Engineering News | Solar https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/solar Wed, 08 Apr 2020 17:17:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Wärtsilä to help deliver hybrid power solution for Saudi Arabia gold mine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wrtsil-to-help-deliver-hybrid-power-solution-for-saudi-arabia-gold-mine-2020-04-08 Donna Slater ELECTRICITY Wed, 08 Apr 2020 11:47:00 +0200 549978 1586341154 1586339220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000865153_resized_wartsila32tsgeneratingsets1022.jpg Wärtsilä 32TS generating set 511 287 Governments urged to integrate clean energy into Covid-19 stimulus packages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/governments-urged-to-integrate-clean-energy-into-covid-19-stimulus-packages-2020-04-06 Terence Creamer COVID-19 & ENERGY Mon, 06 Apr 2020 15:30:00 +0200 549679 1586187275 1586179800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000864579_resized_windbeberibewindfarmbrazilbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Both large, small markets suffering solar PV supply chain effects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/both-large-small-markets-suffering-solar-pv-supply-chain-effects-2020-04-03 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Fri, 03 Apr 2020 16:25:00 +0200 549557 1585925639 1585923900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Building for sustainability promotes valuable returns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-for-sustainability-promotes-valuable-returns-2020-04-03 Darren Parker Solar Fri, 03 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547714 1585863851 1585864800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000860321_resized_sandton40210duane1022.jpg CONSTRUCTIVE BUILDING Implementing a sustainable building philosophy provides value-add throughout the value chain 511 287 juwi awarded Touwsrivier solar O&M contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/juwi-awarded-touwsrivier-solar-om-contract-2020-04-02 Donna Slater RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:31:00 +0200 549351 1585864114 1585830660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863863_resized_touwsriviercpvsolarproject11022.jpg 511 287 Juwi achieves a million injury-free hours at Bokamoso site https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/juwi-achieves-a-million-injury-free-hours-at-bokamoso-site-2020-03-26 Marleny Arnoldi RENEWABLE ENERGY/HEALTH & SAFETY Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:06:00 +0200 548532 1585230958 1585227960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IEA urges governments to integrate clean-energy transition into Covid-19 stimulus packages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-urges-governments-to-integrate-clean-energy-transition-into-covid-19-stimulus-packages-2020-03-23 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Mon, 23 Mar 2020 12:40:00 +0200 548028 1584971997 1584960000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861058_resized_solarfarmresize1022.jpg 511 287 Privatisation slowly becoming reality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/privatisation-slowly-becoming-reality-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Solar Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546155 1584522860 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856594_resized_electriccarchargingbattery1022.jpg DRIVEN DISCUSSION The growing adoption of electric vehicles is one trend expected to dominate discussion at Power & Electricity World Africa 2020 511 287 Africa can develop on low-carbon growth path https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-can-develop-on-low-carbon-growth-path-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Solar Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546170 1584523414 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856654_resized_solarpowerstationgeneric1022.jpg SUNNY DISPOSITION The global investment sector is increasingly more interested in funding renewable-energy projects, such as solar farms, as opposed to coal projects 511 287 Collaboration needed in electrical sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-communication-collaboration-needed-in-electrical-sector-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Solar Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546158 1584523657 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856603_resized_fireinsideelectricalfusebox1022.jpg FIRE STARTER There has been a significant rise in fire damage in South Africa over the past ten years amid a lack of regulation policing and governance 511 287 Re-engineering of coal sector skills needed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/re-engineering-of-coal-sector-skills-needed-2020-03-20 Tracy Hancock Solar Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546177 1585298719 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856681_resized_saretecbuilding1022.jpg Jacobs Transport strives to be a reliable and ethical company, providing its clients with the most efficient services possible. 