Engineering News | Geothermal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/geothermal Wed, 24 Jul 2019 08:33:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Respected head of IPP Office, Breytenbach, asked to leave post https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/respected-head-of-ipp-office-breytenbach-asked-to-leave-her-post-2019-07-22 Terence Creamer IPP OFFICE Mon, 22 Jul 2019 16:40:00 +0200 526400 1563868188 1563806400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000813521_resized_karenbreytenbach04042018dylan1022.jpg Karen Breytenbach 511 287 Kenya slashes 2030 power production targets as use still low – media https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-slashes-2030-power-production-targets-as-use-still-low-media-2019-06-20 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:46:00 +0200 523228 1561037818 1561023960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806441_resized_kenyaflag.jpg 511 287 The world will get half its power from wind, solar by 2050 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-world-will-get-half-its-power-from-wind-solar-by-2050-2019-06-18 Bloomberg RENEWABLES Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:03:00 +0200 522995 1560859673 1560859380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Strong renewable energy capacity growth continues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-renewable-energy-capacity-growth-continues-2019-04-04 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:43:00 +0200 516290 1554381928 1554381780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791644_resized_renewableenergyvcsprasset042019irena1022.jpg 511 287 Africa needs to embrace all forms of energy, says Van Loggerenberg https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-needs-to-embrace-all-forms-of-energy-van-loggerenberg-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Geothermal Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512989 1552313816 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784514_resized_powerandelectricitywiprolimitedmarlezeleggerenberg1503191022.jpg MARLEZE VAN LOGGERENBERG We need to embrace LNG as one of the renewables that can make a difference globally 511 287 KenGen gets contract with Ethiopian Electric Power for geothermal drilling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kengen-gets-contract-with-ethiopian-electric-power-for-geothermal-drilling-2019-02-25 Reuters energy Mon, 25 Feb 2019 12:45:00 +0200 512559 1551091661 1551091500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Event set to dissect the future of African energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-set-to-dissect-the-future-of-african-energy-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Geothermal Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509626 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777612_resized_bbenergy50413duane1022.jpg AFRICA’S ENERGY FUTURE The Africa Energy Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, from February 19 and 20 this year 511 287 KenGen to raise funds from the market this year, eyes green bond https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kengen-to-raise-funds-from-the-market-this-year-eyes-green-bond-2019-02-14 Reuters ENERGY Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:46:00 +0200 511633 1550148504 1550148360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kenya starts construction of 83 MW geothermal plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-starts-construction-of-83-mw-geothermal-plant-2018-12-04 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:54:00 +0200 506533 1543932256 1543931640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Africa poised to be global renewable-energy leader – AfDB president https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-poised-to-be-global-renewable-energy-leader-afdb-president-2018-11-08 Terence Creamer INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:16:00 +0200 504199 1541757449 1541679360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765246_resized_akinwumiadesina1118reuters1022.jpg AfDB president Dr Akinwumi Adesina 511 287 KenGen says new geothermal plant nearly ready https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kengen-says-new-geothermal-plant-nearly-ready-2018-10-12 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 12 Oct 2018 16:10:00 +0200 501714 1539353512 1539353400 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Acwa Power, CEF to co-invest in Redstone CSP project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acwa-power-cef-to-co-invest-in-redstone-csp-project-2018-07-16 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:50:00 +0200 492750 1531749220 1531749000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740426_resized_acwapowerinvestmentagreementsignedwithcentralenergyfundsa20720181022.jpg Acwa investment agreement signed with CEF 511 287 Toshiba signs MoUs to support African hydropower, geothermal roll-out https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-signs-african-energy-development-mous-2018-05-18 Schalk Burger Electricity Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485932 1526307380 1526594400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Toshiba, RentCo form geothermal power generation partnership https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-rentco-form-geothermal-power-generation-partnership-2018-05-07 Schalk Burger ENERGY Mon, 07 May 2018 16:04:00 +0200 485809 1525705378 1525701840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 World Bank approves $180m loan guarantee for Kenya's energy sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-approves-180m-loan-guarantee-for-kenyas-energy-sector-2018-04-30 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:54:00 +0200 485224 1525089373 1525089240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Africa pursuing diversified energy investments to deliver power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-pursuing-diversified-energy-investments-to-deliver-power-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Geothermal Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482969 1524733544 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718007_resized_webbmeko04181022.