Engineering News | Waves http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/waves Sat, 22 Sep 2018 03:16:16 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 ‘High priority’ IRP update to be published soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-priority-irp-update-to-be-published-soon-2018-04-10 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 10 Apr 2018 13:15:00 +0200 483396 1523361762 1523358900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718943_resized_thabanezulu0318dylan1022.jpeg Department of Energy director-general Thabane Zulu 511 287 Power and utilities drone market worth more than $9bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-and-utilities-drone-market-worth-more-than-9-billion-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater Drones Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470958 1511510345 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Africa’s energy future lies in solar energy, says CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-energy-future-lies-in-solar-energy-says-ceo-2017-07-19 Anine Kilian SOLAR POWER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:10:00 +0200 459045 1500471482 1500469800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Nuclear is too expensive, too controversial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-too-expensive-too-controversial-2017-05-12 Nadine James Waves Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450581 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000645235_resized_robertfishthomsonreuters1022.jpeg ROBERT FISH The costs associated with constructing the necessary infrastructure added to the costs of importing most of the nuclear technology, fuel and materials, will incur large amounts of debt 511 287 Internship academy launches young professionals platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internship-academy-launches-young-professionals-platform-2017-05-05 Nadine James Waves Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450015 1493196470 1493935200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643321_resized_ncpctrainee2016recpinternshipprgramme02171022.jpg NURTURING POTENTIAL The launch intends to establish a network of graduates attempting to solve Africa’s power and energy issues 511 287 Programme to accelerate investment implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/implementation-of-development-programme-to-accelerate-investment-in-africa-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441800 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623006_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane11022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Governments will be showcasing high priority renewable energy projects to attract private sector participation and investment 511 287 Renewables division experiences record-breaking 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-division-experiences-record-breaking-2016-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441824 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623118_resized_nojoliwindfarmenel1120161022.jpeg NOJOLI WIND FARM Enel Green Power's global renewable energies division completed more than 470 MW of solar and wind projects locally, including the 88 MW Nojoli wind farm 511 287 Chamber looks to strengthen partnerships in local green economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-looks-to-strengthen-partnerships-in-local-green-economy-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441799 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623002_resized_wbhobuildingenergysolarplantkalahari1022.jpg LONG STANDING RELATIONSHIP Members of the Italian–South African Chamber of Trade and Industries have been involved in the South African energy sector since 2013 511 287 Third Women in Energy conference cohosted at Energy Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-women-in-energy-conference-co-hosted-at-energy-indaba-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441795 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623328_resized_africaenergyindaba20161022.jpg DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES The Women in Energy conference is designed to aid the increase in leadership and development of women involved in the African energy sectors 511 287 Conference hopes to catalyse African energy revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-hopes-to-catalyse-african-energy-revolution-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441802 1487334333 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623016_resized_2015energyindabaplenary11022.jpg BOOSTING ENERGY The Africa Energy Indaba brings together politicians and energy luminaries to envision and catalyse decisions that will enhance access to energy 511 287 Exponential increase in the number of power generation projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exponential-increase-in-the-number-of-power-generation-projects-2017-02-17 Nadine James Waves Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441868 1487334415 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623233_resized_tsidisodisenyanaecic0217jpg1022.jpeg TSIDISO DISENYANA Foreign investment is targeted at establishing Africa’s green economy, therefore renewables will become a driver of socioeconomic growth 511 287 Aeroderivative gas turbines seen offering stable accompaniment to renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aero-derivative-gas-turbine-technology-offers-stable-alternative-to-renewables-2017-01-27 David Oliveira ENERGY Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439640 1485238958 1485468000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000617704_resized_siemensindustrialtrent60package12161022.jpeg EFFICIENT DESIGN Siemens aero gas turbines have a cycle efficiency that is typically 1% to 3% better than that of traditional industrial gas turbines 511 287 Eskom’s delay in approving PPAs could cost country 15 000 jobs – Sarec http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-delay-in-approving-ppas-could-cost-country-15-000-jobs-sarec-2016-12-19 Ilan Solomons RENEWABLES Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:36:00 +0200 438754 1482242914 1482150960 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Sawea considers legal options to get Eskom to sign PPAs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawea-considers-legal-options-to-get-eskom-to-sign-ppas-2016-11-02 Kim Cloete WINDABA Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:55:00 +0200 434061 1478101477 1478098500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603036_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine1710220114duane.jpg 511 287 Exxaro eyes more renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exxaro-eyes-more-renewables-2016-08-18 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:39:00 +0200 424622 1471534832 1471531140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580060_resized_mxolisimgojo203161022duane.jpg Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Financing and legal frameworks key for successful renewables projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/financing-and-legal-frameworks-key-for-successful-renewables-projects-in-africa-2016-07-19 Anine Kilian RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:23:00 +0200 420870 1468942028 1468941780 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000570696_resized_solarcspparabolictroughbokpoortconcentratingsolarpowerplantnortherncape110220516duane.jpg 511 287 Energy storage possible standby for grid failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-possible-standby-for-grid-failure-2016-04-22 Simon Sonnekus Waves Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407406 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New era for astronomy as gravitational waves detected for the first time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-era-for-astronomy-as-gravitational-waves-detected-for-the-first-time-2016-02-12 Keith Campbell Science and Technology Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:13:00 +0200 400981 1459247250 1455264780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000514697_resized_blackholes1022.jpg An artist’s impression of two black holes that are about to merge 511 287