Posts tagged as Sanea

Selected for prestigious energy leaders programme

  SANEA, the South African National Energy Association, is very pleased to announce that two of its nominees, Avesh Padayachee and Pule Segale, have been selected for the prestigious global World Energy Council FELS 100 programme.                 The Council admits 100 Future Energy Leaders to a 3-year part-time […]

Reminder: Call for nominations for 2017 SANEA/SANEDI energy awards

  The South African National Energy Association (SANEA) and the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) invites nominations for the upcoming Energy Awards 2017 event. Individuals, companies or projects which make noteworthy contributions in the Southern African energy sector can be nominated. Please nominate according to the following award categories: SANEA Energy Award (individual […]

Call for nominations: SANEA/SANEDI energy awards 2017

  The South African National Energy Association (SANEA) and the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) invites nominations for the upcoming Energy Awards 2017 event. Individuals, companies or projects which make noteworthy contributions in the Southern African energy sector can be nominated. Please nominate according to the following award categories: SANEA Energy Award (individual […]

Bringing significant solutions to real-life challenges

  This has been a tough year for the energy sector with legal challenges being made regarding the maintenance work at Koeberg, delays in IPP bid rounds, concerns regarding the issuing of power purchase agreements to independent power producers, and questions about the need for nuclear power in the light of renewable energy systems, said […]

The choice to change: a review of Africa’s oil and gas sector

  Chris Bredenhann, the Africa oil and gas advisory leader and a partner and director at PwC in Cape Town, addressed the South African National Energy Association (SANEA) recently, where he presented a summary of PwC’s latest report on current developments in the oil and gas industry in Africa. This is the executive summary of […]

Power utility highlights projects for future power

  The South African National Energy Association’s (SANEA’s) June lecture was presented by Aletta Mashao of Eskom’s group risk and sustainability division. Mashao highlighted the projects Eskom is working on to ensure it meets the energy mix and demands of the future of electricity supply in South Africa. Mashao presented the challenges that the utility […]

Providing off-grid communities with secure and reliable electricity

  Addressing the audience at the South African National Energy Association’s (SANEA’s) inaugural Young Energy Leaders’ Forum (YELF) recently, Andrew Johnson, a member of YELF’s steering committee, said that YELF, as part of SANEA, provides under-35’s in the energy sector an opportunity to interact and develop ideas together. James van der Walt from Ugesi Gold, […]

South Africa on the cusp of an energy revolution

  A recent lecture on the democratisation of power generation and the outlook for utilities into the future, given by Shaun Nel of The Eton Group, gave interesting insight into the effect consumer expectations, big data and apps can have on conventional utilities, and indicated that the future utility should be focused on the needs […]