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  • Proactive approach needed for lightning safety Published Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:31:09 +0000
    “A proactive and systematic approach to lightning safety is essential to mitigate the risks to people, communities and animals posed by lightning. Data reportedly indicates that there are up to 100 lightning related fatalities each year in South Africa, with a reported probable injury rate of many times that.” Ian McKechnie, director of specialist consulting […]
  • US$350 million power financing agreement Published Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:26:37 +0000
    Earlier in 2014 efforts to increase access to power infrastructure in Africa were bolstered by a US$350 million financing agreement between industrial and finance groups GE and Standard Bank. The partnership seeks to provide affordable access to power infrastructure that augments traditional large-scale grid capacity development. The partnership will target 10 initial countries, consisting of […]
  • Don’t buy LV switchgear on price alone Published Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:21:58 +0000
    Buying low voltage switchgear on price alone puts companies at risk of sub-standard products that could jeopardise plant performance and uptime. The Zest WEG group says that its low voltage switchgear is being recognised as a viable alternative, offering price competitive SABS-approved products to the South African industrial and domestic markets with 24/7 technical backup […]
  • Alastair Campbell, Managing Director, Vantage GreenX Fund Published Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:23:44 +0000
    Alastair Campbell’s top 3 predictions for the power sector in 2014: There will be a consolidation within renewable energy sector, with the shorter term speculators making way for more of the longer term investors The spill over effect of the energy crisis in South Africa will force neighbouring countries to expedite the roll out of […]
  • Plan to improve Ughelli’s output in Nigeria Published Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:15:37 +0000
    Transcorp Ughelli Power Ltd (TUPL), which is the, the power subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp), and General Electric (GE), earlier in 2014 signed an agreement to expand the capacity of TUPL’s Ughelli power plant by1,000 MW over the next three to five years. Both parties signed a separate agreement to rehabilitate the damaged […]
  • Kusile project WFGD Published Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:10:41 +0000
    Wade Walker was awarded a contract by Alstom for work packages on the Kusile wet flue gas desulphurisation (WFGD) project. Alstom is responsible for the entire WFGD installation on Kusile while Wade Walker is responsible for three packages related to the WFGD, for Eskom’s most technologically advanced coal-fired power plant. The Kusile power station will […]

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Now in its 37th year, it attracts over 1000 exhibitors from over 50 countries and 16,000 visitors from over 115 countries.

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