Engineering News | Solar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/solar Sat, 22 Sep 2018 03:05:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Shift to renewables to become a growing trend in the mining sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shift-to-renewables-to-become-a-growing-trend-in-the-mining-sector-2018-09-10 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLES Mon, 10 Sep 2018 16:45:00 +0200 498305 1536591641 1536590700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Brenmiller Energy markets thermal generation, storage solution into African countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brenmiller-energy-markets-thermal-generation-storage-solution-into-african-countries-2018-09-06 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 498015 1536244775 1536244440 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Feasibility study contractor selected for Mozambique energy project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/feasibility-study-contractor-selected-for-mozambique-energy-project-2018-09-06 Tasneem Bulbulia SOLAR ENERGY Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:58:00 +0200 497979 1536239456 1536238680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Montego expands Eastern Cape pet food factory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/montego-expands-eastern-cape-pet-food-factory-2018-08-24 Schalk Burger AGROPROCESSING Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496389 1535439110 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748753_resized_montegopetnutritionfactory08181022.jpg MONTEGO PET NUTRITION FACTORY The company distributes to nearly 2 000 stores across 16 countries, including South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Tanzania and the United Arab Emirates 511 287 Ring-fence Eskom’s ‘bad bank’ generation assets, says energy expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ring-fence-eskoms-bad-bank-generation-assets-says-energy-expert-2018-08-29 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Aug 2018 16:05:00 +0200 497163 1536237802 1535551500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750548_resized_antoneberharduct08181022dylan.jpg Professor Anton Eberhard 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75825_2018-08-30_utilityofthefuture_cg_-_hd_web.mp440185643University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business’ Professor Anton Eberhard outlines a ‘pragmatic’ restructuring plan for Eskom. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Recorded: 28.8.2018 University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business’ Professor Anton Eberhard outlines a ‘pragmatic’ restructuring plan for Eskom. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Recorded: 28.8.2018 US Trade and Development Agency grants $1.2m funding for Mozambique solar project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-trade-and-development-agency-grants-12m-funding-for-mozambique-solar-project-2018-08-28 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:51:00 +0200 497008 1535460723 1535460660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solar body raises concern over procurement gap, as lobby group slams inclusion of IPP coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-body-raises-concern-over-procurement-gap-as-lobby-group-slams-inclusion-of-ipp-coal-2018-08-28 Terence Creamer IRP REACTION Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:55:00 +0200 496961 1535446756 1535446500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750119_resized_enelpulinda87591022.jpeg 511 287 Two solar plants opened in Namibia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-solar-plants-opened-in-namibia-2018-08-23 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 23 Aug 2018 16:04:00 +0200 496649 1535033130 1535033040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749341_resized_ejuvagobabisnamibia0820181022.jpg Ejuva solar project in Gobabis, Namibia 511 287 Fund manager Vantage provides R2bn for six South African renewable energy projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fund-manager-vantage-provides-r2bn-for-six-south-african-renewable-energy-projects-2018-08-14 African News Agency RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:43:00 +0200 495547 1534229265 1534228980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Juwi to build, operate three REIPPPP Round 4 solar PV projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/juwi-to-build-operate-three-reipppp-round-4-solar-pv-projects-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:34:00 +0200 495525 1534171940 1534170840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746602_resized_renewableenergyjuwirenewableenergies250mwsolarpvproject20820181022.jpg 511 287 Company appoints resellers to install sealing systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-appoints-resellers-to-install-sealing-systems-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Solar Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493792 1533633607 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742811_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane1022.jpg SOLAR SEALING Southern Africa Master Distributors is in negotiations to supply Beele Engineering products for a solar plant, in the Northern Cape 511 287 Anticipated growth for solar furnace market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-anticipated-for-solar-furnace-market-2018-08-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Solar Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493854 1533891915 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742919_resized_lionsmelterferrochrome131014duane1022.jpg VERSATILE Solar furnaces can be installed for controlling heat generation during high temperature processes 511 287 R12m solar PV plant to be installed at Liberty Midlands Mall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r12m-solar-pv-plant-to-be-installed-at-liberty-midlands-mall-2018-08-08 Nadine James SOLAR Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:23:00 +0200 495201 1533736352 1533734580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SENER, Acciona initiate salt melting process at Kathu CSP project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sener-acciona-initiate-salt-melting-process-at-kathu-csp-project-2018-08-06 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:30:00 +0200 494955 1533565950 1533565800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745572_resized_senertrough2systematkathusolarpark0820181022.jpg SENERtrough-2 system at Kathu Solar Park's concentrated solar power plant 511 287 Energy access a catalyst for economic growth, says green energy company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-a-catalyst-for-economic-growth-says-green-energy-company-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 16:52:00 +0200 494845 1533536900 1533307920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745264_resized_davidmasureikceonewsouthernenergy0818creamermedia1022.jpg New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75557_2018-08-02_david_masureik_-_hd_web.mp430417263New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Agreement stokes West African renewable-energy market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-stokes-west-african-renewable-energy-market-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492246 1533214111 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Floating solar PV solution could hold benefits for South African end-users – Black & Veatch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/floating-solar-pv-solution-could-hold-benefits-for-south-african-end-users-black-veatch-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:38:00 +0200 494418 1533109225 1533109080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape Town pushes ahead with plans for more renewable energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-pushes-ahead-with-plans-for-more-renewable-energy-2018-07-26 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:54:00 +0200 493884 1532603040 1532602440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743025_resized_capetownsolarrooftopbykimcloete1022.jpg 511 287 BioTherm reaches financial close on four renewables projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biotherm-reaches-financial-close-on-four-renewables-projects-2018-07-25 Creamer Media Reporter RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 25 Jul 2018 12:58:00 +0200 493654 1532516738 1532516280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As crops dry, Malawi turns to solar irrigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-crops-dry-malawi-turns-to-solar-irrigation-2018-07-23 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 23 Jul 2018 14:25:00 +0200 493370 1532350721 1532348700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 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 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 Solar 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 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 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 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 Eskom secures R1.35bn loan from KfW to integrate Northern Cape 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 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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 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 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