Engineering News | Regulation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/regulation Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:11:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 IRP will serve before Cabinet only in September as Nedlac process drags on https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-will-serve-before-cabinet-only-in-september-as-nedlac-process-drags-on-2019-07-11 Terence Creamer ENERGY Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:23:00 +0200 525350 1562852832 1562847780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810989_resized_gwedemantashe12003181022.jpg Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Jobs spin-offs in focus as South Africa’s rooftop solar installed base grows beyond 400 MW https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jobs-spin-offs-in-focus-as-south-africas-rooftop-solar-installed-base-grows-beyond-400-mw-2019-06-25 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 25 Jun 2019 16:00:00 +0200 523737 1561474521 1561471200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807404_resized_blackriversolarpark21022.jpg 511 287 Producer achieves 35% emission reduction, supports carbon tax https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cement-producer-achieves-35-carbon-emission-reduction-supports-carbon-tax-2019-05-23 Cameron Mackay Regulation Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520728 1559824965 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801105_resized_afrisam1022.jpg CARBON TAX COMPLICATIONS AfriSam has significantly reduced its carbon emissions 511 287 Eskom may be ‘too big to support’, S&P warns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-may-be-too-big-to-support-sp-warns-2019-06-06 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 06 Jun 2019 16:45:00 +0200 522100 1559851558 1559832300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803805_resized_kendalpowerstationcoal410220717duane.jpeg 511 287 ‘Blanket deviation’ does not exempt 1 MW to 10 MW projects from licensing process – Nersa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blanket-deviation-does-not-exempt-1-mw-to-10-mw-projects-from-licensing-process-nersa-2019-05-31 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 31 May 2019 16:25:00 +0200 521537 1559313690 1559312700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802598_resized_blackriverparkrooftoppv1022.jpg 511 287 Sector shows decline despite strong market growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sector-shows-decline-despite-strong-market-growth-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila Regulation Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519701 1559026786 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799106_resized_cpschemicalschemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg RAW MATERIALS Domestic chemical firms face multiple challenges such as access to appropriately priced feedstock, as well as large volumes of raw chemical materials that continue to be imported and are subject to exchange rate fluctuations 511 287 In letter to nation, Radebe says he looks forward to new possibilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-letter-to-nation-radebe-promises-to-continue-to-serve-africa-2019-05-30 Creamer Media Reporter PEOPLE Thu, 30 May 2019 15:00:00 +0200 521357 1559288003 1559221200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802164_resized_energyjeffradebe0418dylan1022.jpeg Jeff Radebe 511 287 Nersa to host workshop to clarify licensing process for small-scale power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-to-host-workshop-to-clarify-licensing-process-for-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 22 May 2019 15:55:00 +0200 520571 1558534425 1558533300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800496_resized_blackriversolarpark21022.jpg 511 287 Nuclear is a solution to Eskom’s woes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-a-solution-to-eskom-woes-2019-05-17 Mamaili Mamaila Regulation Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518383 1557817857 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798184_resized_mamailimamailadavenicholls0419dylan1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78344_2019-04-24_david_nicholis_-_2.mp473945919Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Sakeliga welcomes Radebe's decision on private electricity generation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sakeliga-welcomes-radebes-decision-on-private-electricity-generation-2019-05-16 African News Agency Regulation Thu, 16 May 2019 14:00:00 +0200 519819 1558010056 1558008000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799406_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Energy in focus following elections https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-in-focus-following-elections-2019-05-16 Creamer Media Reporter Regulation Thu, 16 May 2019 09:41:00 +0200 519724 1558003583 1557992460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799337_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.png 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78402_2019-05-16_second_take_en_-_2.mp484154591Energy in focus following elections Energy in focus following elections Positive reaction to Radebe’s lifting of licence restraints on small-scale power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/positive-reaction-to-radebes-lifting-of-licence-restraints-on-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-15 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 15 May 2019 16:54:00 +0200 519703 1558009820 