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Out with the old and in with the new

Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies South Africa has removed a redundant demineralisation water treatment plant at a large power station in Gauteng, and successfully replaced it with a new de-ionisation plant using Rapide Strata 18+ twin-bed...
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The lessons Eskom learnt the hard way

By Brian Dames, CEO of Eskom Eskom has learnt some painful lessons over the past few years during our first massive expansion programme in 20 years and the largest ever undertaken in South Africa. It would be hard to overstate the size of the...
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A third coal power station

Cabinet has approved the building of a third coal-fired power station by Eskom essentially freeing the parastatal to take its infrastructure investment programme beyond the two coal-fired power stations currently being built. Trade and Industry...