in-northern-cape-2018-12-03 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:48:00 +0200 506346 1543831031 1543830480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769885_resized_photo1karoshoeksolarone1220181022.jpg Karoshoek Solar One plant 511 287 100 MW CSP project, developed by black-owned IPP, enters commercial operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-csp-project-developed-by-black-owned-ipp-enters-commercial-operation-2018-11-30 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:55:00 +0200 506260 1543587169 1543578900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769705_resized_ilangacsp111181022.jpg The Ilanga CSP1 plant 511 287 First institutional anaerobic digester launched at NPO’s Johannesburg premises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-institutional-anaerobic-digester-launched-at-npos-johannesburg-premises-2018-11-28 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 28 Nov 2018 16:34:00 +0200 506012 1543415880 1543415640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769152_resized_sanedi1118simone1022.jpg The University of South Africa, Exxaro Resources and the South African National Energy Development Institution on Wednesday launched its first institutional anaerobic digester at nonprofit organisation EARTH Centre’s premises, in Johannesburg 511 287 Zambia targets 200 MW of solar power to reduce hydro dependency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-targets-200-mw-of-solar-power-to-reduce-hydro-dependency-2018-11-28 Reuters ELECTRICITY Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:15:00 +0200 505954 1543393057 1543392900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eurasian Resources Group secures electricity supply for DRC copper mine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eurasian-resources-group-secures-electricity-supply-for-drc-copper-mine-2018-11-27 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:54:00 +0200 505829 1543402594 1543308840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Resolute procures 40 MW solar hybrid power plant for Syama http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resolute-procures-40-mw-solar-hybrid-power-plant-for-syama-2018-11-26 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD/ENERGY Mon, 26 Nov 2018 15:26:00 +0200 505770 1543240367 1543238760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 100 MW Kathu CSP to enter commercial operation in early 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-kathu-csp-to-enter-commercial-operation-in-early-2019-2018-11-26 Creamer Media Reporter RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 26 Nov 2018 15:15:00 +0200 505767 1543238356 1543238100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768663_resized_kathucsp1022.jpeg The 100 MW Kathu Solar Park 511 287 Study under way to help shape policy needed to transition from coal-based to renewable energy ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-under-way-to-help-shape-policy-needed-to-transition-from-coal-based-to-renewable-energy-systems-2018-11-21 Simone Liedtke COAL / RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:45:00 +0200 505373 1542811836 1542811500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767825_resized_bilainuoboirien11181022dylan.jpg University of Johannesburg professor Bilainu Oboirien 511 287 Big plans afoot for training more young people in renewable energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-plans-afoot-for-training-more-young-people-in-renewable-energy-2018-11-20 Kim Cloete RENEWABLES Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:15:00 +0200 505260 1542780296 1542748500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa’s coal output continues to decline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-coal-output-continues-to-decline-2018-11-20 Simone Liedtke COAL Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:58:00 +0200 505229 1542725252 1542718680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767444_resized_0010e2.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76793_2018-11-20_fff_xavier_prevost_hdweb.mp449268984XMP Consultants senior coal analyst Xavier Prevost speaks to Mining Weekly Online on the sidelines of the Clean Coal Technologies conference about the current and future trends in coal production, trade and markets in South Africa. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. XMP Consultants senior coal analyst Xavier Prevost speaks to Mining Weekly Online on the sidelines of the Clean Coal Technologies conference about the current and future trends in coal production, trade and markets in South Africa. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. The battery boom to attract $620bn in investment by 2040 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-battery-boom-to-attract-620bn-in-investment-by-2040-2018-11-19 Bloomberg ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:20:00 +0200 505104 1542619652 1542619200 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Upcoming protest not the first amid talks of transition away from coal – SAWEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-protest-not-the-first-amid-talks-of-transition-away-from-coal-sawea-2018-11-16 Simone Liedtke WIND ENERGY / LABOUR Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:39:00 +0200 505031 1542375626 1542375540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Vanadium batteries the solution to meet growing energy storage demand – Bushveld http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vanadium-batteries-the-solution-to-meet-growing-energy-storage-demand-bushveld-2018-11-14 Simone Liedtke VANADIUM/ENERGY STORAGE Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:40:00 +0200 504737 1542207415 1542202800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0