Thinking by Expertise - Renewable energy

Solar aided power generation (SAPG) comparison to stand-alone concentrating solar power (CSP): a South African case study

A generic photo of solar thermal energy field

To determine the performance of the two types of RE technology, the study simulated a solar aided power generation (SAPG) plant at Lephalale, Limpopo province and compared it with a model of a stand-alone concentrating solar power (CSP) plant near Upington, Northern Cape.

Markets: Energy, Renewable energy
Expertise: Power generation, Renewable energy

Engineering Meteorology: Making informed decisions to deliver project solutions

An example of an urban comfort index

Michael Green, Engineering Meteorologist, Aurecon, discusses how engineering meteorology can assist in project challenges and help improve the resilience of operational and infrastructure design.

Markets: Energy, Water, Property, Transport
Expertise: Renewable energy, Water resources management, Urbanisation

Sugarcane biomass offers hope for embattled Nkomazi farmers

Sugarcane biomass offers hope for embattled Nkomazi farmers

Jean Bouwer, Aurecon Project Manager says that the successful biomass to energy scheme hinges on two essential elements.

Markets: Energy, Renewable energy
Expertise: Renewable energy

Wind farm developments: Getting energy prediction right

Collgar Wind Farm, Australia

Blair Walter, Renewable Energy Leader for Aurecon spoke with Australia’s Energy Generation magazine about wind farm developments and getting energy prediction right.

Markets: Energy, Renewable energy
Expertise: Renewable energy

Creating solar and natural gas synergies

Dr Amir Tadros, Aurecon Senior Mechanical Engineer Energy Services spoke with Australia’s Gas Today magazine about creating solar and natural gas synergies.

Markets: Energy
Expertise: Renewable energy