Engineering News | Environmental Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/environmental Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:36:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Air Products, Jeka highlight benefits of solar rooftop installations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-products-jeka-highlight-benefits-of-solar-rooftop-installations-2019-06-11 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:51:00 +0200 522383 1563527343 1563526260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805110_resized_airproductsspartanpvpanels05191022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78961_2019-05-22_airproducts_-_2.mp441981233Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Federation looks forward to salary negotiations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-looks-forward-to-salary-negotiations-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Environmental 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 Mathe Group invests in new process to recycle retreaded tyre waste https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tyres-2019-07-19 Irma Venter TYRES Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524760 1563260127 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rhinos come to the bond market, and other species may follow https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rhinos-come-to-the-bond-market-and-other-species-may-follow-2019-07-18 Bloomberg CONSERVATION Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:59:00 +0200 525952 1563433944 1563433140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 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 Donated headsets to go a long way in helping Kruger National Park pilots https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/donated-headsets-to-go-a-long-way-in-helping-kruger-national-park-pilots-2019-07-15 Yvonne Silaule CONSERVATION Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:35:00 +0200 525581 1563185636 1563183300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811493_resized_mrgarmirdacostafromboseaviationduringthehandover1022.jpg Garmir da Costa 511 287 IDC drives development in Mpumalanga https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/idc-drives-development-in-mpumalanga-2019-07-12 Marleny Arnoldi RECYCLING Fri, 12 Jul 2019 16:22:00 +0200 525507 1562941532 1562941320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811368_resized_mihula20719dylan1022.jpg 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 De Beers reports successful second translocation of elephants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/de-beers-reports-successful-second-translocation-of-elephants-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke CONSERVATION INITIATIVES Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:46:00 +0200 525463 1562925048 1562924760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Environmental 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 Environmental 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 CSIR doubles down on solar PV amid energy-autonomous campus success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-doubles-down-on-solar-pv-after-energy-autonomous-campus-success-2019-07-12 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524241 1562660345 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810227_resized_exceeding.jpg 511 287 Use Mandela Month for water awareness – DWS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/use-mandela-month-for-water-awareness-dws-2019-07-11 Thabi Madiba Environmental Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:21:00 +0200 525380 1562855149 1562854860 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811056_resized_nelsonmandela01041990reuters1022.jpg Former President Nelson Mandela 511 287 CPUT prof develops one-stop solution for textile waste water https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cput-prof-develops-one-stop-solution-for-textile-waste-water-2019-07-10 Irma Venter WASTE WATER Wed, 10 Jul 2019 15:21:00 +0200 525206 1562766889 1562764860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810634_resized_tailingandwastematlaminewatertreatmentplant30415duane1022.jpg 511 287 Eskom has yet another headache – an $813m a year carbon tax bill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-has-yet-another-headache-an-813m-a-year-carbon-tax-bill-2019-07-10 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 10 Jul 2019 08:20:00 +0200 525105 1562741593 1562739600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 ‘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 Unisa, Mpumalanga municipality partner on waste management solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unisa-mpumalanga-municipality-partner-on-waste-management-solutions-2019-07-09 Yvonne Silaule WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:32:00 +0200 525015 1562668571 1562661120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810298_resized_bushbuckridgewastemanagementyvonnesilaule.jpg 511 340 South African Mint features ‘environmental rights’ with new R2 release https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-mint-features-environmental-rights-with-new-r2-release-2019-07-08 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL; ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:52:00 +0200 524960 1562597783 1562597520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810089_resized_2019sa25r2environmentrev0720191022.jpg Environmental Rights coin 511 287 Samsa to investigate 400 litre oil spill off Port Elizabeth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/samsa-to-investigate-400-litre-oil-spill-off-port-elizabeth-2019-07-08 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Mon, 08 Jul 2019 15:49:00 +0200 524944 1562595291 1562593740 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523052 1561992046 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Calculator to estimate daily water use https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calculator-to-estimate-daily-water-use-2019-06-19 Mc'Kyla Nortje Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523082 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 Environmental 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 R341-million set aside to overhaul infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r341-million-set-aside-to-overhaul-wastewater-treatment-infrastructure-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523363 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806852_resized_erwatwernerpumps0620191022.jpg PUMP IT UP The truck-mounted jetting units built by Werner South Africa Pumps and Equipment will assist ERWAT to save the Vaal River 511 287 South Africa water supply not keeping up with developments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-water-supply-not-keeping-up-2019-06-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523434 1561992048 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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 Environmental 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 Company to continue distribution of smart air quality monitoring system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-continue-distribution-of-smart-air-quality-monitoring-system-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525609 1563194587 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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 Environmental 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 Environmental 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 Stakeholder collaboration can ensure cleaner air in SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-collaboration-can-ensure-cleaner-air-in-south-africa-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Environmental Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522775 1562230595 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809329_resized_airqualitycontrolmanagementaboutairpollutionfrysmetalsbreakdown0507191022.jpg BAGHOUSE EXTRACTIONS About Air Pollution designed, fabricated and supplied various baghouse extraction systems, ducting and ancillary equipment from various furnaces for recycling company Fry’s Metals 511 287 Green office properties deliver returns in tough climate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-office-properties-deliver-returns-in-tough-climate-2019-07-04 Tasneem Bulbulia PROPERTY; ENVIRONMENT Thu, 04 Jul 2019 16:28:00 +0200 524682 1562276756 1562250480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Creecy confirms government is reviewing policy related to singe-use plastic https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/creecy-confirms-government-is-reviewing-policy-related-to-singe-use-plastic-2019-07-04 Marleny Arnoldi PLASTICS Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:29:00 +0200 524651 1562248059 1562246940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mpumalanga coal mines noncompliant with water use licence conditions – CER https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-coal-mines-noncompliant-with-water-use-licence-conditions-cer-2019-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi WATER/COAL Wed, 03 Jul 2019 16:27:00 +0200 524548 1562166220 1562164020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809206_resized_riverpollution1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Greenpeace calls for global oceans treaty before deep sea mining is pursued https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenpeace-calls-for-global-oceans-treaty-before-deep-sea-mining-is-pursued-2019-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 03 Jul 2019 10:40:00 +0200 524485 1562148467 1562143200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809085_resized_indianoceansea1022bloomberg.jpg 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