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQ2yoZpx3Lo 511 287 ‘High priority’ IRP update to be published soon https://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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718943_resized_thabanezulu0318dylan1022.jpeg Department of Energy director-general Thabane Zulu 511 287 Tè Power starts construction on $121m Guinea IPP project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/t-power-starts-construction-on-121m-guinea-ipp-project-2018-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi THERMAL ENERGY Wed, 28 Mar 2018 11:30:00 +0200 482444 1522241729 1522229400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PEWA to set stage for African energy investment once again https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pewa-to-set-stage-for-african-energy-investment-once-again-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Geothermal Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480043 1520864512 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711474_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg POWER UNITED Terrapinn is expecting about 8 000 attendees from more than 40 African countries, including 350 exhibitors and 300 speakers, to attend PEWA 2018 511 287 Ethiopia signs $4bn deal to build 1 000 MW-geothermal power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-signs-4bn-deal-to-build-1-000-mw-geothermal-power-plants-2017-12-20 Megan van Wyngaardt ELECTRICITY Wed, 20 Dec 2017 12:53:00 +0200 474245 1513767575 1513767180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Power and utilities drone market worth more than $9bn https://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 African countries embrace alternative energy sources https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-embrace-alternative-energy-sources-2017-07-28 Nica Schreuder Geothermal Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458432 1500965345 1501192800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663783_resized_improvedalternatives2016reuters1022.jpg IMPROVED ALTERNATIVES Kenya is making use of diverse alternative energy sources, such as geothermal electricity 511 287 Africa’s energy future lies in solar energy, says CEO https://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 IRP draft hinders cogeneration opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-draft-hinders-cogeneration-opportunities-2017-06-09 Tasneem Bulbulia Geothermal Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453361 1496672630 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651572_resized_bloombergbusinessconferences25800994817012017jpg1022copy.jpg OVERLOOKED ENTITY The impact of the DoE IRP draft excludeing cogeneration as a viable, green technology raises concerns forpulp and paper industry 511 287 Internship academy launches young professionals platform https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internship-academy-launches-young-professionals-platform-2017-05-05 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450015 1493196470 1493935200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/implementation-of-development-programme-to-accelerate-investment-in-africa-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441800 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-division-experiences-record-breaking-2016-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441824 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-looks-to-strengthen-partnerships-in-local-green-economy-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441799 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-women-in-energy-conference-co-hosted-at-energy-indaba-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441795 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-hopes-to-catalyse-african-energy-revolution-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441802 1487334333 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exponential-increase-in-the-number-of-power-generation-projects-2017-02-17 Nadine James Geothermal Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441868 1487334415 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 Eskom’s delay in approving PPAs could cost country 15 000 jobs – Sarec https://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 https://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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603036_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine1710220114duane.jpg 511 287 Renewables investment in 2015 more than covers global power demand growth for first time https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-investment-in-2015-more-than-covers-global-power-demand-growth-for-first-time-2016-09-14 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:10:00 +0200 427797 1473863661 1473862200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000588139_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm510221214duane.jpeg 511 287 Exxaro eyes more renewables https://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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580060_resized_mxolisimgojo203161022duane.jpg Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Geothermal exploration for S Africa a possibility, funding a major challenge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geothermal-exploration-for-s-africa-a-possibility-funding-a-major-challenge-2016-07-20 Anine Kilian RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:55:00 +0200 421036 1469028809 1469022900 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000571155_resized_kenyageothermal1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Financing and legal frameworks key for successful renewables projects in Africa https://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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000570696_resized_solarcspparabolictroughbokpoortconcentratingsolarpowerplantnortherncape110220516duane.jpg 511 287