Jason McNeil
SOUTH AFRICA
Can waste-to-energy offer an OPEX reprieve for mines?

Can waste-to-energy offer an OPEX reprieve for mines?[Jason McNeil] Despite the large impact mines have on the environment, mining is a significant contributor to the local economy from both a financial and employment perspective...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
Could Antarctic icebergs be the solution to Cape Town's water crisis?

Could Antarctic icebergs be the solution to Cape Town's water crisis?[Sindy Peters] The extensive drought in SA has brought to the fore many a creative solution...

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Andy Walker
SOUTH AFRICA
Cape Town's 'green' map reveals water usage per household

Cape Town's 'green' map reveals water usage per household[Andy Walker] The City of Cape Town has this week made spying on friends, family or even neighbours' water usage habits even easier...

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Siyabonga Mbanjwa
SOUTH AFRICA
Does South Africa's renewable energy plan signify progress or regression?

Does South Africa's renewable energy plan signify progress or regression?[Siyabonga Mbanjwa] The energy industry breathed a huge sigh of relief recently when energy minister Mmamoloko Kubayi announced that power purchase agreements (PPAs) for renewable energy from bid windows 3.5 and 4 will be signed by the end of October 2017...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#AUW2017: Trends shaping the future of utilities

Marius Oosthuizen, lecturer: strategic foresight (leadership, strategy & ethics) at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS)
Marius Oosthuizen, lecturer: strategic foresight (leadership, strategy & ethics) at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS)
[Sindy Peters] Marius Oosthuizen, a lecturer in strategic foresight at GIBS, unpacked some of the trends shaping the future of utilities...

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Sindy Peters
SOUTH AFRICA
#AUW2017: Why utilities need to build better brands

Thebe Ikalafeng, brand and reputation expert, at 2017 African Utility Week
Thebe Ikalafeng, brand and reputation expert, at 2017 African Utility Week
[Sindy Peters] The ever-vibrant and inspirational brand and reputation expert Thebe Ikalafeng delivered one of the keynote talks at the recently concluded 2017 African Utility Week...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
[African Utility Week] Delivering energy solutions for African economies

[African Utility Week] Delivering energy solutions for African economies
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[Nicci Botha] The golden thread stitching together the keynote presentations on the second day of African Utility Week was undoubtedly the need to tap into Africa's vastly underutilised renewable energy resources to support the potential for economic growth and social upliftment...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
[African Utility Week] Africa is open for business...

[African Utility Week] Africa is open for business...
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[Nicci Botha] Africa has the potential of becoming the energy powerhouse of the future and thereby going a long way to alleviating the poverty on the continent...

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Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
[African Utility Week] Eskom hopes to keep the lights on this winter

[African Utility Week] Eskom hopes to keep the lights on this winter
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[Nicci Botha] Eskom hopes to maintain its unbroken record over the years of not having to implement loadshedding during the winter months...

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