Engineering News | Storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/storage Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:10:04 +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 Kibo mulls renewables cogeneration opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-mulls-renewables-cogeneration-opportunities-2019-06-24 Simone Liedtke COAL / RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 24 Jun 2019 16:11:00 +0200 523589 1561387579 1561385460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Six new members join Hydrogen Council https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/six-new-members-join-hydrogen-council-2019-06-18 Creamer Media Reporter HYDROGEN Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:40:00 +0200 523005 1560866160 1560861600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 The world will get half its power from wind, solar by 2050 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-world-will-get-half-its-power-from-wind-solar-by-2050-2019-06-18 Bloomberg RENEWABLES Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:03:00 +0200 522995 1560859673 1560859380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Hydrogen offers pathway for lowering hard-to-abate carbon emissions – IEA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-offers-pathway-for-lowering-hard-to-abate-carbon-emissions-iea-2019-06-14 Terence Creamer HYDROGEN Fri, 14 Jun 2019 09:01:00 +0200 522784 1561018092 1560495660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805356_resized_hydrogenfuelcelltruckbloomberg1022.jpeg 511 287 Storage presents African utilities with opportunities to rekindle investor appeal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/storage-presents-african-utilities-with-opportunities-to-rekindle-investor-appeal-2019-06-12 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:44:00 +0200 522597 1560347886 1560347040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804846_resized_renewableenergystephenbarnespowerandinfrastructurehead062019standardbank1022.jpg Standard Bank power and infrastructure head Stephen Barnes 511 287 Bushveld Energy partners with US company on vanadium electrolyte rental product https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-energy-partners-with-us-company-on-vanadium-electrolyte-rental-product-2019-06-10 Tasneem Bulbulia VANADIUM Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:31:00 +0200 522349 1560177209 1560177060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pioneering system holds huge potential for microgrids https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneering-system-holds-huge-potential-for-microgrids-2019-05-23 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 23 May 2019 14:45:00 +0200 520704 1558616600 1558615500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 University of Nottingham academics patent gravitational energy storage using soil batteries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/university-of-nottingham-academics-patent-gravitational-energy-storage-using-soil-batteries-2019-05-23 Tasneem Bulbulia POWER Thu, 23 May 2019 10:55:00 +0200 520638 1558601814 1558601700 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 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 Storage 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 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 Sanedi signs contract with SolarTurtle to develop next-gen solar kiosks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-signs-contract-with-solarturtle-to-develop-next-gen-solar-kiosks-2019-04-19 Schalk Burger SOLAR ENERGY Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516500 1555051261 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792118_resized_solarturtleminiturtle4191022.jpg BABYTURTLE The BabyTurtles can be moved to events, taxi ranks, schools or other high foot-traffic areas where people have phones to recharge 511 287 Partnership ensures reliable power transmission https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-industry-suppliers-partner-to-ensure-reliable-power-transmission-2019-04-19 Mamaili Mamaila Storage Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516131 1555572127 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791266_resized_powerandelectricityvalsatrading011503191022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT Valsa brings the latest technology in panels and tracking systems to the market while localising some of the production 511 287 Ncondezi, GridX start JV for solar, battery projects in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncondezi-gridx-start-jv-for-solar-battery-projects-in-africa-2019-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY/COAL Fri, 05 Apr 2019 10:55:00 +0200 516410 1554459399 1554454500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IPPs and distributed energy solutions drive innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ipps-and-distributed-energy-solutions-drive-innovation-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514799 1554188456 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788426_resized_energystorageblackveatchpvsolarphotovoltaicenergy200320191022.jpg SOLAR POWER Distributed energy resources are forcing utilities to find ways to distribute electricity in a sustainable and efficient manner or risk losing customers 511 287 Demand for utility-scale battery solutions increasing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-utility-scale-battery-solutions-increasing-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514858 1554188458 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788530_resized_energystoragesolafutureenergyrobbenislandbatteryroom200320191022.jpg ROBBEN ISLAND BATTERY ROOM SOLA stores excess solar power in lithium-ion batteries and deploys it as the sun sets, resulting in an overall reduction of the diesel used to operate generators 511 287 Energy storage a viable solution to load-shedding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-a-viable-solution-to-load-shedding-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514786 1554467002 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788372_resized_energystorageeatonafricamdseydoukane200320191022.jpg SEYDOU KANE Energy storage solutions provide not only flexibility but also cost savings, should they be integrated into a company’s power grid 511 287 Interest in hydrogen storage increasing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interest-in-hydrogen-storage-increasing-2019-04-05 Thabi Madiba Storage Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515467 1554731336 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Bushveld