4IR

Smart cities

Op-Ed: Smart cities are needed now, highlights from WEF

SANEDI's general manager energy efficiency provides the highlights from the recent World Economic Forum on Africa, where smart cities was a topical point.
world economic forum on africa

Counting on the WEF on Africa to be powerful

Ed's note: Will the gathered leaders find consensus and deliver some solutions from this year's World Economic Forum on Africa taking place in Cape Town?
smart

Ed’s Note: All things smart, big and small

Africa’s grid networks are not ready for anything ‘smart’, let alone the encroaching forces of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
ICT

Inaugural Digital Economy Summit geared toward the rollout of 4IR

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, is expected to address the first Digital Economy Summit today at the Gallagher Convention Centre in the north of Johannesburg.
industrialisation strategy

S.Africa is falling behind world automation leaders, says UNISA professor

South Africa still lags behind world automation leaders such as Germany and even fellow BRICS country India in terms of industrial automation progress.
African Utility Week

Ed’s Note | The time for globalisation is now 

The need for reinvention is due to the energy revolution, which is upon us and exerting its forces from inside and outside the energy system.

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