smart city

Smart city: Automation of electrical and mechanical building systems

What makes a building ‘smart’ is the vast amount of data generated by buildings, which effectively transforms them into iterative learning loops writes writes Yuri Ramsamy, the product marketing specialist building products at ABB.
risk mitigation

Bringing renewables to the grid to unite African system operators

Successfully bringing renewable energy sources into an originally coal-powered grid system is a conundrum facing power system operators around the world.
Toshiba GIS

Toshiba and Meidensha to develop GIS jointly using natural origin gases

The two companies are set to accelerate the development and commercialisation of gas insulated switchgear (GIS) using natural origin gas for mass production by the end of March 2023.
water and sanitation Africa

African Sanitation Policy Guidelines to streamline sanitation policies

The African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) has launched the African Sanitation Policy Guidelines (ASPG). The guidelines are to provide the steps towards developing a new policy or updating current sanitation policies and also provide an outline for what should be included in a comprehensive sanitation policy.
net zero

Zero Carbon Building Accelerator launched by WRI and partners

The World Resources Institute together with the Global Environment Facility, UN Environment Programme and World Green Building Council have launched the Zero Carbon Building Accelerator (ZCBA) to speed up the transition to zero-carbon, efficient buildings around the world.
energy transition

Where will the solar megawatts come from to support our energy...

Every renewable megawatt—regardless of who owns it and who the offtaker is—that comes online supports our energy transition.

Identifying business opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Technology providers that install flow and pressure metering and monitoring devices can benefit from tenders by municipalities determined to reduce their non-revenue water.
Kusile Power Station

Kusile Power Station to be completed on schedule says Eskom

The Eskom board and management are committed to the completion of the Kusile Power Station by the revised completion date within the 2024/25 financial year.
Camden Power Station

Eskom: Tender for the supply and delivery of ID fans impeller

Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd invites suitable candidates to submit a tender for the supply and delivery of ID FAN IMPELLER at Kendal Power Station.
Lake Turkana

Wind farm at Lake Turkana recorded a high capacity factor

Earlier this year, the Lake Turkana Wind Power (LTWP) farm, consisting of 365 turbines, recorded its highest capacity factor rating.

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