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Overcoming a culture of non-payment

A culture of non-payment for electrical services by community members is prevalent in South Africa. President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his recent State of the...

Quo vadis Eskom?

The South African economy relies on the availability of a reliable, affordable and adequate supply of electricity. Economic growth is thus dependent upon the...

An industry in disarray?

At a recent meeting of a local well established energy association, a decline in membership prompted the question of whether there is still a...

Accommodating rising student numbers in South Africa

The schools which educate South Africa’s future electrical engineers are facing many challenges at present. These include remaining relevant in a rapidly changing world...

How standards can promote intra-African trade

The recent announcement by African ministers in charge of the continent’s trade agenda, that they will recommend that their respective heads of state and...

Renewable energy: Friend or foe?

The new minister of energy, Jeff Radebe, says that outstanding power-producers’ agreements (PPAs) with independent power producers (IPPs) will be signed on 13 March...

Reenergising ourselves as the livewire of Africa

South Africa is at the cusp of a social revolution, a turning point at which good is shown to triumph over the wrongs of...

Let’s applaud the folks who keep the lights on

It is difficult today to pick up a newspaper without some article criticising Eskom. But does the company as a whole deserve criticism? Justifiable...

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EU plans for the energy system of the future

Information from the European Commission  -   To become climate-neutral by 2050, Europe needs to transform its energy system, which accounts...
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Industry association appoints new board

The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) appointed a new board at its recent Annual General Meeting (AGM). SAPVIA...

Popular fuel brand launches contactless fuel-payment app

Engen has announced the arrival of the new Engen 1app, which offers motorists a safe and conveniently contactless way to...

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