In memorium: Jan Malan

The retired City Electrical Engineer of the erstwhile Kempton Park Municipality, Jan Malan, has been laid to rest. He was 79 years of age and succumbed to a cancer-related illness after a spell in a Pretoria hospital. After serving in various utilities, including an earlier 6-year spell at Kempton Park, Jan re-joined Kempton Electricity in […]

Energising talent in the energy sector

  The South African National Energy Association (SANEA) addressed the issue of developing “energised talent” in the local engineering talent pool at its August “Energy Rendezvous” panel discussion held in Johannesburg. The energy sector requires a large amount of technically skilled employees across a variety of functions. Tertiary institutions are failing to produce graduates that […]

Gallery: SA Energy Storage 2017 launch

EE Publishers launched the SA Energy Storage 2017 conference to the industry and other interested parties on 29 August 2017. The conference will be taking place from 28 to 30 November this year, with a packed programme that includes four keynotes, including international experts in energy storage. Read more here.

Upcoming energy storage conference launched

  EE Publishers hosted a cocktail party and workshop at Emperors Palace on 29 August 2017 to launch its latest industry event: the SA Energy Storage 2017 Conference and Exhibition. The conference will take place at Emperors Palace on 28 and 29 November 2017, followed by site visits on 30 November. Chris Yelland, the MD […]

New solar plants now powering whole of Northern Cape

With yet another renewable energy (RE) project completed on time and on budget, one has to wonder why the Departments of Energy (DoE) and Public Enterprises (DPE) tolerate Eskom’s continued refusal to sign additional power producer agreements. This especially since the latest REIPPP energy price bids that Eskom refuse to sign are so much lower […]

Instrumentation company turns 25, launches new product range

How a local company started out with an eight-page product brochure to become a major international player in the fields of measurement and instrumentation. Professional test and measurement instrumentation company Major Tech celebrated its 25th anniversary during a partner event hosted at the Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club on 16 August 2017. The event […]

Coal ash conference: Production and utilisation with a multitude of opportunities

  Announcement and call for papers The Fossil Fuel Foundation will be hosting a one day conference on coal ash on 28 September 2017. The event, “Production and utilisation with a multitude of opportunities”, will be held at Glen Hove Conferencing, 52 Glenhove Road, Melrose, Johannesburg. Aims and objectives This conference aims to be a […]

Subscribe to our leading email newsletters

FREE-OF-CHARGE

CLICK for other EE Publishers information products