Articles: Energize

Over 800 exhibitors at Electra Mining Africa 2018

Thousands of visitors attended the five-day Electra Mining Africa 2018 trade show, organised by Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery at Johannesburg’s Nasrec Expo Centre from 10 to 14 September 2018. Visitors experienced the latest innovations across various sectors including mining, industrial, electrical, power, transport and related industries. Engaging over 800 exhibitors, visitors saw many new products launched […]

Update from CIGRE Study Committee B1: Insulated Cables

Study Committee (SC) B1 for insulated cables has been in existence since 1927. This SC comprises 33 advisory groups, work groups, task forces and joint working groups for the development and publication of the international best practice on cable systems. Insulated cables, better known as cable systems, are becoming more and more in demand all […]

Perovskite cells set to cut PV costs as manufacturing ramps up

Bolstered by a new manufacturing consortium, Perovskite developer Oxford PV aims to commercialise its high-efficiency cells by early 2020 and predicts costs could soon fall below silicon. The company says a new German consortium will develop high-volume manufacturing processes for its Perovskite technology to improve production efficiency for industrial 156 mm x 156 mm wafer […]

The coal crisis at Eskom worsens…

Information being received by EE Publishers indicates that the coal crisis at Eskom is worsening, with at least four and possibly more of Eskom’s 15 coal-fired power stations now having less than ten days of coal at hand on their stockpiles. Eskom has advised EE Publishers that it requires an additional 1,3-million tons of coal […]

Solving the power industry’s packaging needs

Pack Solve offers the industry two packaging options: In-house outsourced solutions, a customer specific solution developed in collaboration with the client creating a full onsite turnkey packaging service; or a third-party outsourced solution, which is developed in partnership with the client and executed at the customer’s choice of location. Speaking to Energize at the Electra […]