511 287 Nersa finally initiates public process for concurring with Mantashe’s power determinations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-finally-initiates-public-process-for-concurrence-on-mantashes-ministerial-determinations-2020-03-18 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 18 Mar 2020 18:11:00 +0200 547651 1584600787 1584547860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000860180_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpeg 511 287 Bank forecasting ‘exponential growth’ for South Africa’s small-scale power market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bank-forecasting-exponential-growth-for-south-africas-small-scale-power-market-2020-03-11 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 11 Mar 2020 11:00:00 +0200 546900 1583938778 1583917200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000858373_resized_duncanabel1022.jpg Nedbank CIB energy finance principal Duncan Abel 511 287 Lessons from Brazil and India as South Africa gets set to resume renewables auctions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-from-brazil-and-india-as-south-africa-gets-set-to-resume-renewables-auctions-2020-03-10 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 10 Mar 2020 09:00:00 +0200 546748 1583851553 1583823600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000858054_resized_windbeberibewindfarmbrazilbloomberg1022.jpg A wind farm operating in Brazil 511 287 Nersa aiming to grant concurrence on Ministerial determinations within three months https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-aiming-to-grant-concurrence-on-ministerial-determinations-within-three-months-2020-03-05 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 05 Mar 2020 11:35:00 +0200 546447 1583416545 1583400900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857291_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpeg 511 287 Solar PV brings hope for eSwatini https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-pv-brings-hope-for-eswatini-2020-03-04 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 04 Mar 2020 09:13:00 +0200 546280 1583307404 1583305980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856913_resized_photovolaticelectricityplantavelardawndistributioncentresolar910220514duane.jpg 511 287 IRP to be reviewed frequently, says DMRE https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-to-be-reviewed-frequently-says-dmre-2020-03-03 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 03 Mar 2020 22:36:00 +0200 546238 1583311546 1583267760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856838_resized_darlingwindfarm210220817duane.jpg 511 287 DMRE plans to resume solar water heater programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmre-plans-to-resume-solar-water-heater-programme-2020-02-28 Simone Liedtke SOLAR WATER HEATER PROGRAMME Fri, 28 Feb 2020 16:00:00 +0200 545968 1583323192 1582898400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Implats evaluating 200 MW solar power plant in Zimbabwe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/implats-evaluating-200-mw-solar-power-plant-in-zimbabwe-2020-02-27 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 27 Feb 2020 16:50:00 +0200 545842 1582871123 1582815000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000855979_resized_img75451022.jpg Implats CEO Nico Muller (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81653_2020-02-27_implats_1_on_1__-_2.mp4101384361Implats CEO Nico Muller talks to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Video: Kutlwano Matlala. Implats CEO Nico Muller talks to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Video: Kutlwano Matlala. Cities to receive grant funding in efforts to boost infrastructure development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cities-to-receive-grant-funding-in-efforts-to-boost-infrastructure-development-2020-02-26 Simone Liedtke BUDGET 2020 Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:22:00 +0200 545650 1582721111 1582719720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000855431_resized_roadconstruction210220515duane.jpg 511 287 Private electricity generation identified as most urgent structural reform for reigniting growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget-2020-2020-02-26-2 Simone Liedtke BUDGET 2020 Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:02:00 +0200 545634 1582724992 1582718520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000855395_resized_netshieldsolar809091022duane.jpg 511 287 SAB calls for ‘clear process’ on self-generation licence applications https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-calls-for-clear-process-on-self-generation-licence-applications-2020-02-24 Simone Liedtke ELECTRICITY Mon, 24 Feb 2020 12:12:00 +0200 545388 1582539865 1582539120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As South Africa prepares to resume renewables procurement, new global report points to rising ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-south-africa-prepares-to-resume-renewables-procurement-new-global-report-points-to-rising-popularity-of-auctions-2020-02-21 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:45:00 +0200 545316 1582296610 1582289100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854749_resized_deaarsolarpanelsjune2013new.jpeg 511 287 New energy paradigm can drive Africa’s development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-energy-evolution-2020-02-21 Schalk Burger AFRICA ENERGY INDABA Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 543957 1582114920 1582236000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853671_resized_power.jpg 511 287 Company launches lithium solar battery range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-lithium-solar-batteries-range-2020-02-07 Cameron Mackay Solar Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 543933 1582119075 1582236000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851516_resized_probegroupmaxli10batteries022020102.jpg SUNNY SIDE UP With the Max Li range, home owners and small businesses will have a