Energy commissions first VFRB project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bushveld-energy-commissions-first-vfrb-project-2019-03-27 Marleny Arnoldi VANADIUM/ENERGY Wed, 27 Mar 2019 15:33:00 +0200 515432 1553698319 1553693580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lithium and cobalt risks growing, World Energy Council survey finds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lithium-and-cobalt-risks-growing-wec-survey-2019-03-15 Schalk Burger Energy Issues Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512666 1552313822 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Turkey, Romania operations bolster Metair’s operating profit growth in FY18 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turkey-romania-operations-bolster-metairs-operating-profit-growth-in-fy18-2019-03-14 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:20:00 +0200 514240 1552575665 1552551600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787435_resized_metairceotheoloockdylan1022.jpg Metair MD Theo Loock 511 287 Africa still slow to take up EVs, energy storage solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-still-slow-to-take-up-evs-energy-storage-solutions-2019-02-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:53:00 +0200 512204 1550729658 1550692380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB optimistic about Eskom’s turnaround prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-optimistic-about-eskoms-turnaround-prospects-2019-02-19 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:40:00 +0200 512057 1550587826 1550587200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782330_resized_amadouhott20022018duane.jpg AfDB power, energy, climate and green growth complex VP Amadou Hott 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 Storage 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 Opinion: Are there really more jobs in coal than in renewables? https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-are-there-really-more-jobs-in-coal-than-in-renewables-2019-02-12 Tobias Bischof-Niemz Transition Talk Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511262 1549981902 1549958400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780541_resized_tobiasbischoffniemz08181022.jpeg Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz 511 287 Electricity increases will badly hurt the poor, say community leaders, residents https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-increases-would-badly-hurt-the-poor-say-community-leaders-residents-2019-01-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:13:00 +0200 508630 1547564064 1547561580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774695_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines110221114duane.jpg 511 287 Local manufacturer supplies backup power to new Sandton development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-supplies-backup-power-to-new-sandton-development-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505399 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 TwinPower generator doubles the power, flexibility of containerised gensets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinpower-generator-doubles-the-power-flexibility-of-containerised-gensets-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505094 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Eskom to increase OCGT use at certain power stations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-increase-ocgt-use-at-certain-power-stations-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Storage Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505414 1544166347 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sener advocates for IRP policy adjustment to cater for ‘reliable, carbon-free’ CSP https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sener-advocates-for-irp-policy-adjustment-to-cater-for-reliable-carbon-free-csp-2018-12-04 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:20:00 +0200 506540 1543934813 1543933200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770290_resized_siyabongambanjwasener12181022dylan.jpg Sener Southern Africa regional MD Siyabonga Mbanjwa 511 287 DST hosts hydrogen fuel cell technology conference https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dst-hosts-hydrogen-fuel-cell-technology-conference-2018-12-03 Nadine James ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:58:00 +0200 506381 1543847466 1543841880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 100 MW CSP project, developed by black-owned IPP, enters commercial operation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-csp-project-developed-by-black-owned-ipp-enters-commercial-operation-2018-11-30 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:55:00 +0200 506260 1543587169 1543578900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769705_resized_ilangacsp111181022.jpg The Ilanga CSP1 plant 511 287 The battery boom to attract $620bn in investment by 2040 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-battery-boom-to-attract-620bn-in-investment-by-2040-2018-11-19 Bloomberg ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:20:00 +0200 505104 1542619652 1542619200 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Vanadium batteries the solution to meet growing energy storage demand – Bushveld https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vanadium-batteries-the-solution-to-meet-growing-energy-storage-demand-bushveld-2018-11-14 Simone Liedtke VANADIUM/ENERGY STORAGE Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:40:00 +0200 504737 1542207415 1542202800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Siemens launches distributed energy system as solution to Africa’s energy transition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siemens-launches-distributed-energy-system-as-solution-to-africas-energy-transition-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:22:00 +0200 502769 1540461289 1540455720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762325_resized_siemenssolarcarparkmidrand10181022dylan.jpg Siemens HQ and its solar car park in Midrand, Johannesburg 511 287 Energy storage seen as an enabler for grid modernisation in realising IRP 2030 vision https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-seen-as-an-enabler-for-grid-modernisation-in-realising-irp-2030-vision-2018-10-23 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:33:00 +0200 502526 1540303818 1540287180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761832_resized_thavagovender1018dylan1022.jpg Eskom generation group executive Thava Govender 511 287