Engineering News | Renewable Energy Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/renewable-energy Sun, 19 May 2019 16:48:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company uses macadamia nut shells to purify water https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-uses-macadamia-nut-shells-to-purify-water-2019-05-17 Tasneem Bulbulia WATER Fri, 17 May 2019 16:18:00 +0200 520180 1558102754 1558102680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nordic countries strengthen partnerships with sub-Saharan Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nordic-countries-strengthen-partnerships-with-sub-saharan-africa-2019-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 17 May 2019 15:03:00 +0200 520147 1558101025 1558098180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Greenpeace welcomes move to license SSEG projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenpeace-welcomes-move-to-license-sseg-projects-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Fri, 17 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200 520086 1558094997 1558094880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Eskom unbundling will allow for efficient and effective management https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-unbundling-will-allow-for-efficient-and-effective-management-2019-04-17 Mamaili Mamaila Renewable Energy Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518164 1557817861 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796178_resized_eskomprofessorsampsonmamphweli1705191022.jpg SAMPSON MAMPHWELI There is a greater need for a balanced energy mix between coal, gas and renewable energy 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 Renewable Energy 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 Eaton acquires controlling interest in Turkish company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-acquires-controlling-interest-in-turkish-company-2019-05-16 Kim Cloete ACQUISITION Thu, 16 May 2019 16:52:00 +0200 519895 1558074873 1558018320 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 Energy in focus following elections https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-in-focus-following-elections-2019-05-16 Creamer Media Reporter Renewable Energy 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 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 Sanedi launches two solar heating system projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-launches-two-solar-heating-system-projects-2019-05-15 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR HEATING Wed, 15 May 2019 16:34:00 +0200 519700 1557988794 1557930840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799129_resized_soltrainwitsjunctionsolardistrictwaterheatingribboncutting05191022dylan.jpg 511 287 Zimbabwe platinum mines to ride out power cuts, gold output less secure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-platinum-mines-to-ride-out-power-cuts-gold-output-less-secure-2019-05-15 Reuters PRECIOUS METALS Wed, 15 May 2019 15:03:00 +0200 519683 1557929547 1557925380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Swedish Foreign Minister outlines goal to be 100% reliant on renewables https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swedish-foreign-minister-outlines-goal-to-be-100-reliant-on-renewables-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 21:37:00 +0200 519589 1557901109 1557862620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Release of updated IRP imminent, says Radebe, as he allays coal producers' fears https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-is-imminent-says-radebe-as-he-allays-coal-producers-fears-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 15:40:00 +0200 519571 1557843130 1557841200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798876_resized_jeffradebe1218bloomberg1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 CER urges Ramaphosa to appoint environment-focussed Cabinet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cer-urges-ramaphosa-to-appoint-environment-focussed-cabinet-2019-05-14 Sashnee Moodley Renewable Energy Tue, 14 May 2019 12:13:00 +0200 519529 1557841668 1557828780 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798812_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Release of IRP 'imminent' – Energy Minister https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/release-of-irp-imminent-energy-minister-2019-05-14 African News Agency Renewable Energy Tue, 14 May 2019 12:00:00 +0200 519534 1557841747 1557828000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798821_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Global energy investment out of step with security of supply, climate needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-investment-out-of-step-with-security-of-supply-climate-needs-2019-05-14 Terence Creamer ENERGY INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 10:00:00 +0200 519487 1557843171 1557820800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798735_resized_fatihbirolbloomberg03191022.jpeg IEA executive director Fatih Birol 511 287 UCT GSB professor joins prestigious global initiative to end energy poverty https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-gsb-professor-joins-prestigious-global-initiative-to-end-energy-poverty-2019-05-13 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Mon, 13 May 2019 16:39:00 +0200 519458 1557758439 1557758340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Davies approves Bojanala SEZ recommendation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-approves-bojanala-sez-recommendation-2019-05-13 Simone Liedtke SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Mon, 