Engineering News | Hydropower https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/hydropower Sun, 26 May 2019 17:20:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Hidroeléctrica de Cahora Bassa announces IPO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hidroelctrica-de-cahora-bassa-announces-ipo-2019-05-22 Tasneem Bulbulia ENERGY Wed, 22 May 2019 16:27:00 +0200 520582 1558535274 1558535220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pioneers and projects that shone at African Power, Energy & Water Industry Awards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneers-and-projects-shine-at-african-power-energy-2019-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY & WATER Fri, 17 May 2019 09:53:00 +0200 519919 1558086184 1558079580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Mozambique power utility begins the long process of recovery following cyclones https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-power-utility-begins-the-long-process-of-recovery-following-cyclones-2019-05-15 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 15 May 2019 20:53:00 +0200 519705 1557987708 1557946380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Sand mining 'mafias' destroying environment, livelihoods – UN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sand-mining-mafias-destroying-environment-livelihoods-un-2019-05-07 Reuters MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Tue, 07 May 2019 10:25:00 +0200 518960 1557217954 1557217500 1559858400 Reuters 0 0 IEA says world cannot ‘press pause’ on renewables, as capacity growth stalls https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-says-world-cannot-press-pause-on-renewables-as-capacity-growth-stalls-2019-05-06 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 06 May 2019 14:30:00 +0200 518899 1557153387 1557145800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797349_resized_solarjobsbloomberg0620111022.jpg 511 287 Company to focus on hydropower at AUW https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-focus-on-hydropower-at-auw-2019-04-16 Mc'Kyla Nortje Hydropower Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517424 1556526124 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794067_resized_stortemelkhydro0420191022.jpg STABILITY Hydropower is a very stable resource to add to the grid compared to solar power 511 287 EDF puts energy-challenged Africa at the centre of its 2030 development strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/edf-puts-energy-challenged-africa-at-the-centre-of-its-2030-development-strategy-2019-04-29 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:15:00 +0200 518323 1556543810 1556543700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796057_resized_renewableenergyvalerielevkovseniorvpinchargeofafrica042019edf1022.jpg EDF senior VP for Africa Valérie Levkov 511 287 Guinea boosts power output to foster bauxite refining https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-boosts-power-output-to-foster-bauxite-refining-2019-04-29 Reuters BAUXITE/ENERGY Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:05:00 +0200 518302 1556540818 1556539500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tanzania eyes 10 000 MW power generation capacity by 2025 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-eyes-10-000-mw-power-generation-capacity-by-2025-2019-04-23 Reuters ELECTRICITY Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:36:00 +0200 517807 1556013085 1556012160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Clough JV awarded civil works contract for Australian hydropower project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clough-jv-awarded-civil-works-contract-for-australian-hydropower-project-2019-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:33:00 +0200 516417 1554457447 1554456780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Improved policy, regulation needed to help Eskom power SA, Brics Bank meeting told https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-policy-regulation-needed-to-help-eskom-power-sa-brics-bank-meeting-told-2019-04-02 African News Agency Hydropower Tue, 02 Apr 2019 15:59:00 +0200 516034 1554213763 1554213540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791070_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Zimbabwe power utility seeks 30% tariff increase – report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-power-utility-seeks-30-tariff-increase-report-2019-04-01 Reuters ELECTRICITY Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:46:00 +0200 515841 1554112126 1554111960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790658_resized_karibadamreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Master Drilling’s full year performance underpinned by Americas, Europe success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/master-drillings-full-year-performance-underpinned-by-americas-europe-success-2019-03-26 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING & TUNELLING Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:55:00 +0200 515179 1553610403 1553586900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789177_resized_masterdrillingcoverdanipretorius11181022.jpg Master Drilling CEO Danie Pretorius 511 287 Zambia, Zimbabwe cut Kariba Dam power generation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-zimbabwe-cut-kariba-dam-power-generation-2019-02-25 Reuters ELECTRICITY Mon, 25 Feb 2019 10:11:00 +0200 512526 1551082878 1551082260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambia, Zimbabwe shortlist foreign firms to build hydro plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-zimbabwe-shortlist-foreign-firms-to-build-hydro-plant-2019-02-21 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:46:00 +0200 512281 1550738943 1550738760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tanzania hydropower dam to cost more than double government estimate – study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-hydropower-dam-to-cost-more-than-double-government-estimate-study-2019-02-15 Reuters HYDROPOWER Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:44:00 +0200 511702 1550213475 1550213040 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 Hydropower 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 SA company receives multibillion-dollar contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multibillion-dollar-contract-awarded-to-s-african-company-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Hydropower Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510238 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778323_resized_civilengmurrayrobsnowy2002191022.jpg SO MUCH DAM WATER The Snowy 2.0 project with reuse water through a pumping system to keep the grid running 511 287 Energy megaprojects on South Africa's radar as utility falters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-megaprojects-on-south-africas-radar-as-utility-falters-2019-02-05 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 05 Feb 2019 15:49:00 +0200 510637 1549438237 1549374540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa may double power purchases from Congo hydro plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-may-double-power-purchases-from-congo-hydro-plant-2019-01-21 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:01:00 +0200 509080 1548082563 1548057660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775747_resized_drcingadam1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Clough JV selected as preferred tenderer for civil works at Australian hydropower project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clough-jv-selected-as-preferred-tenderer-for-australian-hydropower-project-work-packages-2019-01-18 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:50:00 +0200 509014 1547822176 1547815800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China approves large new upstream dam project on the Yangtze river https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-approves-large-new-upstream-dam-project-on-the-yangtze-river-2019-01-15 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:41:00 +0200 508512 1547534580 1547534460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Uganda aims to impose penalties on distributor for power outages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-aims-to-impose-penalties-on-distributor-for-power-outages-2019-01-11 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Jan 2019 11:47:00 +0200 508317 1547200183 1547200020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 LHWP Phase II ensures employment opportunities in January 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhwp-phase-ii-ensures-employment-opportunities-in-january-2019-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505872 1544618921 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768927_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatse1022.jpg LESOTHO HIGHLANDS WATER PROJECT The road infrastructure works will help improve access to basic services and facilities, as well as reduce travelling time and stimulate local business ventures 511 287 LHDA workshop places contractors in better bidding position https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-workshop-places-contractors-in-better-bidding-position-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505889 1544618964 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768937_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam1022.jpg WATER PROVIDES CONTRACTS Workshops were successfully held to ensure that small businesses can bid for construction projects on the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 Prequalification for construction of Phase 2 works on LHWP to launch in January https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prequalification-for-construction-of-phase-2-works-on-lhwp-to-launch-in-january-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:54:00 +0200 507447 1544697147 1544691240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tanzania to sign deal this week for $3bn power plant – President https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-to-sign-deal-this-week-for-3bn-power-plant-president-2018-12-12 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:56:00 +0200 507296 1544601568 1544601360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambia targets 200 MW of solar power to reduce hydro dependency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-targets-200-mw-of-solar-power-to-reduce-hydro-dependency-2018-11-28 Reuters ELECTRICITY Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:15:00 +0200 505954 1543393057 1543392900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eurasian Resources Group secures electricity supply for DRC copper mine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eurasian-resources-group-secures-electricity-supply-for-drc-copper-mine-2018-11-27 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:54:00 +0200 505829 1543402594 1543308840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Radebe hints at possible Saudi investment to boost South Africa's oil refining capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-hints-at-possible-saudi-investment-to-boost-south-africas-oil-refining-capacity-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:25:00 +0200 504050 1541588371 1541586300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Calls to even out procurement for wind energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-to-even-out-procurement-for-wind-energy-2018-10-29 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:53:00 +0200 503112 1540818902 1540817580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Don’t limit renewables in IRP, urges prominent activist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-limit-renewables-in-irp-urges-prominent-activist-2018-10-24 Kim Cloete RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 24 Oct 2018 11:39:00 +0200 502668 1540381845 1540373940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Congo sets deadline for plan on 11 000 MW hydropower plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/congo-sets-deadline-for-plan-on-11-000-mw-hydropower-plant-2018-10-22 Bloomberg HYDROPOWER Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502394 1540211599 1540203840 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Germany's Voith to supply more turbines for Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germanys-voith-to-supply-more-turbines-for-ethiopias-renaissance-dam-2018-10-18 Reuters HYDROPOWER Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:16:00 +0200 502131 1539850679 1539850560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0