Tag: Eskom

Natural Gas Gives South Africa a Hand

Natural Gas Gives South Africa a Hand

Nicholas Newman Rigzone June 2016 South Africa now regards natural gas as a serious contributor to reducing its chronic power crisis. The country’s main public utility, Eskom, along with independent power producers (IPPs), is actively investigating the potential to use gas to help meet their fuel requirements as they reduce […]

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South Africa’s turn to gas

South Africa’s turn to gas

Nicholas Newman AfrOil – Africa Oil & Gas June 2016 Delays in developing South Africa’s own gas resources, combined with low prices for LNG, make liquefied supplies a leading choice What: Additional LNG supplies will prove attractive to South Africa’s import plans. Why: The country is taking efforts to step up gas consumption. What next: Supplies are likely to come […]

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Options for gas to power in South Africa

Options for gas to power in South Africa

Nicholas Newman South Africa’s is facing chronic electricity supply problems, which have resulted in the power system being extremely constrained and vulnerable, which has resulted in load shedding at times.  Its problems are occurring, in part due to problems experienced in completing new generating and distribution capacity to meet on-going […]

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Options for gas to power in South Africa

Options for gas to power in South Africa

Nicholas Newman South Africa’s is facing chronic power supply problems. At present power supplies are tight causing load shedding at times. Problems being experienced in building new generating and distribution capacity to meet on-going growth in demand. New build gas- to- power is seen as one of the ways to […]

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New work completed for various clients

New work completed for various clients

Nicholas Newman Just completed work for three clients, which included Pipeline Gas Journal,  Pipeline Coating and Eniday. The reports were about: For Pipeline Gas Journal – A report on Britain’s National Grid gas pipeline business in both the UK and United States. For Pipeline Coating – A report in the […]

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