About Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo 2019

Venue: Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec Date: 21 - 23 May 2019 Website A showcase of South Africa's manufacturing capabilities. The Local Manufacturing Expo will showcase South Africa's manufacturing...

SAREC disappointed in lack of CSP in the IRP2019

SAREC Council Chair Terence Govender says the council was disappointed in the IRP2019 not allocating for Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) up until 2030.
solar PV association

Solar PV association seeks swift IRP2019 action on Round 5 REIPPP

South African solar PV association, SAPVIA, welcomed the allocation of 6,000MW of new generation capacity in the IRP2019 to large-scale solar photovoltaics.
Wind association

Thumbs up for IRP2019 from wind association

South Africa's wind association feels positive with the wind energy’s apportionments in the energy mix, as the country transitions to a clean energy future.
The Gambia

New power plant to feed 18MW into The Gambia national grid

MAN Energy Solutions will supply two of its 9L51/60 engines for a newly built power plant in Brikama, the second-largest city in The Gambia.

SAWEA expresses views on SA loadshedding and IRP

In response to recent loadshedding plaguing South Africans this week, the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) has expressed their views.
nuclear energy

The drive for an African nuclear energy market

Permanent Secretary Joseph Njoroge has reiterated that the Energy Act 2019 enhances the participation of nuclear power development in Kenya.
supply chain

Wind energy supply chain to transform Africa’s economy

The wind energy industry and its supply chain can be a massive game-changer, as recently reported by sector experts at the 2019 Windaba.
City Power

SA plunges back into darkness as Eskom assets fail

South Africans experience blackouts again as Eskom implementes rotational loadshedding due to breakdowns impacting the utility's ability to meet demand.

South Africa’s IRP approved by Cabinet for release

The promulgation of the IRP by Cabinet is now set to provide the country with a blueprint for its envisaged energy mix until 2030.
solar power

Solar battery hybrid approved for Mali gold mine

$38 million has been approved for the implementation of one of the world’s largest off-grid solar battery hybrid systems at the Fekola gold mine in Mali, West Africa.

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