Engineering News | Hydropower https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/hydropower Tue, 18 Jan 2022 00:17:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 LHDA awards Katse village, lodge upgrade construction tenders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-awards-katse-village-lodge-upgrade-construction-tenders-2021-12-08 Schalk Burger CONSTRUCTION Wed, 08 Dec 2021 12:06:00 +0200 602461 1638959549 1638957960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000976181_resized_lhdakatsevillagelodge3drender12211022.jpg An artist's impression of the Katse Lodge 511 287 Water-poor Egypt eyes quadrupling desalination capacity in five years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-poor-egypt-eyes-quadrupling-desalination-capacity-in-five-years-2021-10-21 Reuters WATER Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:46:00 +0200 598534 1634809701 1634805960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambia's State power firm Zesco has $3.5bn debt - energy minister https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-state-power-firm-zesco-has-35bn-debt---energy-minister-2021-10-15 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 Oct 2021 10:51:00 +0200 598077 1634288635 1634287860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Opinion: Combatting climate change with green energy solutions for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-combatting-climate-change-with-green-energy-solutions-for-africa-2021-10-15 Creamer Media Reporter CLIMATE CHANGE Fri, 15 Oct 2021 09:20:00 +0200 598053 1634284580 1634282400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967913_resized_gregfyfestandardbank10211022.jpg Greg Fyfe 511 287 Hydro project set to boost green credentials of giant DRC copper complex https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/democratic-republic-of-copper-2021-10-08 Marleny Arnoldi BASE METALS Fri, 08 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595897 1633676053 1633644000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965862_resized_low.jpg 511 287 China's CMOC eyes solar and hydro for Congo copper/cobalt expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-cmoc-eyes-solar-and-hydro-for-congo-coppercobalt-expansion-2021-10-05 Reuters COPPER/ENERGY Tue, 05 Oct 2021 10:27:00 +0200 597009 1633422571 1633422420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Congo reviews $6.2bn China mining deal as criticism grows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/congo-reviews-62bn-china-mining-deal-as-criticism-grows-2021-09-28 Bloomberg LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Tue, 28 Sep 2021 16:28:00 +0200 596372 1632839505 1632839280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Sefa provides $1m to modernise Africa’s hydropower fleet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sefa-provides-1m-to-modernise-africas-hydropower-fleet-2021-09-17 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 17 Sep 2021 09:29:00 +0200 595493 1631864828 1631863740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zimbabwe turns to Mozambique, Zambia to Ease 12-Hour Power Cuts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-turns-to-mozambique-zambia-to-ease-12-hour-power-cuts-2021-09-16 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:15:00 +0200 595417 1631794681 1631794500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 UN council urges Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to restart dam talks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-council-urges-egypt-ethiopia-sudan-to-restart-dam-talks-2021-09-16 Reuters WATER/ENERGY Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:30:00 +0200 595354 1631777529 1631777400 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zimbabwe utility to cut power by 12 hours a day amid shortage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-utility-to-cut-power-by-12-hours-a-day-amid-shortage-2021-09-13 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Mon, 13 Sep 2021 06:06:00 +0200 594919 1631477302 1631505960 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom offers business customers a trial Renewable Energy Tariff https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-offers-business-customers-a-trial-renewable-energy-tariff-2021-09-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 01 Sep 2021 15:12:00 +0200 593936 1630566722 1630501920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000959823_resized_energysere10sept1022.jpg Eskom's Sere wind farm. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86226_green-tariff-fact-sheet-final-1.pdf249473 Zimbabwe private power industry held up by currency dispute https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-private-power-industry-held-up-by-currency-dispute-2021-08-24 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 24 Aug 2021 13:32:00 +0200 593096 1629813076 1629804720 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Treasury publishes draft renewable energy premium rates https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-publishes-draft-renewable-energy-premium-rates-2021-08-11 Donna Slater RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 11 Aug 2021 10:52:00 +0200 591922 1628674767 1628671920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86018_draft_notice_in_respect_of_renewable_energy_premium_for_carbon_tax_act_40821.pdf202358The Draft Notice on renewable energy premium rates The Draft Notice on renewable energy premium rates Polihali dam construction tender marks start of final water transfer component https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polihali-dam-construction-tender-marks-start-of-final-water-transfer-component-2021-08-10 Schalk Burger INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 10 Aug 2021 16:56:00 +0200 591857 1628608144 1628607360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 LHDA calls for tenders for the construction of Polihali dam and appurtenant works https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-calls-for-tenders-for-the-construction-of-polihali-dam-and-appurtenant-works-2021-08-06 Natasha Odendaal WATER Fri, 06 Aug 2021 11:24:00 +0200 591650 1628248112 1628241840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Fund lends €25m to Côte d’Ivoire clean energy hydropower project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fund-lends-25m-to-cte-divoire-clean-energy-hydropower-project-2021-07-27 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Tue, 27 Jul 2021 07:55:00 +0200 590527 1627330103 1627365300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ethiopia says second filling of giant dam on Blue Nile complete https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-says-second-filling-of-giant-dam-on-blue-nile-complete-2021-07-20 Reuters ENERGY/WATER Tue, 20 Jul 2021 08:43:00 +0200 589871 1626763529 1626763380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 ATI provides Malawi solar PV plant with liquidity support https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ati-provides-malawi-solar-pv-plant-with-liquidity-support-2021-07-16 Schalk Burger RENEWABLES Fri, 16 Jul 2021 16:02:00 +0200 589707 1626445571 1626444120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Giant