Views

From our readers: Eskom curtails demand from wind farms

RE: Eskom curtails power from wind farms due to low demand With Eskom still pumping pollutants into the air from their coal fired power stations,...

Solar energy: The benefits are here

by Dr Karen Surridge, SANEDI Since a significant amount of electricity is used for heating water in the SADC region, the use of solar water...

Sunny or not, rooftop solar follows high retail prices

by Dr Fereidoon P. Sioshansi, Menlo Energy Economics As everyone knows, customers have more options these days and increasingly chose to move away from the...

The “roaring” twenties: A decade of opportunity for the mining industry

This year opens a whole new decade: A decade which opens with the need to overcome a number of challenges. Digitalisation enables greater efficiency...

The fourth industrial revolution: Are we fit to face the future?

Rapid urbanisation, demographic and social change, climate change and resource scarcity, technological breakthroughs in the energy sector, and economic shifts are major disruptors in...

BUSA wishes Eskom’s new CEO every success

The appointment of Andre de Ruyter, as chief executive officer of Eskom, is important for stabilising the management, operations and finances of the utility,...

EE Publishers 2020 Year Planners

Click here to download the Energize 2020 Year Planner Click here to download the EngineerIT 2020 Year Planner Click here to download the Vector 2020 Year...

The importance of gas as an energy source

South Africans seem to be convinced that the best form of energy is electricity. But this is not always true. Natural gas is a...

Latest news

Innovative ways to save food retailers money right now

Information from Danfoss It is a challenging time to work on a supermarket’s technical team right now. Competitive pressure has...
- Advertisement -

Touwsrivier solar project O&M contract awarded

The contract for the operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Touwsrivier CPV solar project, in the Western Cape, has...

Excelling at technically demanding projects

Specialising in the heavy industrial and large commercial space, Jet Demolition prides itself on being able to undertake the...

Must read

- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

Priorities for our new minister of energy

  Tina Joemat-Pettersson faces a daunting task as South Africa’s...

Artificial intelligence improves forecasting for renewable energy systems

As the penetration of renewable energy (RE) increases, accurate...