1557932040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799112_resized_solarpv11022.jpg 511 287 Nersa slams Mashaba’s ‘misleading’ statement on municipal tariff increase https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-slams-mashabas-misleading-statement-on-municipal-tariff-increase-2019-05-15 Sashnee Moodley Regulation Wed, 15 May 2019 15:55:00 +0200 519692 1557929801 1557928500 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799087_resized_hermanmashaba220120191022.jpg City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba 511 287 Eskom 'too big to fail' and won't be privatised, Ramaphosa tells investors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-too-big-to-fail-and-wont-be-privatised-ramaphosa-tells-investors-2019-05-15 News24Wire Regulation Wed, 15 May 2019 15:46:00 +0200 519690 1557929743 1557927960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799084_resized_cyrilramaphosa220120191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Eskom task team mulling new debt-relief options as it comes to terms with depth of crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-task-team-mulling-new-debt-relief-options-as-it-comes-to-terms-with-depth-of-crisis-2019-05-10 Terence Creamer ESKOM Fri, 10 May 2019 14:55:00 +0200 519312 1557497277 1557492900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798273_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Nersa sets May 24 deadline for comment on overhauled SSEG exemption rules https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-sets-may-24-deadline-for-comment-on-overhauled-sseg-exemption-rules-2019-05-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 09 May 2019 08:55:00 +0200 519095 1557414072 1557384900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797740_resized_photovolaticelectricityplantavelardawndistributioncentresolar310220514duane.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78328_consultation_paper.pdf252953Consultation paper for an updated Licensing Exemption and Registration Notice Consultation paper for an updated Licensing Exemption and Registration Notice Agri SA says concerned by Nersa’s reluctance to register small-scale embedded generator projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-sa-says-concerned-by-nersas-reluctance-to-register-small-scale-embedded-generator-projects-2019-05-06-1 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 06 May 2019 12:18:00 +0200 518880 1557138238 1557137880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Long period of backsliding masks genuine promise South Africa still holds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-period-of-backsliding-masks-genuine-promise-south-africa-still-holds-2019-04-26 Terence Creamer 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516439 1555589581 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794701_resized_best.jpg 511 287 Bank report points to transport being next decarbonisation frontier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bank-report-points-to-transport-being-next-decarbonisation-frontier-2019-04-24 Terence Creamer TRANSPORT & CLIMATE Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:45:00 +0200 517941 1556116285 1556102700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795146_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Opinion: How can embedded generators help close South Africa's power supply gap? https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/how-can-embedded-generators-help-close-sas-power-supply-gap-2019-04-19-1 Tobias Bischof-Niemz TRANSITION TALK Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:00:00 +0200 517690 1555585733 1555588800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794625_resized_figuresseg411022.jpg LOAD PROFILE: The household load does not match the solar system’s daytime production profile 511 287 Policy and regulatory malaise undermining efforts to address power deficit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-and-regulatory-malaise-undermining-efforts-to-address-power-deficit-2019-04-16 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 16 Apr 2019 15:00:00 +0200 517383 1555573674 1555419600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793978_resized_solarpv11022.jpg 511 287 Cost of decarbonising global energy system falls sharply, new report shows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-of-decarbonising-global-energy-system-falls-sharply-new-report-shows-2019-04-09 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Tue, 09 Apr 2019 16:00:00 +0200 516718 1554822828 1554818400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792595_resized_0000792584resizedwindturbinesstandingreenfieldsatthevedadillowindenergyfarmoperatedbyaccionasainnavarraspain1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Economic growth in Africa below population growth for the fourth year in row https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economic-growth-in-africa-below-population-growth-for-the-fourth-year-in-row-2019-04-08 Terence Creamer ECONOMIC OUTLOOK Mon, 08 Apr 2019 16:15:00 +0200 516598 1554735469 1554732900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792325_resized_africacelltechnology1022bloomberg.jpg Report says digital transformation has potential to accelerate development in Africa 511 287 Ministerial approval for new Mozambique electricity law pending https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ministerial-approval-for-new-mozambique-electricity-law-pending-2019-04-03 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 03 Apr 2019 16:55:00 +0200 516178 1554303467 1554303300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Radebe