Engineering News | Coal & Diesel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/coal Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:58:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Greenpeace study recommends Eskom sell its coal-fired power stations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenpeace-study-recommends-eskom-sell-its-coal-fired-power-stations-2019-06-11 Tasneem Bulbulia ELECTRICITY Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:34:00 +0200 522423 1560249763 1560249240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804531_resized_eskomlethabopowerstation0319terence1022.jpg The Lethabo power station 511 287 Kenya coal plant's power could cost ten times more, group says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-coal-plants-power-could-cost-ten-times-more-group-says-2019-06-11 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 11 Jun 2019 09:08:00 +0200 522373 1560244855 1560236880 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Environmental organisations take Highveld pollution matter to court https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-organisations-take-highveld-pollution-matter-to-court-2019-06-10 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Mon, 10 Jun 2019 14:52:00 +0200 522320 1560234561 1560171120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804284_resized_carbonemissionscreditgettyimages1022.jpg 511 287 Eskom may be ‘too big to support’, S&P warns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-may-be-too-big-to-support-sp-warns-2019-06-06 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 06 Jun 2019 16:45:00 +0200 522100 1559851558 1559832300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803805_resized_kendalpowerstationcoal410220717duane.jpeg 511 287 Ramaphosa meets State firm chiefs after resignations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-meets-state-firm-chiefs-after-resignations-2019-06-06 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:00:00 +0200 521984 1559828147 1559808000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803507_resized_cyrilramaphosa4060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 ANC says ten sectors to be prioritised under ‘re-imagined industrial strategy’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-says-ten-sectors-to-be-prioritised-under-re-imagined-industrial-strategy-2019-06-04 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY Tue, 04 Jun 2019 16:40:00 +0200 521806 1559660810 1559659200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803118_resized_nissanrosslyn161017duane1022.jpg 511 287 Departures at State firms could drag out Ramaphosa's reforms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/departures-at-south-african-state-firms-could-drag-out-ramaphosas-reforms-2019-06-04 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 04 Jun 2019 09:45:00 +0200 521699 1559660871 1559634300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802934_resized_cyrilramaphosa150520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 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 Eskom insiders provide 'very limited' choices to replace CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-insiders-provide-very-limited-choices-to-replace-ceo-2019-05-28 Bloomberg STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 28 May 2019 11:39:00 +0200 521045 1559055906 1559036340 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801609_resized_calibcassimdylanslater02191022.jpg Eskom CFO Calib Cassim 511 287 Enviro dept invites public comment on sulphur dioxide emissions amendment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mokonyane-invites-public-comment-on-sulphur-dioxide-emissions-amendment-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 23 May 2019 16:37:00 +0200 520743 1558688364 1558622220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800990_resized_airpollutionsmogpollutionbloomberg1022.jpg 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 Eskom keeps investors in the dark as debt speculation mounts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-keeps-investors-in-the-dark-as-debt-speculation-mounts-2019-05-22 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 22 May 2019 11:26:00 +0200 520512 1558530126 1558517160 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Mboweni bemoans 'madness' of Eskom debt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-bemoans-madness-of-eskom-debt-2019-05-21 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Tue, 21 May 2019 09:21:00 +0200 520373 1558448569 1558423260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800236_resized_titomboweni1022.jpg Finance Minister Tito Mboweni 511 287 Power Africa moves towards its goal of bringing more energy to the continent https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-africa-moves-towards-its-goal-of-bringing-more-energy-to-the-continent-2019-05-16 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 16 May 2019 12:13:00 +0200 519801 1558104565 1558001580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ramaphosa says to speed up economic reforms, fix Eskom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-committed-to-speedy-economic-reforms-2019-05-15 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 15 May 2019 10:10:00 +0200 519633 1557930640 1557907800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798995_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Swedish Foreign Minister outlines goal to be 100% reliant on renewables https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swedish-foreign-minister-outlines-goal-to-be-100-reliant-on-renewables-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 21:37:00 +0200 519589 1557901109 1557862620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Finding fossil fuel investors is becoming harder, says Hadebe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/finding-fossil-fuel-investors-is-becoming-harder-says-hadebe-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 14 May 2019 16:57:00 +0200 519588 1557900887 1557845820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798918_resized_phakamanihadebedylanslater07181022.jpg Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe 511 287 Release of updated IRP imminent, says Radebe, as he allays coal producers' fears