Archive for March, 2018

Court rules that IPP agreements can be signed

The South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) has responded to the court’s ruling today, which has found against Numsa/Transform SA’s application to bring an urgent interdict against the signing of the procured Renewable Energy (RE) Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). SAWEA awaits the court’s written judgement, which will be made available early next week.  “It is […]

Two products launched at solar show

HellermannTyton unveiled two patented products at the annual Solar Show Africa 2018, on 27 an 28 March. Building its own string combiner boxes inspired the company’s engineering team to design the Din Rail Spacer, pictured here, for safe and effective general wiring. The Din Rail Spacer fits perfectly to the bottom of the din rail […]

Standard to aid consistent identification of hydrologic features

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has approved the WaterML 2: Part 3 – Surface Hydrology Features standard, which forms part of the suite of standards that groups water-related OGC standards. It defines a model for identification of surface hydrologic features, such as catchments, water bodies, and confluences, to support applications like modelling of surface water […]