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QMM renewable-energy plant, Madagascar

By: Sheila Barradas     17th September 2021 The QMM renewable-energy plant will power the operations of Rio Tinto’s QIT Madagascar Minerals ilmenite mine. 

Kinguélé Aval hydropower plant, Gabon – update

By: Sheila Barradas     17th September 2021 The project has reached financial close. 

GE Renewable Energy, Fraunhofer IGCV, and voxeljet AG plan to develop world’s largest sand binder jetting 3D printer for offshore wind turbines

16th September 2021 Friedberg greater Munich, September 14th, 2021 - GE (NYSE: GE), Fraunhofer IGCV and voxeljet AG (NASDAQ: VJET) today announced a research partnership to develop the world’s largest 3D printer for offshore wind applications in order to streamline the production of key components of GE’s Haliade-X... 

GE Renewables, Fraunhofer enter research partnership for 3D printing for wind applications

By: Simone Liedtke     16th September 2021 NYSE-listed GE Renewable Energy, research institute Fraunhofer IGCV and 3D printing systems manufacturer voxeljet have entered into a research partnership aimed at developing the world’s largest three-dimensional (3D) printer for offshore wind applications in order to streamline the production of... 

Rocla supplies 414 spun concrete distribution poles to Northern Cape windfarms

14th September 2021 Rocla has supplied 414 spun concrete distribution poles to the Enel Green Power developed Karusa and Soetwater windfarms projects in the Northern Cape. These are for an overhead line required to join into the Eskom Komsburg Station. Kevin West, Sales Consultant for Rocla said “Although our spun... 

Ionic lays out immediate priorities for Makuutu project

By: Marleny Arnoldi     10th September 2021 ASX-listed Ionic Rare Earths CEO Tim Harrison has told Mining Weekly about the company’s main priorities for the remainder of this year and 2022, before making a final mining decision on the Makuutu rare earths project, in Uganda. Harrison listed these as being validation test work on the... 

Caterpillar expanding its hydrogen solutions portfolio

By: Simone Liedtke     10th September 2021 NYSE-listed construction machinery and equipment company Caterpillar will begin offering Cat generator sets capable of operating on 100% hydrogen, including fully renewable green hydrogen, on a design-to-order basis from later this year. More immediately, however, the company says, it will soon... 

Wesley-Ciskei wind energy farm now supplying electricity to the grid

By: Simone Liedtke     10th September 2021 The 34.5 MW Wesley-Ciskei wind energy farm (WEF), in the Eastern Cape, achieved its commercial operations date this month, reports renewable energy developer and operator EDF Renewables. After successfully completing the final Grid Code Compliance tests, the project has reached commercial... 

Kriegers Flak, Vesterhav Syd and Nord wind farms, Denmark – update

By: Sheila Barradas     10th September 2021 The Krigers Wind Farm has been inaugurated. 

Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric development, Côte d'Ivoire

By: Sheila Barradas     10th September 2021 Singrobo will be Côte d’Ivoire’s first hydroelectric project developed by an independent power producer. 

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