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Mandini demo plant produces bioethanol

A PIONEERING solution has been developed to convert cellulose fibre-rich waste from pulp and paper mill operations into ethanol using a specialised fermentation process. Ethanol...

SA renewable energy IPP project equity returns – are they still attractive?

OPINION | OVER the last 15 years, South Africa has seen significant growth in renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP) activity, with over 7,000...

Select the right genset for the application

THE increasing reliance of South African businesses on generator sets (gensets) to mitigate power disruptions highlights a crucial need for proper selection based on...

High-performance power products keep the country’s wheels turning

THE inability of the country’s primary electricity supplier to meet demand has called for the private sector to step up and provide solutions that...

World-class lighting towers now locally available

HAVING witnessed that customers often need robust and compact on-site lighting, IPR now offers the range of Olikara lighting towers to suit every application....

Opinion: Local procurement should be top of mind in mine-owned solar power projects

By David Sullivan, divisional CEO at LH Marthinusen, a division within the Actom Group MANY mines in South Africa are currently in the early stages...

Opinion: Access to energy – the African imperative

By Quintin McCutcheon, global marketing director, Anglophone Africa at Schneider Electric THE ongoing energy crisis has set back global progress on universal access to electricity....

Large-scale wind farm goes ahead

ENEL Green Power, the Enel Group subsidiary dedicated to the development and management of renewable energy plants worldwide, and Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), through...

Sustainable solar solution for dairy farming and cheese production in the Creighton Valley

IN the lush Creighton Valley in KwaZulu-Natal, a transformative journey to renewable energy is underway. Dairy farms and cheese producers, which have long been...

LNG operator appointed at Richards Bay

TRANSNET National Ports Authority (TNPA) has appointed the Vopak Terminal Durban and Transnet Pipelines (TPL) Consortium Venture as the preferred bidder to develop and...

Major investment injection in solar power storage project

IN a significant boost to South Africa’s renewable energy sector, Old Mutual Alternative Investments (OMAI) announced a substantial investment in the country’s energy infrastructure...

SA businesses must balance equity and innovation in the renewable energy surge

OPINION | OUR energy industry is in a state of upheaval. In 2023 we’ve grappled with the worst loadshedding ever on record, with over...

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Paper, pulp and forest group delivers better than expected quarterly results

COMMENTING on the group’s results, Sappi CEO Steve Binnie said: “Within the context of subdued underlying market conditions due to the challenging macroeconomic environment...

Workers can be empowered with modern incentive solutions

IN the ever-evolving landscape of workplace safety and employee engagement, the significance of incentivisation cannot be overstated. This is clearly apparent in multiple sectors,...

Last-mile fuel delivery enhanced with state-of-the-art technology

LEADING supplier in bulk tanker fuel transportation and supply chain solutions, Unitrans, is optimising supply chains by leveraging cutting-edge technology to enhance last-mile fuel...

Seifsa and Numsa conclude 3-year agreement in record time

AFTER three formal engagements, Seifsa and Numsa have concluded the terms of a historic three-year wage agreement for the period 1 July 2024 to...