13 May 2019 14:57:00 +0200 519449 1557752362 1557752220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Zimbabwe starts load-shedding as drought hits Kariba Dam power station https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-starts-load-shedding-as-drought-hits-kariba-dam-power-station-2019-05-13 News24Wire Renewable Energy Mon, 13 May 2019 10:05:00 +0200 519393 1557752884 1557734700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798512_resized_loadsheddingpowerelectricityflameparaffin210221214duane.jpg 511 287 New products for the agriculture industry being launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-products-for-the-agriculture-industry-being-launched-2019-04-25 Halima Frost Renewable Energy Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517995 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795272_resized_nampobmgboerslim05191022.jpg BOER MAAK N PLAN The Boer Slim/Smart Farming initiative offers a range of products developed with and for local farmers 511 287 South Africa’s energy transition won’t be ‘just’ in absence of inclusive social dialogue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-energy-transition-wont-be-just-in-absence-of-inclusive-social-dialogue-2019-05-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Tue, 07 May 2019 16:40:00 +0200 519048 1557245093 1557240000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797663_resized_zwelinzimavavi207131022duane.jpg Saftu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi 511 287 Eberhard calls for renewables to play a far greater role in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eberhard-calls-for-renewables-to-play-a-far-greater-role-in-south-africa-2019-05-07 Kim Cloete RENEWABLES Tue, 07 May 2019 16:26:00 +0200 519047 1557241053 1557239160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797643_resized_antoneberhard310220813duane.jpg Anton Eberhard 511 287 Energy dept launches updated Wind Atlas for South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-dept-launches-updated-wind-atlas-for-south-africa-2019-05-07 Marleny Arnoldi WIND Tue, 07 May 2019 10:50:00 +0200 518971 1558082301 1557219000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797479_resized_windfarm1022.jpg 511 287 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 Jeka Energy completes solar PV power plant for Air Products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jeka-energy-completes-solar-pv-power-plant-for-air-products-2019-05-07 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 07 May 2019 09:40:00 +0200 518936 1557214890 1557214800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 SABS hosts wind energy technical meeting https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-hosts-wind-energy-technical-meeting-2019-05-06 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 06 May 2019 14:10:00 +0200 518890 1557145156 1557144600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Egypt expects giant solar park to be fully operational in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-expects-giant-solar-park-to-be-fully-operational-in-2019-2019-05-06 Reuters SOLAR ENERGY Mon, 06 May 2019 09:37:00 +0200 518830 1557129799 1557128220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy solutions provider aims for Africa expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-solutions-provider-aims-to-expand-business-in-africa-2019-05-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Renewable Energy Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517500 1556526123 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794291_resized_tgoodehouse05181022.jpg SPECIFIC SOLUTION TGOOD’s electrical houses are built according to clients’ specifications 511 287 Possible solution to SA’s power challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-pv-possible-solution-to-countys-power-challenges-2019-04-16 Mc'Kyla Nortje Renewable Energy Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517426 1556526124 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794071_resized_ibcsolar0420191022.jpg SUPPORT SYSTEM Solar photovoltaic in combination with storage products can provide a reliable energy source 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 Renewable Energy 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 NUM calls for reskilling of Eskom workers to equip them for clean-energy jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-calls-for-reskilling-of-eskom-workers-to-equip-them-for-clean-energy-jobs-2019-04-30 Terence Creamer ENERGY & POLITICS Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:15:00 +0200 518478 1556635003 1556633700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796349_resized_num106111022duane.jpg 511 287 Nedbank reports ‘overwhelmingly positive’ response to pioneering renewable-energy bond https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nedbank-reports-overwhelmingly-positive-response-to-pioneering-renewable-energy-bond-2019-04-30 Terence Creamer ENERGY FINANCE Tue, 30 Apr 2019 15:10:00 +0200 518462 1556636566 1556629800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796324_resized_nedbankexecutives1022.jpeg Bruce Stewart (holding Vuvuzela) at the listing on April 30 of the Nedbank Renewable Energy Bond 511 287 Upcoming Windaba to extend gaze beyond South Africa to rest of continent https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-windaba-to-extend-focus-beyond-south-africa-to-rest-of-continent-2019-04-29 Creamer Media Reporter WIND CONFERENCE Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:58:00 +0200 518338 1556552092 1556546280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796079_resized_windturbinesiemens1022.jpg 511 287