battery solution to help use solar technology - be it off-grid or grid-tied 511 287 DBSA provides funds to Mozambican supplier of solar home systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-provides-funds-to-mozambican-supplier-of-solar-home-systems-2020-02-20 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:10:00 +0200 545198 1582208764 1582207800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARCH invests $16.5m in African distributed solar provider https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arch-invests-165m-in-african-distributed-solar-provider-2020-02-19 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:26:00 +0200 545048 1582123463 1582122360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854142_resized_solarpvdeaar1022.jpg 511 287 Cape Town energy company to install hybrid solar PV system at Botswana lodge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-energy-company-to-install-hybrid-solar-pv-system-at-botswana-lodge-2020-02-17 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Mon, 17 Feb 2020 15:21:00 +0200 544779 1581946582 1581945660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewables bodies call for clear timelines after Ramaphosa commits to restarting IPP procurement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-bodies-call-for-clear-timelines-after-ramaphosa-commits-to-restarting-ipp-procurement-2020-02-14 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 14 Feb 2020 16:50:00 +0200 544665 1581692349 1581691800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000853240_resized_ntombifuthintuli2020lr1022.jpg South African Wind Energy Association CEO Ntombifuthi Ntuli 511 287 AMSA says regulatory changes could open way for 100 MW Vanderbijl solar farm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-says-regulatory-changes-could-open-way-for-100-mw-vanderbijl-solar-farm-2020-02-06 Terence Creamer STEEL & ELECTRICITY Thu, 06 Feb 2020 15:15:00 +0200 543819 1581000417 1580994900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851265_resized_kobusversteramsa02201022donna.jpg AMSA CEO Kobus Verster 511 287 Solar power overwhelming choice of self-generating mines – Minerals Council https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-power-overwhelming-choice-of-self-generating-mines-minerals-council-2020-02-03 Martin Creamer INVESTING IN AFRICAN MINING INDABA Mon, 03 Feb 2020 20:18:00 +0200 543460 1580797223 1580753880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000850411_resized_fuelcellsrogerbaxter3mcsa0819dylan1022.jpg Minerals Council CEO Roger Baxter 511 287 Video: Baxter discusses mining industry's electricity self-generation plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/video-baxter-discusses-mining-industrys-electricity-self-generation-plan-2020-02-03 Creamer Media Reporter MINING INDABA Mon, 03 Feb 2020 15:42:00 +0200 543443 1580758419 1580737320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000850366_resized_rogerbaxter1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81283_2020-02-03_media_briefing_baxter.mp430902427During a media briefing held at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020, in Cape Town, on Monday, Minerals Council South Africa CEO Roger Baxter spoke about how mining companies were seeking reliable electricity supply. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. During a media briefing held at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020, in Cape Town, on Monday, Minerals Council South Africa CEO Roger Baxter spoke about how mining companies were seeking reliable electricity supply. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Govt urges coal sector to step up pace in rolling out clean technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-urges-coal-sector-to-step-up-pace-in-rolling-out-clean-technologies-2020-01-30 Kim Cloete COAL Thu, 30 Jan 2020 16:47:00 +0200 543220 1580543530 1580395620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000849814_resized_universalcoalkangalacollierydelmas4110220115duane.jpg 511 287 Cosatu wants infrastructure funded by pensions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-wants-infrastructure-funded-by-pensions-2020-01-30 Bloomberg INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:32:00 +0200 543134 1580371839 1580369520 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Engineers call for restarting of ‘successful’ IPP programme to address power crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineers-call-for-restarting-of-successful-ipp-programme-to-address-power-crisis-2020-01-29 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0200 543098 1580308900 1580306400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000849574_resized_solarkonkoonsies1022.jpg 511 287 Wind and solar bodies urge Minister to urgently publish determinations needed to kick-start ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wind-and-solar-bodies-urge-minister-to-publish-determinations-needed-to-kick-start-power-procurement-2020-01-28 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY CRISIS Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:55:00 +0200 542953 1580288995 1580223300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000849219_resized_gamesawindfarm1022.jpg 511 287 De Ruyter says getting independents onto power grid will be costly https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/de-ruyter-says-getting-independents-onto-power-grid-will-be-costly-2020-01-28 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:07:00 +0200 542843 1580194482 1580191620 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0