Electricity + Control

The prices of neodymium, praseodymium and dysprosium, rare earths, representing 85% of the economic value of the rare earth deposits at the Steenkampskraal mine in the Western Cape, have increased by more than 50% last year. Total reserves at the mine have a market value of $2 billion.

Managing staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) made a 48-hour working visit to Côte d'Ivoire. Their aim was to draw inspiration from the economic model of Compagnie Ivoirienne d’Électricité (CIE), notably for power distribution. The two firms decided to strengthen their cooperation, in accordance with the commitments made by the leaders of the two countries, President Alassane Ouattara and President Nana Akufo-Addo.

Towards the tipping point

Welcome to the fourth edition of the Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar, and the second in the series to be dedicated exclusively to low carbon power. The 2017 edition of Technology Radar found that renewable energy was largely felt to have achieved cost parity, although hydrocarbons retained their dominant position in the global energy mix. This is a reflection of the energy transformation currently under way across the globe; as communities, businesses and organisations increasingly recognise and act upon the urgent need to decarbonise economies.

Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) is hosting its annual Infrastructure Indaba from 5-6 March 2018 in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The two-day session will bring together leading experts including government officials, consulting engineers and built environment professionals for the purpose of improved delivery and management of public infrastructure.

At a Schneider Electric function on Monday, 12 February 2018, winners of the company’s Win-A-Trailer competition were announced.

by Andreas Biniasch, ifm electronic

This FOGS-series portal machining centre is a machine that is used in mechanical engineering and in the aviation and automotive industries, for example, to manufacture body shell parts.

 
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