Ministerial determinations propose 13813 MW of new-build by IPPs, none by Eskom

. On Friday 20 March 2019, South Africa’s national energy regulator, Nersa, published two draft determinations by Minerals and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe in terms of Section 34 (1) of the Electricity Regulation Act (ERA). These so-called draft “S34 determinations” are the first step in the process of procurement of new electricity generation capacity in […]

Machine Tools Africa 2020 to showcase market trends

Experts are optimistic about the global machine tools market, which is expected to grow from $77-billion in 2019 to $98,3-billion in 2027, with a compound annual growth rate of around 3,2% during the forecast period, according to ResearchAndMarkets.com. The growth in industries such as process automation, vehicle production and high-precision fabricated components and products being […]