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Topic - Energy Usage
Apr 20, 2016
Renewable energy services company SolarAfrica has launched a new rooftop solar solution, tailored specifically for South Africa’s large sectional-title market. The offering is designed to provide homeowners in complexes and estates with immediate access to affordable...
Apr 14, 2016
Solid experience and extensive engineering skills have enabled GEA to develop a new homogenizing valve that represents a watershed in high pressure homogenization technology. For manufacturers looking to achieve a high quality homogenizing action, producing uniform...
Mar 09, 2016
IAS GmbH develop an innovative powerful cooling system for off-the-shelf microwave sensors – applications in pyrometallurgy for metal and glass industries A cooled sensor system for high-temperature areas up to 800°C – this is the result of a development project by...
Feb 16, 2016
Farming in South Africa, as in many parts of the world, is faced with severe drought conditions and steadily increasing costs on all fronts. Labour, infrastructure, equipment, transport, energy, livestock and seed stock are becoming more and more expensive. Farmers’...
Jan 20, 2016
Leading compressor manufacturer, CompAir, has started from the ground up to totally redesign its 160 kW to 250 kW oil-injected screw compressors to deliver a range of machines that both meet and exceed its existing and new customer requirements. Commenting on the new...
Dec 07, 2015
The durability and aesthetic qualities clay face brick are renowned for are some of the reasons government departments keep turning to Corobrik for the construction of affordable housing. Mmakwena Elizabeth Mothiba and her family are the latest recipients of a house...
Dec 03, 2015
Molex, LLC today announced that it has become a Cisco Solutions Technology Integrator for connected commercial LED lighting. With Cisco and luminaire manufacturer partners, Molex is creating the Transcend® Connected Lighting System to accelerate deployment of smart...
Oct 13, 2015
Optimising the grinding circuit requires a specialist skill set that has at its foundation an in-depth understanding of the application of available products to facilitate optimum throughput, minimum unscheduled downtime and eliminate unnecessary wear. Multotec is in...
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Jun 26, 2015
Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has introduced advanced automated robot technology in its paint shop – in the base coat interior painting process – which has reduced hazardous waste and increased painting efficiency, while also improving quality and consistency....
Jun 10, 2015
Eskom announced on Wednesday that it will implement stage 2 load shedding from 16:00 today, which is likely to continue until 22:00 this evening. "This is due to increased electricity demand and a shortage of generation capacity resulting from technical faults at...
Jun 09, 2015
VWSA's upgraded base coat interior painting process
Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has introduced advanced automated robot technology in its paint shop – in the base coat interior painting process – which has reduced hazardous waste and increased painting efficiency, while also improving quality and consistency....
May 20, 2015
NYSE-listed Goldcorp reported on Tuesday that it had, for the second consecutive time, been included in the semiannual reranking of the NASDAQ OMX CRD Global Sustainability Index. This listing ranked Goldcorp, world’s largest gold producer by market value, as one of...
May 12, 2015
The lack of vital electricity infrastructure continued to bedevil Africa’s drive towards developing integrated regional markets, while energy usage in sub-Saharan Africa had increased by 45% in the past 15 years, said Eskom board member Zethembe Khoza at African...
Oct 15, 2014
An integral component of today’s construction industry is Information Technology.  Utilising the data it generates, IT contributes significantly to meeting industry needs and adapts to and supports construction trends.  It is in fact one of the core utilities or...
Jun 19, 2014
It is becoming increasingly important to take energy efficiency very seriously in today’s environment. Apart from the fact that our planet cannot cope with the rate at which we burn fossil fuels and extreme dumping of dangerous amounts of carbon into the atmosphere,...
May 14, 2014
Executives from around the world have listed cyber security, regulatory uncertainty and a need to close the skills gap as three of the top challenges facing the smart metering industry. Delegates to African Utilities Week in Cape Town heard how the threat of hacking...
Apr 22, 2014
ESPOO, Finland … Power management company Eaton has revealed that more than 90 percent of the data centres in Denmark that use the company’s three-phase uninterruptible power supplies rated at 40 kW or more, are substantially reducing  energy costs by taking...
Apr 10, 2014
The partnership will break the international market for LED floodlights wide-open and allows customers in virtually any country access to good quality LED floodlights. “Abacus Lighting is a well-respected provider of floodlight solutions internationally and has a...
Mar 27, 2014
“Solar geyser could reduce electricity bill by up to 50%” “South Africans have shown that we have the power during Earth Hour to make a difference when Eskom confirmed last year that we had switched off and achieved a massive, combined 629MW average reduction on our...
Feb 28, 2014
Effective energy management is showing significant cost savings at South Africa’s largest steel producer, ArcelorMittal’s Western Cape plant in Saldahna, says the National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa (NCPC-SA). Energy savings were achieved at the...
Feb 26, 2014
A comprehensive range of accessories is available for the DEPRAG GET turbine generator Floods in the past year, the mildest winter in a long time, springtime temperatures in January. Our climate is changing. Extreme weather is on the increase. Climate protection and...
Feb 24, 2014
Unless an invention is introduced to supply all the electricity needs of society, to date tariff hikes and other methods have not been enough to encourage sufficient energy conservation. However, a new technology one that has been improved for accuracy and efficacy...
Jan 15, 2014
According to the 2006 issue of the Digest of South Africa Energy Statistics, released by the Department of Energy, between 65 and 77% of the country's energy usage is derived from coal. It is this natural resource by which electricity is generated. However, in a bid...
Dec 05, 2013
Nov 18, 2013
South Africa’s largest steel producer, ArcelorMittal, has reported significant energy savings after managing and optimising energy usage at their Western Cape (Saldanha) plant. This was achieved with the help of the National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa...
Nov 15, 2013
At a special breakfast function on 14 November 2013, the Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association launched its 2013 Responsible Care Performance Report, the 7th in the history of Responsible Care in South Africa.  CAIA, the custodian of Responsible Care in South...
Oct 14, 2013
It is no secret that South Africa’s national power grid is under severe pressure, and the country’s energy supply is unreliable and insecure.  In Winter months the grid at times gets alarmingly close to the brink of shutdown.  Power utility, Eskom, is faced with...
Oct 01, 2012
OSRAM AG and Euro Disney Associés S.C.A., which operates Disneyland Paris, today announced a five-year strategic corporate alliance
Jul 27, 2012
The chemical industry is often overlooked as key to the generation of new and alternative energy solutions, says industry body South African Chemical Institute (SACI) Green Chemistry division chair Dr Vincent Nyamori.
Jun 27, 2012
SKF today announced that the SKF CASM electric cylinder, a BeyondZero Portfolio product, reduces CO2 emissions in a wide range of industrial applications
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