Engineering News | Solar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/solar Sat, 17 Nov 2018 23:22:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Flexibility to take on ‘unprecedented importance’ as renewables rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flexibility-to-take-on-unprecedented-importance-as-renewables-rise-2018-11-13 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:45:00 +0200 504618 1542121277 1542120300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766101_resized_droogfontein1022.jpeg 511 287 Electrifying the world no panacea for global warming, IEA says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrifying-the-world-no-panacea-for-global-warming-iea-says-2018-11-13 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:17:00 +0200 504531 1542121368 1542089820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Lazard says ‘inflection point’ reached making new renewables cheaper than existing coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lazard-says-inflection-point-reached-making-new-renewables-cheaper-than-existing-coal-2018-11-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:25:00 +0200 504355 1541773322 1541769900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765610_resized_windfarm06071022.jpeg 511 287 Wartsila wins contract to build two Kenyan solar-power farms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wartsila-wins-contract-to-build-two-kenyan-solar-power-farms-2018-11-08 Bloomberg RENEWABLES Thu, 08 Nov 2018 16:15:00 +0200 504262 1541687068 1541686500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Africa poised to be global renewable-energy leader – AfDB president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-poised-to-be-global-renewable-energy-leader-afdb-president-2018-11-08 Terence Creamer INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:16:00 +0200 504199 1541757449 1541679360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765246_resized_akinwumiadesina1118reuters1022.jpg AfDB president Dr Akinwumi Adesina 511 287 Prices for renewable energy likely to drop further, suggests energy expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prices-for-renewable-energy-likely-to-drop-further-suggests-energy-expert-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:50:00 +0200 504103 1541602795 1541602200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New oil, gas opportunities emerge in Sudan, Niger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-oil-gas-opportunities-emerge-in-sudan-niger-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:57:00 +0200 504038 1541581845 1541581020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom launches microgrid pilot plant in Free State http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-launches-microgrid-pilot-plant-in-free-state-2018-11-05 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:08:00 +0200 503697 1541409073 1541405280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Calls to even out procurement for wind energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-to-even-out-procurement-for-wind-energy-2018-10-29 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:53:00 +0200 503112 1540818902 1540817580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Business concerned about coal sector job losses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-concerned-about-coal-sector-job-losses-2018-10-26 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 26 Oct 2018 23:19:00 +0200 503024 1540793256 1540588740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CSIR points to 30 000 net jobs gain in electricity to 2030, despite fall in coal jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-points-to-30-000-net-jobs-gain-in-electricity-to-2030-despite-fall-in-coal-jobs-2018-10-26 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:08:00 +0200 502971 1540621950 1540548480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762781_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm21022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76543_wright_2018.pdf5719007A presentation outlining the CSIR's formal response to the draft IRP 2018http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76544_wright_2018a.pdf35135405CSIR's formal comments on the Draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2018 A presentation outlining the CSIR's formal response to the draft IRP 2018CSIR's formal comments on the Draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2018 South Africa prepares for an electrified future http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-prepares-for-an-electrified-future-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Solar Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501461 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759615_resized_2018sscportelizabethcrowds1022.jpg INSPIRING STUDENTS The Sasol Solar Challenge aims to inspire students to take up science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects 511 287 South32 foresees short-term volatility, but long-term growth, sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south32-foresees-short-term-volatility-but-long-term-growth-sustainability-2018-10-25 Schalk Burger DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:26:00 +0200 502808 1540543108 1540463160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Siemens launches distributed energy system as solution to Africa’s energy transition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siemens-launches-distributed-energy-system-as-solution-to-africas-energy-transition-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:22:00 +0200 502769 1540461289 1540455720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762325_resized_siemenssolarcarparkmidrand10181022dylan.jpg Siemens HQ and its solar car park in Midrand, Johannesburg 511 287 Mali's first independent power project to start up next week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/malis-first-independent-power-project-to-start-up-next-week-2018-10-25 Reuters ENERGY Thu, 25 Oct 2018 08:46:00 +0200 502746 1540458243 1540449960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom gearing up for big grid-scale battery storage roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-gearing-up-for-big-grid-scale-battery-storage-roll-out-2018-10-22 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502438 1540220175 1540217700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761607_resized_eskomresearchcentregermiston110917duane1022.jpg Eskom has been testing battery storage solutions at its research facility in Rosherville for the past few years 511 287 Breytenbach welcomes greater certainty for renewable energy projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/breytenbach-welcomes-greater-certainty-for-renewable-energy-projects-2018-10-19 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:08:00 +0200 502292 1539958941 1539943680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761364_resized_karenbreytenbach04042018dylan1022.jpg IPP Office CEO Karen Breytenbach 511 287 Renewable energy industry comments on draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-industry-comments-on-draft-irp-2018-10-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:05:00 +0200 502090 1539847987 1539806700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Roman’s Pizza head office kitted out with solar PV plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/romans-pizza-head-office-kitted-out-with-solar-pv-plant-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:54:00 +0200 501802 1539601101 1539600840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewable energy sector could provide jobs boost to SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-sector-could-provide-jobs-boost-to-sa-2018-10-15 African News Agency RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:04:00 +0200 501794 1539598633 1539597840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Govt urged to include IRP adjustment that steers renewables jobs the way of coal regions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-urged-to-include-irp-adjustment-that-steers-renewables-jobs-the-way-of-coal-regions-2018-10-10 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Wed, 10 Oct 2018 08:30:00 +0200 501325 1539153399 1539153000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759304_resized_tobiasbischofniemz410220816duane.jpg Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz 511 287 Technology cost assumptions used to produce IRP explained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-cost-assumptions-used-to-produce-irp-explained-2018-10-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:15:00 +0200 501225 1539262928 1539072900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759067_resized_deaarsolarpanelsjune2013new.jpeg 511 287 Kenya on course to develop nuclear energy, official says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-on-course-to-develop-nuclear-energy-official-says-2018-10-05 Reuters NUCLEAR Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:29:00 +0200 500922 1538735496 1538735340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Total to roll out solar-powered service stations in Kruger National Park 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11:07:00 +0200 499746 1537955613 1537952820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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. 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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