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Three tips for cooling your roof for energy efficient home

Over a matter of days, South Africa’s winter chill has burned off with a very warm summer ahead. This will see a change in household requirements, from heating to cooling.


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Company seeks project engineer in the renewable energy sector

An independent power producer based in Southern Africa is looking for a project engineer that will monitor the effective and efficient running of energy facilities and ensure compliance to contractual agreements, regulations, legislation as well as company policies and procedures.

Eskom invites tenders for the pre-fabrication of SHFPF RUL tubes

Eskom Holdings invites qualified bidders to tender for the pre-fabrication of SHFPF RUL tubes at the Kendal Power Station in Witbank, South Africa.
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Coal exit list: Who drives the climate chaos?

Three weeks before the start of the UN Climate Summit in Glasgow, Urgewald and 40 partner NGOs have released the 2021 update of the Global Coal Exit List (GCEL).

President’s speech: Green energy key to SA’s infrastructure development

Speaking at the recent Sustainable Infrastructure Development Symposium South Africa (SIDSSA), President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa said that one of the key drivers of infrastructure is green energy.

Rehabilitating gold mines to create pumped hydro storage

Thyssenkrupp Uhde Arica and Wismut GmbH will do a pre-feasibility study into a renewable underground pumped hydroelectric energy storage (RUPHES) project with a South African mining company.

Using water-dedicated drives to reduce pump blockages

Pump blockages are a growing problem for wastewater systems, where they cause unreliable operations, increased energy usage and premature failure. On a global basis, it is an issue that is estimated to cost the industry billions of dollars a year.