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Economic growth through large infrastructure projects

by Charles Marais, Hogan Lovells Johannesburg  -   Infrastructure-led economic growth is generally considered to be a highly effective way of recovery from a slump, and...

Wake up, the sun is shining

by Wido Schnabel, SAPVIA  - With South Africa facing the most challenging economic climate for generations, we need now more than ever to come together...

Power cuts in South Africa stifle post-Covid economic recovery

by Chris Yelland, EE Business intelligence, and Mariam Isa, independent financial journalist  -   Eskom’s unexpected escalation of load shedding this week has confirmed that South...

How to end load shedding and reduce toxic pollution

To overcome South Africa’s load shedding problems, the country needs an additional 6000 MW of power generation, and it needs it now. Speaking to the...

South Africa’s double-edged energy sword

by Jonathan Skeen, SOLA  -   South Africans can expect as much as a 15% increase in their electricity costs from mid-2021. This will mark more...

Tapping into public-private partnerships to fast-track development

Driving socio-economic development through public-private partnerships lies at the core of the Impact Catalyst initiative founded by Anglo American, the Council for Scientific and...

Six of one, half a dozen of the other

by Clyde Mallinson -  This article demonstrates the true cost of electricity when large power projects are built and connected to the grid sequentially. One...

Efficiency at growing data centres

by Deon Ferreira, Eaton Africa -   Mines, steel mills and heavy industrial manufacturing operations are generally viewed as the main culprits in conversations around...

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Economic growth through large infrastructure projects

by Charles Marais, Hogan Lovells Johannesburg  -   Infrastructure-led economic growth is generally considered to be a highly effective way of...
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Additional generation “essential to end load shedding”

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) says it will soon release bid documentation Bid Window 5 its...

New premises consolidate functions, benefits customers

Condition monitoring specialists, WearCheck, recently relocated their head office and main laboratory from Pinetown to Westville, just outside Durban....

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