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Mozambican utility EDM (Electricidade de Moçambique), Azuri Technology, Siemens and two water sector pioneers were some of the big winners at the African Utility Week Industry Awards that took place in Cape Town on Wednesday evening. Hundreds of power and water professionals gathered to honour the top projects and people…
Rockwell Automation Integrated Architecture system drives processes in desalination plant that aids in continuous smelter operation. Water specialist company NuWater developed a two megalitre desalination plant at a smelter plant in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa. Rockwell Automation Sub-Saharan Africa, through the collaboration of its PartnerNetwork program participants, authorised distributor CraigCor…
This follows a Technical Cooperation Project (TCP) signed between FAO and Pan Africa Parliament titled “Strengthening capacities of Parliamentarians in Africa for an enabling environment for Food Security and Nutrition” MIDRAND, South Africa, May 14, 2018/ -- The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is strengthening the…
“India’s power sector is one of the most diversified in the world”“Indian utility vendors and services will find a huge market and scope in Africa, especially in South Africa’s energy sector” says Dr. Rajeev Singh, the Director General and CEO of the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The ICC represents…
The fifth annual African Utility Week Industry Awards received nominations from far and wide for the 12 different categories celebrating excellence in the energy and water industries. The finalists have been announced for the awards which honour pioneering utilities, projects and people in the energy and water industry on the…
Summer has officially left the building and autumn is letting us know that the cold and potentially icy temperatures are a matter of weeks away.  It’s the perfect time of year to examine your geyser and generator to ensure that vital maintenance and repairs are done to ensure safety at home.    …
Monday, 07 May 2018 09:02

Agri SA Launches Water Desk

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This initiative is in response to a host of external challenges facing agricultural water users, including severe drought, climate change & under-maintained infrastructure PRETORIA, South Africa, May 4, 2018/ -- On 3 May 2018 Agri SA announced that that it had formally launched a dedicated Water Desk that will focus…
Plastics|SA has released a series of new radio and television adverts in which it addresses the issue of plastics litter found in the marine environment. “Never before has the issue of plastics in our oceans received so much attention on a global scale. Plastics|SA, the umbrella organisation representing the entire…
“Extracting value from data – the key to network management” African Utility Week has announced that Lucy Electric, a longstanding partner of the event, will be the exclusive diamond sponsor at this year’s exhibition and conference in Cape Town from 15-17 May. Lucy Electric is a highly respected industry leader in…
The meeting follows the committee’s approval of Eskom subordinated loan special Appropriation Amendment Bill [B17-2015] and Eskom Special Appropriations Bill[B 16—2015] CAPE TOWN, South Africa, April 30, 2018/ -- The Standing Committee on Appropriations yesterday (Thursday 26 2018) questioned the continuation of Green contracts and the large budgetary deviations relating to Eskom’s…
South Africa’s fuel prices are adjusted on a monthly basis, informed by international and local factors JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, April 27, 2018/ -- The Minister of Energy, Mr. Jeff Radebe, announces the adjustment of fuel prices for May 2018 based on current local and international factors with effect from 02 May…
The water boards have a total of 23 litigations with cost implications of R71 million if not successfully defended CAPE TOWN, South Africa, April 26, 2018/ -- The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation is extremely concerned about the increasing debt book of the Water Trading Entity (WTE) despite various calls…

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