Engineering News | Power and Electricity World Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/power Sun, 26 May 2019 11:11:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Andrew Mentis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/andrew-mentis-2019-03-15 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:17:00 +0200 514003 1555589879 1555589820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786666_resized_0000572362andrewmentis21022.jpg 511 287 Concurrent events to unfold at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concurrent-events-to-unfold-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512998 1552313816 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784666_resized_powerandelectricitylightbulb18417bloomberg1022.jpg PEWA Event transforming business around the world 511 287 PEWA to focus on women and youth participation in energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pewa-to-focus-on-women-and-youth-participation-in-energy-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513050 1552313816 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784672_resized_powerandelectricityengergy030718adobestock1022.jpg ELECTRIFYING AFRICA Event organiser aims to host 8000 attendees at the 2019 Power and Electricity World Africa conference 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 Power and Electricity World Africa 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 Equipment supplier to spread its wings outside South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-to-spread-its-wings-outside-south-africa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512279 1552313815 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784505_resized_powerandelectricityvermeerequipmentsuppliers021503191022.jpg SITES ON AFRICA Vermeer aims to penetrate the renewable-energy market in Africa 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 PV solar energy the solution to power woes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pv-solar-energy-the-solution-to-power-woes-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512985 1552313815 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784523_resized_powerandelectricityvalsatrading021503191022.jpg SVILEN VOYCHEV European power solutions are not necessarily ideal for African power challenges 511 287 OLI SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oli-sa-2019-03-15 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514004 1552381951 1552600800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786670_resized_mve5001n50a0foodvibratingconveyorslovakiajan201811022.jpg 511 287 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 Power and Electricity World Africa 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 Eskom to use PEWA as engagement platform https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-use-pewa-as-engagement-platform-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480044 1520864512 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711488_resized_jabumabuza90712duane1022.jpg JABU MABUZA PEWA organiser Terrapinn believes Eskom’s issues will stabilise, especially with strengthened governance that entailed the appointment of the new Eskom chairperson and board 511 287 Energy management automation products to be exhibited at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-management-automation-products-to-be-exhibited-at-pewa-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479909 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711150_resized_carlogavazziem270energymetermagnetgrouppewa0320181022.jpg EM270 ENERGY METER Carlo Gavazzi’s quick-fit 3-phase energy analyser with DIN rail or panel mounting capability will be showcased by Magnet Group at Power & Electricity World Africa 511 287 Engine manufacturer offers new generator engine series https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engine-manufacturer-offers-new-generator-engine-series-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479912 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711147_resized_robinkuriakosecumminspewa0320181022.jpg ROBIN KURIAKOSE Cummins aims to get maximum power density from its gensets, from a cylinder capacity perspective and a footprint size perspective 511 287 Sarens siba https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarens-siba-2018-03-16 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480919 1520925907 1521151200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713527_resized_southdeep21022.jpg 511 287 Arc 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-1-2018-03-16 Creamer Media Reporter Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480916 1520925939 1521151200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713518_resized_photo1022.jpg 511 287 PV monitoring solutions cater for increasing solar use https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pv-monitoring-solutions-cater-for-increasing-solar-use-2018-03-01 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479916 1521033620 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711139_resized_solarlogpewa0320181022.jpg PLATFORM FOR PURPOSE Solar-Log says PEWA has been the best place for the company to enter into the South African market while learning about PV requirements 511 287 Waste-to-energy significant to Africa’s energy mix https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-to-energy-in-africa-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480075 1521033645 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711561_resized_wastemanagementbloomberg0920161022.jpg POWER IN WASTE With 54-million people generating waste in South Africa, the potential to use that waste for energy conversion is promising 511 287 Microgrid powers Kruger Park lodge resort https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/microgrid-powers-kruger-park-lodge-resort-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445121 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630954_resized_krugerbatteryroomsaltwateraquionbatteries03171022.jpg WORTH ITS SALT The saltwater batteries have been sized to comfortably support the lodge's loads during overcast conditions 511 287 Power products on display at Solar Show Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-products-on-display-at-solar-show-africa-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445100 1489473857 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630913_resized_kp100lpvinverteromron03171022.jpg