We can take better care of water resources using data - expert

2019-05-19 17:06

There is poor awareness and use of available data in Africa, which could actually help to create the modernised management of water resources, according to an expert.

Radebe: Demand calls for balancing act in SA's energy sector

2018-05-15 16:42

South Africa’s energy supply must be secured as the country’s economy continues on its upward trajectory, says Energy Minister Jeff Radebe.

Electricity costs could be sliced by 90% - energy expert

2018-01-14 15:14

Energy expert Ted Blom believes distributed generation will slice electricity costs by up to 90% for the average household.

How to increase Africa’s energy supply

2016-05-17 17:27

An energy expert says microgrids are essential for increasing Africa’s energy supply and providing electricity to remote areas on the continent.

Eskom to spend R580bn to fuel SA reliance on coal, nuclear

2016-05-17 11:22

Eskom will spend R580bn on capacity over the next five years and SA will be reliant on coal-fired power and nuclear energy for some time to come, says an Eskom executive.


Stealing electricity like robbing a bank – energy expert

2019-05-14 21:07

There is no difference between a customer stealing electricity and someone stealing money from a bank, says Andrew Herscowitz of Power Africa at Africa Utility Week.

Ideas good, but execution vital for SA energy sector, says Eskom's Hadebe

2018-05-15 13:00

Ideas form a good basis for growth and development, but in the end only execution will bring about growth, says acting Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe.

Record $330bn invested in renewable energy

2016-05-17 19:43

A record $330bn has been invested in renewable energy after the crash of oil and gas prices, delegates to the African Utility Week have heard.

SA sets up unit for gas to power plan

2016-05-17 16:31

South Africa is creating a unit to import liquefied natural gas for power plants as suppliers await fuel tenders for annual shipments.

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