Posts tagged as DoL

Is renewable energy really the future? Industry bodies say it is

In a presentation to the Regenesys Business School in Johannesburg recently, Busi Nxumalo, the vice chair of the South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA), said that renewable energy is a key element in South Africa’s economic growth plan. Renewable energy has been included in the Department of Energy’s integrated resource plan (IRP) for electricity from […]

Approved Inspection Authorities for Occupational Health and Hygiene

The Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act of 1993 makes provision for the registration and functioning of Department of Labour (DoL) Approved Inspection Authorities (AIAs) for Occupational Health and Hygiene (OHH). These companies may be contracted to conduct surveys on, among others, noise, illumination and hazardous chemical substance exposure. The new legislation requires that these […]

Medupi receives boiler registration

  Eskom’s Medupi power station has received its pressure equipment regulation certificate of registration for Unit 6 from the Department of Labour (DoL). Boiler registration with the DoL is required as no one may use a steam generator without such a certificate, and the boiler must be registered before energy can be applied to it and before the start of the […]