New technologies
Electrode materials from the microwave oven Novel process for producing high-voltage cathodes for lithium-ion batteries
Power on the go is in demand: The higher the battery capacity, the larger the range of electric cars and the longer the operating time of cell phones and laptops. Dr. Jennifer
19 Oct 2017
WATER-HEATING SOLUTIONS Later technology in water-heating solution
A new South African company is providing high-tech, energy-efficient water-heating solutions to the residential, commercial and industrial markets. Their units have been shown to
10 Oct 2017
Intelligent photovoltaic modular switch-off system Photovoltaic (PV) systems have become an important and established source of power, with a current installed capacity of approximately 230 gigawatts worldwide. Around two-thirds of all PV systems are installed on rooftops.
Maintaining and repairing PV installations should be just as easy and safe as it is to put them into operation. The Solarcheck RSD intelligent modular switch-off system allows PV
28 Aug 2017
Is carpooling the future of urban mobility? Asks Chris Megan, CEO and co-Founder of mobility app, uGoMyWay
There would be something gratifying about guessing the future, particularly when it is patently counterintuitive.  Isn’t carpooling all about that quaint 70’s
28 Aug 2017
Mellanox technologies launch Networks Unlimited officially launches Mellanox Technologies Open Ethernet Solutions
Networks Unlimited, a value-adding distributor of converged technology, data centre, networking, and security technology throughout Africa, hosted the official Johannesburg launch
31 May 2016
Efficient motoring Less is more
In this edition of energy efficient motoring we pit looks against value for money – Citroen vs. Suzuki – three of the most economic cars on the road via green motoring honours.
23 Nov 2015
Car review 2015 Citroen C4 Cactus review: Car of the year?
2015 Citroen C4 Cactus review: Car of the year? Only on Africa Sideways. visit
19 Sep 2015
Software Energy optimisation essentials
With all the power outages and uncertainty around electricity supply to heavy industry and mining, companies are starting to see the dire need of creating an energy efficient power saving plan which can reduce
02 Sep 2015
TRANSMISSION ZF Marine Launches ZF W10000 Transmission
ZF Marine Propulsion has introduced the new workboat transmission family ZF W 10000 enhancing the range of ToughGear series transmissions.
09 Jun 2015
MASS TRANSPORT Sustainable solutions for urban mobility
'SMILE' is the slogan for this year's 61st UITP (International Association of Public Transport) World Congress and Exhibition, being held from 8 to 10 June 2015 in Milan, Italy.
08 Jun 2015
GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE Africa highlighted as potential market for tech companies
DHL, the world’s leading logistics service provider, held its 5th annual Global Technology conference in Dubai last month, featuring a number of key sessions on doing business in Africa.
14 May 2015
GEARING UP FOR A GREAT SHOW Johannesburg International Motor Show celebrates its tenth birthday
The Johannesburg International Motor Show celebrates its tenth birthday in October 2015 with the staging of the tenth edition of Africa's leading motoring event which is one of the top ten automotive exhibition
11 Mar 2015
ENERGY Powering African mines amidst a local energy crisis
A R31-million, fully-integrated 7 500 kVA standby power solution is currently being installed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), following the successful design, assembly and testing...
05 Mar 2015
MINING INDABA VIDEO: Pieter Nel, CEO at MineRP talks technology and mining
Pieter Nel, CEO of MineRP talks technology and mining with Gregory Simpson at the 2015 Mining Indaba in Cape Town.
20 Feb 2015
MINING INDABA VIDEO: IBM'S Dirk Claessens on the value of analytics in mining
IBM'S Dirk Claessens talks to Gregory Simpson about the value of analytics in mining.
20 Feb 2015

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Issue 38


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