Engineering News | Climate Change https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/climate-change Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:31:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Federation looks forward to salary negotiations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-looks-forward-to-salary-negotiations-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524429 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809278_resized_seifsabrandedprofilesibusisomthejana1907191022.jpg SIBUSISO MTHENJANA Companies want to know their rights and legal obligations towards employees 511 287 Fuel cell developments poised to transform PGM, manufacturing sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-cell-developments-poised-to-transform-pgm-manufacturing-sectors-2019-07-17 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:17:00 +0200 525842 1563428925 1563355020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812063_resized_fuelcellconference0719martincreamer1022.jpg Dr Ferdinand Panik 511 287 ‘Monetisation’ of risks will be key to transitioning from climate awareness to resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monetisation-of-risks-will-be-key-to-transitioning-from-climate-awareness-to-resilience-2019-07-16 Terence Creamer CLIMATE RESILIENCE Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:25:00 +0200 525663 1563262046 1563261900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811683_resized_ianallisonmottmacdonald1022.jpg Mott MacDonald global head of climate resilience services Ian Allison 511 287 Climate change takes priority in Creecy’s budget vote debate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-takes-priority-in-creecys-budget-vote-debate-2019-07-12 Nadine James ENIVIRONMENTAL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:48:00 +0200 525489 1562939795 1562935680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811344_resized_barbaracreecygauteng0319.jpeg Barbara Creecy 511 312 New combustion emission monitoring equipment offered to Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-combustion-emission-monitoring-equipment-to-african-market-2019-06-28 Cameron Mackay Climate Change Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524087 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808237_resized_rtsianfraser0620191022.jpg IAN FRASER South Africa needs to grasp the new wave of global automation more firmly 511 287 Flexible modular drive system added to range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-adds-flexible-modular-drive-system-to-range-2019-07-01 Cameron Mackay Climate Change Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524270 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808601_resized_schneiderelectricautomationfair020620191022.jpg DRIVE FOR FLEXIBLE LOADS The APM drive system provides flexibility for end-users in terms of late changes to the load in the design and installation phase of a project 511 287 ‘Weak’ carbon tax to be significantly strengthened from 2023 – Treasury official https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/weak-carbon-tax-to-be-significantly-strengthened-from-2023-2019-07-09 Terence Creamer CARBON TAX Tue, 09 Jul 2019 16:15:00 +0200 525082 1562836935 1562681700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810397_resized_ismailmomoniat0719terence1022.jpeg National Treasury deputy director-general Ismail Momoniat 511 287 IEA energy efficiency commission gathers expertise from all walks of life https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-energy-efficiency-commission-gathers-expertise-from-all-walks-of-life-2019-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY EFFICIENCY Tue, 09 Jul 2019 13:01:00 +0200 525054 1562672043 1562670060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 This easy climate fix has more potential than previously thought https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/this-easy-climate-fix-has-more-potential-than-previously-thought-2019-07-05 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE Fri, 05 Jul 2019 11:23:00 +0200 524788 1562321400 1562318580 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Low carbon economy requires policy overhaul https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-carbon-economy-requires-policy-overhaul-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523052 1561992046 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Water-crisis conditions hold serious implications and challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-crisis-conditions-hold-serious-implications-and-challenges-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Climate Change Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523357 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806654_resized_haninevandeventeraecom0620191022.jpg HANINE VAN DEVENTER Private-sector companies are seldom knowledgeable or equipped to deal with water-crisis interventions on a regular basis 511 287 Solutions provider to improve air monitoring service offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-provider-to-improve-air-monitoring-service-offering-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523114 1562230668 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Stringent standards raising bar on emission reduction tech https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stringent-environmental-standards-raising-the-bar-on-emission-reduction-technologies-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522786 1562309605 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805977_resized_geexecutiveprojectdirectornthabisengkubheka1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78664_2019-06-18_ge_kusile_-_2.mp424139781GE executive project director Nthabiseng Kubheka discusses the company's full scope of work at Eskom's Kusile Power Station. Camwerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.05.2019 GE executive project director Nthabiseng Kubheka discusses the company's full scope of work at Eskom's Kusile Power Station. Camwerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.05.2019 John Thompson’s clean air solutions for emission abatement systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/john-thompsons-clean-air-solutions-for-emission-abatement-systems-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524714 1562576625 1562277600 1877896800 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809612_resized_airqualitycontrolmanagementjohnthompsonapccontainerisedbagfilter20507191022.jpg CONTAINERISED FILTERS The new developments have been applied on the structural side and not from a process point as yet 511 287 South Africa urged to start integrating carbon neutrality into revamped industrial strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-urged-to-start-integrating-carbon-neutrality-into-revamped-industrial-strategy-2019-07-02 Terence Creamer CARBON NEUTRALITY Tue, 02 Jul 2019 11:25:00 +0200 524389 1562079203 1562059500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808905_resized_conradkassier10222.jpeg UNIDO energy and climate coordinator in South Africa Conrad Kassier 511 287 Chubb ceases new coal-plant business to fight climate change https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chubb-ceases-new-coal-plant-business-to-fight-climate-change-2019-07-01 Bloomberg COAL Mon, 01 Jul 2019 23:48:00 +0200 524318 1562017814 1562017680 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Aerospace technology leaders reaffirm emission-cutting ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-technology-leaders-reaffirm-they-will-cut-aviations-co2-emissions-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 