ONE OF A KIND Omron will use this African renewable-energy exhibition to display the only potential induced degradation 511 287 Lack of reliable power supply hinders Africa’s growth – trade commission https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-reliable-power-supply-hinders-africas-growth-trade-commission-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445111 1489473857 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630906_resized_johannesbrunneraustriantradecommision0103171022.jpg JOHANNES BRUNNER There is significant interest in Africa in terms of the opportunities available for companies in renewable-energy and energy-storage 511 287 Automation products on display at event https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-products-on-display-at-power-electricity-world-africa-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445179 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631134_resized_carlogavazzienergymeter03171022.jpg ENERGY METER Carlo Gavazzi energy meters, current transformers and energy-efficiency monitoring solutions will be exhibited at stand J5 511 287 Amid challenges, power sector offers massive opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-power-sector-offers-massive-challenges-opportunities-conference-organisers-2017-03-03 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445217 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631155_resized_powerlines62236041h252361bloomburg1022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Africa’s largest power and electricity event offers innovative, cost-effective means of tackling Africa’s power challenges 511 287 Stainless steel body hopes to boost product demand at event https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stainless-steel-body-hopes-to-boost-product-demand-at-event-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445117 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630932_resized_sassdaexecutivedirectorjohntarbotonstanding1022.jpg JOHN TARBOTON The Eiffel Tower competition will be launched for the first time at the event and first prize is an all-expenses-paid trip to Paris 511 287 Govt’s involvement in promoting energy efficiency needed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-needs-to-be-more-involved-in-promoting-energy-efficiency-2017-03-17 Nadine James Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445159 1489754212 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631063_resized_industrialenergyeffieicenypanelfabruary2017ncpc1022.jpg INDUSTRIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY WORKSHOP The event held on February 22 focused on challenges of rising energy costs 511 287 Carport can provide shade and electricity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/your-carport-can-provide-shade-and-electricity-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401589 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516411_resized_sinetechsolarcarport1022.jpeg DUAL PURPOSE The 72 m² carport provides shade and protection from the elements while generating 11.52 kWp of power a day 511 287 Rural areas could benefit from decentralised energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rural-areas-could-benefit-from-decentralised-energy-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401604 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516449_resized_014gerhardswart1022.jpeg GERHARD SWART In most African countries, the electricity grids are failing and generation capacity is degrading rapidly 511 287 Conference to attract twice as much footfall https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-attract-twice-as-much-footfall-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401612 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516479_resized_dsc56021022.jpeg TWICE THE SIZE Guests from 33 African countries will visit the Power and Electricity World Africa showcase being held at the Sandton Convention Centre 511 287 Africa viable option for investment in power infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-viable-option-for-investment-in-power-infrastructure-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401616 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516504_resized_bloombergsolarpanelsarecleanedatapowerstationinnewdelhi15021682h9464991022.jpeg NATURAL ENERGY The migration from traditional to renewable-energy sources has encouraged foreign investment opportunities 511 287 Steel producer for PV system to exhibit at expo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-producer-for-pv-system-to-exhibit-at-expo-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401897 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000517445_resized_6471022.jpeg PV SYSTEMS The Alberton-based company supplies engineering, procurement and construction companies which are involved in the installation of ground-mounted PV systems 511 287 Clarke Energy provides reliable energy solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clarke-energy-provides-reliable-energy-solutions-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401913 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000517462_resized_jenbacherengine1022.jpeg JENBACHER General Electric's Jenbacher has been a proven stalwart with regards to energy saving as more than 500 absorption chillers have been delivered worldwide 511 287 Storage a key component for modern energy supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-a-key-component-for-modern-energy-supply-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401607 1456755218 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516457_resized_201505211307561022.jpeg BULK STORAGE Bulk energy storage will be advantageous for African power and electricity providers, as increased wind and solar energy is being absorbed by national grids  511 287 Energy storage system to be launched at conference https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-system-to-be-launched-at-conference-2016-03-04 Simon Sonnekus Power and Electricity World Africa Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401599 1459777399 1457042400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000516436_resized_201602171053481022.jpeg INSTANT ENERGY Two variants of the Tesla Powerwall system have been launch globally, the 7 kWh and 10 kWh variant, but currently only the 7 kWh Powerwall is available in Africa 511 287