Posts tagged as Sanea

A call for action for energy

  The South African National Energy Association (SANEA) is hosting an open dialogue on the effective implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP) on 6 November 2014 at the Indaba Hotel, Fourways, Gauteng. The all-day event, dubbed the SANEA Action for Energy 2014, seeks to identify the areas where industry and government can work together […]

Closing the gap: The lost 20%

  I have worked in the energy sector for many years and have found that this sector is as vulnerable to “fashionable trends” as any other. One may remember that acid rain was a driving force in the 1980s and had a great influence on decision makers in the electricity sector.  Today the focus is […]

Recipients of the SANEA/SANEDI energy awards 2014

  The recipients of the SANEA/SANEDI energy awards 2014 were announced at a prestigious awards ceremony and banquet hosted by Brian Statham, chairman of the South African National Energy Association (SANEA). In his keynote address, Statham paid tribute to the many men and women who are striving on a daily basis to ensure that South […]

South Africa’s LV network unprepared for bi-directional power flows

  Delivering the SANEA lecture to an audience of about 100 at the Sasol auditorium in Rosebank, Johannesburg on the evening of 13 May 2014, Dr. Hendri Geldenhuys, a corporate specialist in smart grid technology at Eskom, discussed the importance of embedded generation (also known as distributed generation) to the overall energy supply in South […]

South Africa’s low voltage network unprepared for bi-directional power flows

Delivering the SANEA lecture to an audience of about 100 at the Sasol auditorium in Rosebank, Johannesburg on the evening of 13 May 2014, Dr. Hendri Geldenhuys, a corporate specialist in smart grid technology at Eskom, discussed the importance of embedded generation (also known as distributed generation) to the overall energy supply in South Africa. […]

SANEA awards 2014: Call for nominations

  The South African National Energy Association (SANEA) wishes to recognise all individuals, companies, and projects making noteworthy contributions in the South African energy sector and therefore welcomes nominations from anyone interested in energy. The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) has again chosen to collaborate with SANEA in recognising these South Africans and their […]

SANEA Energy Awards 2012

SANEA wishes to recognise all individuals, companies and projects making noteworthy contributions in the Southern Africa Energy Sector and therefore welcomes nominations from anyone interested in energy. The deadline is 29 June 2012! Categories and criteria are as follows: SANEA Energy Award (individual or corporate): This is SANEA’s premier award and goes to a person […]

Eskom, BHP Billiton and the secret commodity-linked electricity pricing deals

A presentation to the South African National Energy Association by Chris Yelland, EE Publishers Johannesburg, May 2011 Chairman of SANEA, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to thank SANEA for the invitation to present this evening. And this especially at a time when the media in the UK is becoming increasingly discredited and demonised in the ongoing scandal […]