dam is messing up water in Africa even before it is filled https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/giant-dam-is-messing-up-water-in-africa-even-before-it-is-filled-2021-07-09 Bloomberg ENERGY/WATER Fri, 09 Jul 2021 12:25:00 +0200 588981 1625828146 1625826300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Egypt notified that Ethiopia has resumed filling of giant dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-notified-that-ethiopia-has-resumed-filling-of-giant-dam-2021-07-06 Reuters WATER/ENERGY Tue, 06 Jul 2021 09:52:00 +0200 588578 1625558032 1625557920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 IFC, Canada invest in Kinguele Aval hydropower plant in Gabon https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifc-canada-invest-in-kinguele-aval-hydropower-plant-in-gabon-2021-07-05 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Mon, 05 Jul 2021 11:05:00 +0200 588495 1625480735 1625475900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US Security Council likely to meet next week on Ethiopia dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-security-council-likely-to-meet-next-week-on-ethiopia-dam-2021-07-02 Reuters ENERGY/WATER Fri, 02 Jul 2021 09:35:00 +0200 588313 1625211393 1625211300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Hydropower important for storage, just transition to low-carbon electricity – IEA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydropower-important-for-storage-just-transition-to-low-carbon-electricity-iea-2021-06-30 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Wed, 30 Jun 2021 10:50:00 +0200 588057 1625055558 1625043000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947843_resized_hydropower1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Zimbabwe faces lengthy power outages after surge hits plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-faces-lengthy-power-outages-after-surge-hits-plants-2021-06-29 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Tue, 29 Jun 2021 17:04:00 +0200 588023 1624979198 1624979040 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa’s reliance on Inga 3 hydropower project ‘a grave risk’, organisations warn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-reliance-on-inga-3-hydropower-project-a-grave-risk-organisations-warn-2021-06-29 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 29 Jun 2021 12:23:00 +0200 587968 1624963118 1624962180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/85679_inga-3-too-high-cost-report-final.pdf1878305Click here to view a copy of the Inga 3 Too High Cost report.https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/85680_inga-3-too-high-cost-policy-brief.pdf130963Click here to view a copy of the Inga 3 Too High Cost policy brief document.https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/85681_inga-3-information-sheet.pdf94376Click here to view a copy of the information sheet on the Inga 3 Too High Cost report. Click here to view a copy of the Inga 3 Too High Cost report.Click here to view a copy of the Inga 3 Too High Cost policy brief document.Click here to view a copy of the information sheet on the Inga 3 Too High Cost report. Civil war hardens Ethiopian Nile-dam stance, Sudan Minister says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-war-hardens-ethiopian-nile-dam-stance-sudan-minister-says-2021-06-22 Bloomberg WATER/ENERGY Tue, 22 Jun 2021 08:55:00 +0200 587306 1624345186 1624344900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Congo picks Australia's Fortescue to develop giant hydro project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iron-ore-billionaire-sets-sights-on-reviving-congos-hydro-vision-2021-06-15 Reuters HYDROPOWER Tue, 15 Jun 2021 09:30:00 +0200 586764 1623796570 1623742200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945260_resized_andrewforrestbloomberg1022.jpg Andrew Forrest 511 287 Sudan says it is open to conditional interim deal on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sudan-says-it-is-open-to-conditional-interim-deal-on-ethiopian-renaissance-dam-2021-06-14 Reuters WATER/ENERGY Mon, 14 Jun 2021 15:26:00 +0200 586713 1623677258 1623677160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Egypt and Sudan urge Ethiopia to negotiate seriously over giant dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-and-sudan-urge-ethiopia-to-negotiate-seriously-over-giant-dam-2021-06-10 Reuters HYDROPOWER Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:24:00 +0200 586415 1623309927 1623309840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AfDB provides $140m loan for Tanzania hydropower project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-provides-140m-loan-for-tanzania-hydropower-project-2021-05-27 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE; ENERGY Thu, 27 May 2021 23:13:00 +0200 585268 1622150031 1622149980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Four energy scenarios that may define Southern Africa’s energy transition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/four-energy-scenarios-that-may-define-southern-africas-energy-transition-2021-05-27 Donna Slater ENERGY Thu, 27 May 2021 11:35:00 +0200 585179 1622108862 1622108100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ivanhoe, DRC utility partner to deliver hydropower for Kamoa mine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ivanhoe-drc-utility-partner-to-deliver-hydropower-for-kamoa-mine-2021-05-17 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER/HYDROPOWER Mon, 17 May 2021 11:01:00 +0200 584234 1621245382 1621242060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Long delay in dividend flows to renewables-linked community trusts impeding effectiveness https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-delay-in-dividend-flows-to-renewables-linked-community-trusts-impeding-effectiveness-2021-05-06 Terence Creamer COMMUNITY OWNERSHIP Thu, 06 May 2021 16:30:00 +0200 583454 1620315207 1620311400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000938296_resized_solarpvdeaar1022.jpeg 511 287 Hydrogen companies enter green economy MoU https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-companies-enter-green-economy-mou-2021-04-30 Claire O'Reilly Hydropower Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581668 1619418402 1619733600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000934432_resized_powerenergywaternelhydrogenmatthewweaver202104301022.jpg M4000 NEL WATER ELECTROLYSER The ideal generator for producing green hydrogen at scale for the production of green ammonia 511 287 GE, PowerChina hydro project on Zambia-Zimbabwe border delayed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-powerchina-hydro-project-on-zambia-zimbabwe-border-delayed-2021-04-14 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 14 Apr 2021 11:11:00 +0200 581554 1618391614 1618391460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Egypt, Sudan reject Ethiopian proposal for data sharing on Renaissance dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-sudan-reject-ethiopian-proposal-for-data-sharing-on-renaissance-dam-2021-04-12 Reuters WATER/ENERGY Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:54:00 +0200 581338 1618217696 1618217640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0