Engineering News | Storage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/storage Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:07:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 Energy storage seen as an enabler for grid modernisation in realising IRP 2030 vision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-seen-as-an-enabler-for-grid-modernisation-in-realising-irp-2030-vision-2018-10-23 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:33:00 +0200 502526 1540303818 1540287180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761832_resized_thavagovender1018dylan1022.jpg Eskom generation group executive Thava Govender 511 287 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 South Africa’s synfuels know-how could give it edge as world mulls power fuels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-synfuels-know-how-could-give-it-edge-as-world-mulls-power-fuels-2018-10-15 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:30:00 +0200 501729 1539690098 1539585000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760236_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines310221114duane.jpeg Transmission lines with Sasol's Secunda complex in the background, where synthetic fuels and chemicals are produced from coal 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 Technologies listed in IRP may be used as ‘proxies’ for equivalent solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technologies-listed-in-irp-may-be-used-as-proxies-for-equivalent-solutions-2018-10-05 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 05 Oct 2018 16:43:00 +0200 500954 1538750966 1538750580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758737_resized_jacobmbelecreamermedia1008102201.jpg Department of Energy chief director Jacob Mbele 511 287 Hydrogen from renewables may be energy transition’s ‘missing link’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-from-renewables-may-be-energy-transitions-missing-link-2018-09-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:40:00 +0200 498140 1536563568 1536331200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752934_resized_hydrogenfrompower1022.jpg 511 287 Study initiated to assess conversion of Kelvin power station from coal to gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-initiated-to-assess-conversion-of-kelvin-power-station-from-coal-to-gas-2018-08-21 Terence Creamer ENERGY Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:50:00 +0200 496309 1534855763 1534855800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748555_resized_powerstationkelvin30805duane1022.jpeg The Kelvin power station 511 287 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 solution lies in adopting VRFB technology in renewable energy – Nikomarov http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-solution-lies-in-adopting-vrfb-technology-in-renewable-energy-nikomarov-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / VANADIUM Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:01:00 +0200 494520 1533233713 1533132060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744528_resized_mikhailnikomarovceobushveldenergy0718creamermedia1022.jpg Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75513_2018-07-30_bushveld_-_hd_web.mp422777654Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the company's mission to address Africa's electricity shortage through cost effective storage and vanadium applications for Africa-specific solutions. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the company's mission to address Africa's electricity shortage through cost effective storage and vanadium applications for Africa-specific solutions. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd 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 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 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 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 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 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 1530629792 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 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 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 Cranes company upgrades equipment at power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/konecranes-upgrades-lifting-equipment-at-power-stations-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Storage Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485447 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723399_resized_konecranes2cxtuno0520171022jpg.jpeg UPGRADING CRANES Konecranes is currently upgrading and replacing crane and lifting equipment at various Eskom power stations across South Africa 511 287 Rope specialist introduces drones to NDT at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-specialist-introduces-drones-to-nondestructive-testing-at-eskom-2018-05-02 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Storage Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485373 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723196_resized_skyriderseliosdrone05181022jpg.jpeg DRONE INSPECTIONS Skyriders has added a drone to its NDT testing offerings at Eskom facilities 511 287 Toshiba signs MoUs to support African hydropower, geothermal roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-18 Schalk Burger Electricity Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485932 1526307380 1526594400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Eskom says it intends to play a bigger role in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-says-it-intends-to-play-a-bigger-role-in-africa-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 May 2018 15:20:00 +0200 486617 1526391559 1526390400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa urged to consider CSP-PV blend to lower cost of dispatchable solar generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-urged-to-consider-csp-pv-blend-to-lower-cost-of-dispatchable-solar-generation-2018-05-07 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 07 May 2018 15:20:00 +0200 485799 1525775066 1525699200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724250_resized_xina21022.jpg The 100 MW XiNa Solar One parabolic-trough CSP power station in the Northern Cape 511 287 Toshiba signs African energy development MoUs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-03 Schalk Burger ENERGY Thu, 03 May 2018 16:00:00 +0200 485519 1525351735 1525356000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Site survey recommended before installing power backup system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/site-survey-recommended-before-installing-power-backup-system-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Storage Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483818 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Power storage tech development on the rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-assessing-way-technology-will-change-electricity-generation-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Storage Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483925 1524227647 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719977_resized_himoinsageneratorsets0320171022.jpg POWER GENERATION The company provides several power generation, distribution and storage systems worldwide 511 287 Industrial microgrid leveraging solar and storage launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-microgrid-leveraging-solar-and-storage-launched-2018-04-18 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:32:00 +0200 484242 1524130928 1524126720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721002_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73986_2018-04-20_rer484_cg.mp4108683891Industrial microgrid leveraging solar and storage launched Industrial microgrid leveraging solar and storage launched Bushveld Energy progresses with electrolyte production facility, Eskom VRFB project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-energy-progresses-with-electrolyte-production-facility-eskom-vrfb-project-2018-04-11 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:30:00 +0200 483522 1523442955 1523442600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719215_resized_fortunemojapelo210220118duane.jpg Bushveld Minerals CEO Fortune Mojapelo 511 287 Wadeville microgrid using second-hand car batteries for storage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/Eaton-launches-wadeville-microgrid-using-second-hand-car-batteries-for-storage-2018-03-19 Schalk Burger ELECTRICITY Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481511 1522048527 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714859_resized_eatonafricawadevillemicogrid03181022.jpg AERIAL VIEW OF EATON WADEVILLE The microgrid comprises lithium-ion battery storage, the rooftop solar PV system and a stand-by generator, as well as two connections to the Eskm grid 511 287 US power group touts microgrids ‘as the way forward’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-power-group-touts-microgrids-as-the-way-forward-2018-03-29 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:33:00 +0200 482615 1522325769 1522319580 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Eaton launches Wadeville microgrid using second-hand car batteries for storage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-launches-wadeville-microgrid-using-second-hand-car-batteries-for-storage-2018-03-16 Schalk Burger MICROGRID Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:26:00 +0200 481399 1521190601 1521188760 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714637_resized_eatonafricawadevillemicogrid03181022.jpg Eaton Wadeville factory and rooftop solar PV 511 287 South Africa catching up with global energy transition – SAWEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-catching-up-with-global-energy-transition-sawea-2018-03-06 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 06 Mar 2018 12:07:00 +0200 480265 1520332867 1520330820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712058_resized_windturbinessawea0320181022.jpg Renewables are becoming cheaper than thermal generation technologies 511 287 Growing need to fuel power demand in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-need-to-fuel-power-demand-in-africa-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Storage Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475324 1518692319 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702440_resized_lizhartmd012018africaenergyindaba1022.jpg LIZ HART The growing population and need for African industrialisation will continue to fuel the demand for power 511 287 Contract duration key to hybrid-power-for-mines investment case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/contract-duration-key-to-hybrid-power-for-mines-investment-case-2018-02-15 Terence Creamer HYBRID POWER Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:50:00 +0200 478481 1518706800 1518706200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707966_resized_juwidegrussa1022.jpg The hybrid installation at the DeGrussa copper-gold mine in Western Australia 511 287 GE, Arenko collaborate on building energy storage systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-arenko-collaborate-on-building-energy-storage-systems-2018-02-06 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY STORAGE Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:11:00 +0200 477349 1517902660 1517901060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705457_resized_vestas1windrenewables1022.jpg 511 287