willing to use his legislative powers to unlock short-term private power projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-willing-to-use-his-legislative-powers-to-unlock-short-term-private-power-projects-2019-03-26 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 26 Mar 2019 15:15:00 +0200 515263 1553670554 1553606100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789331_resized_jeffradebe300620181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 90 000 gold and platinum jobs at risk as Eskom hikes loom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/90-000-gold-and-platinum-jobs-at-risk-as-eskom-hikes-loom-2019-03-25 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:05:00 +0200 515137 1553524972 1553522700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789055_resized_platinumminingimpala20081022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77802_minerals.pdf441216Minerals Council South Africa's report on the impact of electricity tariff increases on the industry Minerals Council South Africa's report on the impact of electricity tariff increases on the industry Eskom to seek special procurement dispensation to help it address ‘crisis’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-seek-special-procurement-dispensation-to-help-it-address-crisis-2019-03-19 Terence Creamer ESKOM CRISIS Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:55:00 +0200 514705 1553003972 1553000100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788247_resized_pravingordhanjabumabuza0319terence1022.jpeg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza 511 287 Mpact says rising power prices will place pressure on margins https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-says-rising-power-prices-will-place-pressure-on-margins-2019-03-13 Terence Creamer PACKAGING Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0200 514127 1552487700 1552471200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786921_resized_mpactcardboardpackaging1022.jpg 511 287 Energy Regulator sanctions 13.82% Eskom tariff hike for 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-regulator-sanctions-1382-eskom-tariff-hike-for-2019-2019-03-07 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:10:00 +0200 513558 1552033319 1551964200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785787_resized_nersaceochrisforleeregulatorymembernomfundomasetichairpersonjacobmodiseandcommunicationsheadcharleshlebeladylan03191022.jpg Nersa CEO Chris Forlee, Nersa regulatory member for electricity and piped gas Nomfundo Maseti, Nersa chairperson Jacob Modise and Nersa communications head Charles Hlebela 511 287 SABS to invest R300m in laboratory infrastructure as part of turnaround https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-identifies-investment-in-laboratory-infrastructure-as-key-to-turnaround-2019-03-06 Terence Creamer STANDARDS & ASSURANCE Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:50:00 +0200 513248 1551878890 1551862200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784928_resized_garthstrachan210220813duane.jpg SABS Acting CEO Garth Strachan 511 287 New South African National Energy Association leadership announced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-south-african-national-energy-association-leadership-announced-2019-03-05 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Tue, 05 Mar 2019 15:30:00 +0200 513350 1551793356 1551792600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785180_resized_kirenmaharajphoto11022.jpeg Kiren Maharaj 511 287 S&P revises Eskom outlook to stable in wake of govt’s R23bn-a-year pledge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sp-revises-eskom-outlook-to-stable-in-wake-of-govts-r23bn-a-year-pledge-2019-03-01 Terence Creamer ESKOM Fri, 01 Mar 2019 15:40:00 +0200 513119 1551457308 1551447600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784690_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Energy Regulator to announce Eskom tariff decision on March 7 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-to-announce-eskom-tariff-decision-on-march-7-2019-02-27 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 27 Feb 2019 16:50:00 +0200 512837 1551334856 1551279000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784017_resized_nersapanelfeb19dylanslater02191022.jpeg Nersa panel members listen to presentations during recent public hearings into Eskom's revenue application 511 287 NTP Radioisotopes faces heavy losses this year but is confident of regaining market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ntp-radioisotopes-faces-heavy-losses-this-year-but-is-confident-of-regaining-market-share-2019-02-27 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:53:00 +0200 512816 1551339232 1551275580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783984_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane1.jpg An aerial view of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation complex at Pelindaba, which contains the NTP facilit 511 287 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 Regulation 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 Power utility business models set to change https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-utility-business-models-set-to-change-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Regulation Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509632 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777608_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg A CHANGING FUTURE Several disruptive forces are set to threaten the traditional power utility business model 511 287