First woman chief executive for Transnet

 Shulami Qalinge has been appointed chief executive of Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), becoming the first female chief executive of the organisation. She succeeds Richard Vallihu who has been appointed group executive: Operational Readiness, Transnet Corporate Centre. Qalinge will provide strategic direction and leadership in the implementation of the overall TNPA strategic objectives and operational […]

Energy minister calls on City of Cape Town to engage

  In an interview on Friday 4 August 2017 with EE Publishers investigative editor Chris Yelland, Energy Minister Mmamobolo Kubayi confirmed that the Department of Energy (DoE) and the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) has been served with court papers by the City of Cape Town demanding the right of the City to […]

Rooftop solar PV finance and insurance issues highlighted

The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association’s (SAPVIA’s) network evening, which took place in July 2017, had an impressive turnout for its three main speakers. The topics focused on financing and insurance risks associated with solar PV installations and projects, as well as an update from SAPVIA about the recently-launched PV Green Card. Duncan Abel, from […]

First energy storage conference announced

  EE Publishers will present the SA Energy Storage 2017 conference and exhibition on 28 and 29 November this year. The event, which will be hosted at Emperor’s Palace, Gauteng, will be themed, “Showcasing energy storage technologies and applications as an enabling and disruptive technology”, and will cover policy, regulatory, economic, technology, business and application […]

Fun and games on Mandela Day

  EE Publishers celebrated Mandela Day 2017 with 18 children from the Mother of Peace Johannesburg home for children. The children, between the ages of six and eleven years, visited the company’s premises in Muldersdrift and were treated to a day of fun, games, eats, treats and gifts. Lunch was demolished in minutes and soon […]

Solar PV industry association SAPVIA and EE Publishers reach strategic agreement

  The South Africa Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) and EE Publishers, the region’s leading energy and electricity sector publisher, have reached an agreement for EE Publishers’ Energize magazine to be the official publication and voice for SAPVIA in Southern Africa. In addition, EE Publishers’ Vector magazine, which covers electrical installations and contracting, switchgear and drives, […]