1 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523054 1561444573 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wild weather is endangering world's oldest form of clean power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wild-weather-is-endangering-worlds-oldest-form-of-clean-power-2019-06-24 Bloomberg HYDROPOWER Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:00:00 +0200 523483 1561361200 1561359600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Cape's plants are dying out – and local authorities need citizens' help https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capes-plants-are-dying-out-and-local-authorities-need-citizens-help-2019-06-20 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:17:00 +0200 523248 1561027616 1561025820 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Science academies call for increased air pollution mitigation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/science-academies-call-for-increased-air-pollution-mitigation-2019-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi AIR QUALITY Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:04:00 +0200 523165 1560956252 1560963840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Balwin registers over 16 000 EDGE certified units https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/balwin-registers-over-16-000-edge-certified-units-2019-06-18 Simone Liedtke GREEN BUILDING Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:45:00 +0200 523037 1560869885 1560869100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805850_resized_balwinpropertieskikuyu21022.jpg Balwin Properties Kikuyu development 511 287 Aviation technology leaders reaffirm their determination to cut industry’s CO2 emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aviation-technology-leaders-reaffirm-their-determination-to-cut-industrys-co2-emissions-2019-06-18 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 523023 1560867495 1560865200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805825_resized_pumaenergyaviationinoperation110221.jpg 511 287 NCPC-SA to drive resource efficiency in manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/programme-to-drive-local-resource-efficiency-in-manufacturing-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Climate Change Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521131 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802473_resized_ncpcwatermanagement022017jpg1022.jpg GREEN ECONOMY The manufacturing sector has not been growing because of its mounting challenges 511 287 Sustainable cities integral to combating climate change https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-cities-integral-to-combating-climate-change-2019-06-12 Tasneem Bulbulia SUSTAINABILITY Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:59:00 +0200 522609 1560352152 1560351540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Erratic weather boosts energy demand, denting climate goals – BP https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/erratic-weather-boosts-energy-demand-denting-climate-goals-bp-2019-06-11 Reuters ENERGY/CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 11 Jun 2019 16:41:00 +0200 522472 1560264426 1560264060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Companies lag in climate-related disclosures – G20 Task Force https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-lag-in-climate-related-disclosures-g20-task-force-2019-06-05 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Wed, 05 Jun 2019 14:27:00 +0200 521903 1559740941 1559737620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803330_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022.jpg 511 287 Consortium appointed to manage climate resilience fund https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consortium-appointed-to-manage-climate-resilience-fund-2019-05-31 Tasneem Bulbulia CLIMATE CHANGE Fri, 31 May 2019 15:42:00 +0200 521524 1559310218 1559310120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA carbon tax law will pressure big firms to find strategies for sustainable operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-carbon-tax-law-will-pressure-big-firms-to-find-strategies-for-sustainable-operations-2019-05-31 African News Agency Climate Change Fri, 31 May 2019 14:17:00 +0200 521498 1559311379 1559305020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802532_resized_environmentalsanedicarbonimageforearthovershootday0820181022.jpg 511 287 Standard Bank shareholders vote for disclosure on lending to coal projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-bank-shareholders-vote-for-disclosure-on-lending-to-coal-projects-2019-05-31 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE Fri, 31 May 2019 11:30:00 +0200 521470 1559296250 1559295000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Startups strive to recycle emissions for 'new carbon economy' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/startups-strive-to-recycle-emissions-for-new-carbon-economy-2019-05-31 Reuters CARBON ECONOMY Fri, 31 May 2019 09:50:00 +0200 521439 1559295868 1559289000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 IEA urges support for research into small modular reactors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-urges-support-for-research-into-small-modular-reactors-2019-05-28 Terence Creamer NUCLEAR Tue, 28 May 2019 01:02:00 +0200 520935 1558962289 1558998120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Carbon Tax Act signed into law, effective from June 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-tax-act-signed-into-law-effective-from-june-1-2019-05-27 News24Wire Climate Change Mon, 27 May 2019 08:15:00 +0200 520876 1558969063 1558937700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801209_resized_cyrilramaphosa7060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 South Africa’s fiscal crisis, price volatility among top energy risks for this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-fiscal-crisis-price-volatility-among-top-energy-risks-for-this-year-2019-05-23 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 23 May 2019 14:10:00 +0200 520690 1558623849 1558613400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800768_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines1022duane.jpg 511 287 BP bosses get public grilling on climate from largest investors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bp-bosses-get-public-grilling-on-climate-from-largest-investors-2019-05-22 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE Wed, 22 May 2019 11:33:00 +0200 520515 1558517765 1558517580 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy published for public comment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-climate-change-adaptation-strategy-published-for-public-comment-2019-05-20 News24Wire Climate Change Mon, 20 May 2019 08:13:00 +0200 520187 1558364044 1558332780 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799810_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022.jpg 511 287 Nordic countries strengthen partnerships with sub-Saharan Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nordic-countries-strengthen-partnerships-with-sub-saharan-africa-2019-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 17 May 2019 15:03:00 +0200 520147 1558101025 1558098180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Coca-Cola outlines its work on replenishing water in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-outlines-its-work-on-replenishing-water-in-africa-2019-05-15 Kim Cloete WATER Wed, 15 May 2019 14:55:00 +0200 519681 1557928343 1557924900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0