https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-is-imminent-says-radebe-as-he-allays-coal-producers-fears-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 15:40:00 +0200 519571 1557843130 1557841200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798876_resized_jeffradebe1218bloomberg1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Release of IRP 'imminent' – Energy Minister https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/release-of-irp-imminent-energy-minister-2019-05-14 African News Agency Coal & Diesel Tue, 14 May 2019 12:00:00 +0200 519534 1557841747 1557828000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798821_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Global energy investment out of step with security of supply, climate needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-investment-out-of-step-with-security-of-supply-climate-needs-2019-05-14 Terence Creamer ENERGY INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 10:00:00 +0200 519487 1557843171 1557820800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798735_resized_fatihbirolbloomberg03191022.jpeg IEA executive director Fatih Birol 511 287 Zimbabwe starts rolling power cuts, hitting mines, industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-starts-rolling-power-cuts-hitting-mines-industry-2019-05-13 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 13 May 2019 11:08:00 +0200 519407 1557755070 1557738480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Bids open for Optimum, Koornfontein coal mines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bids-open-for-optimum-koornfontein-coal-mines-2019-05-10 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Fri, 10 May 2019 16:26:00 +0200 519336 1557499435 1557498360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798330_resized_coal1161171022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Eskom task team mulling new debt-relief options as it comes to terms with depth of crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-task-team-mulling-new-debt-relief-options-as-it-comes-to-terms-with-depth-of-crisis-2019-05-10 Terence Creamer ESKOM Fri, 10 May 2019 14:55:00 +0200 519312 1557497277 1557492900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798273_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Kibo presents power station DFS to Mozambique govt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-presents-power-station-dfs-to-mozambique-govt-2019-05-09 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Thu, 09 May 2019 12:30:00 +0200 519149 1557403574 1557397800 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Zimbabwe warns of power cuts as dam levels fall, ageing plants stutter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-warns-of-power-cuts-as-dam-levels-fall-ageing-plants-stutter-2019-05-09 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 09 May 2019 11:34:00 +0200 519134 1557394550 1557394440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South Africa’s energy transition won’t be ‘just’ in absence of inclusive social dialogue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-energy-transition-wont-be-just-in-absence-of-inclusive-social-dialogue-2019-05-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Tue, 07 May 2019 16:40:00 +0200 519048 1557245093 1557240000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797663_resized_zwelinzimavavi207131022duane.jpg Saftu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi 511 287 Over 400 organisations, small businesses join class action against Eskom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-400-organisations-small-businesses-join-class-action-against-eskom-2019-05-07 News24Wire ELECTRICITY Tue, 07 May 2019 11:26:00 +0200 518983 1557238017 1557221160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797505_resized_agriculturepowerlines101151022duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom spent R47.4bn on diesel in the past ten years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-spent-r474bn-on-diesel-in-the-past-ten-years-2019-05-06 News24Wire ELECTRICITY Mon, 06 May 2019 09:59:00 +0200 518842 1557130239 1557129540 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 ANC wants banks to be forced to fund South African coal mines 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COAL/WATER Tue, 30 Apr 2019 14:11:00 +0200 518437 1556626571 1556626260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom attributes load-shedding-free period to improved plant performance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-attributes-load-shedding-free-period-to-improved-plant-performance-2019-04-29 Terence Creamer ESKOM Mon, 29 Apr 2019 16:53:00 +0200 518349 1556551869 1556549580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796096_resized_janoberholzereskom1118dylan1022.jpg Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer 511 287 Tanesco gives Kibo green light to develop MCPP https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanesco-gives-kibo-green-light-to-develop-mcpp-2019-04-29 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Mon, 29 Apr 2019 10:54:00 +0200 518258 1556863850 1556528040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cosatu wants facts before talks on Eskom job cuts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-wants-facts-before-talks-on-eskom-job-cuts-2019-04-26 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:23:00 +0200 518133 1556272224 1556266980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Vanggatfontein coal deliveries to Eskom interrupted as striking miners dismissed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vanggatfontein-coal-deliveries-to-eskom-interrupted-as-striking-miners-dismissed-2019-04-24 Simone Liedtke COAL Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:21:00 +0200 517908 1556116084 1556094060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795084_resized_coalminingkeatonenergyvanggatfonteincolliery1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa brings forward Eskom bailout to avert default https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-brings-forward-eskom-bailout-to-avert-default-2019-04-23 Reuters ELECTRICITY Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:39:00 +0200 517757 1556001743 1556001540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794824_resized_eskomlethabopowerstation0319terence1022.jpg 511 287