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Mar 18 2019 0comment

Huge untapped potential for gas-to-power in Southern Africa

By HP van Huyssteen, project manager at Energas Technologies. That southern Africa is becoming a key player in the international trend towards the development of renewable energy sources is no overstatement. A joint report by REN21 and UNIDO finds that renewables now account for 23,5% of the region’s generation capacity. SADC countries aim to increase […]

Mar 11 2019 0comment

Natural gas a differentiating opportunity for residential estates

A handful of estates in Gauteng offer piped gas as an alternative energy source to their residents. With Eskom’s unstable electricity supply and increasing tariffs, it differentiates these estates into an exclusive market.  The majority of the estates are not in close enough proximity to Sasol’s natural gas pipeline and had to settle for LPG […]

Jun 08 2018 0comment


[Johannesburg, 7 June 2018]: The storage of flammable liquids carries with it the need to put in place fire protection mechanisms. Tank blanketing is deemed one of the best and effective ways of preventing fires in flammable liquid storage tanks by means of controlling the formation of explosive vapour or air mixtures above the liquid […]

Apr 10 2018 0comment

Energas introduces new Mokveld typhoon valve system

[Johannesburg, 09 April 2018]: After more than a decade of development and testing in diverse applications, Mokveld’s Typhoon Valve System is now ready for commercial use. The technology is also now available locally through Mokveld’s distributor in South Africa, Energas Technologies, a leading supplier of high-end and specialised equipment to the oil and gas industries […]

Jan 30 2018 0comment

Energas powers Enertec’s generator sets into Southern Africa

[Johannesburg, 30 January 2018]: Leading supplier of specialised equipment to the natural gas industries in Southern Africa, Energas Technologies, has entered into a distribution agreement with R Schmitt Enertec, a German manufacturer of gas engines, generator sets and cogeneration sets, to offer Enertec’s highly efficient power generators to the local market.    Effective November 2017, R […]

Jan 24 2018 0comment

Relishing the best of both worlds with new detonation flame arresters from Energas

[Johannesburg, 24 January 2017]: Now available in Southern Africa through Energas Technologies, a leading supplier of high-end and specialised equipment to the oil and gas industries in the region, is a new, innovative range of detonation flame arresters from leading US-based manufacturer, Protectoseal, which sets a new era with its ability to act as a […]

Oct 10 2017 0comment

Energas launches new in-line deflagration flame arresters

[Johannesburg, 10 October 2017]: Leading supplier of high-end and specialised equipment to the oil and gas industries in Southern Africa, Energas Technologies has introduced a new range of in-line deflagration flame arresters from leading US-based manufacturer, Protectoseal. Designed to withstand low-speed, low-pressure, as well as high-speed, high-pressure deflagration flame fronts in gas pipes, the new […]

Jun 27 2017 0comment

Nampak Glass creates new opportunities for gas operations

[Johannesburg, 27 June 2017]: Nampak Glass has commissioned a 1km-long high pressure underground pipeline, which feeds from the existing Sasol Gas Ltd.’s transmission network and ties into the newly constructed Nampak Pressure Reduction Station (PRS) in Germiston. Implemented for strategic business decisions, the high pressure underground pipeline construction includes a pressure reducing and metering station […]

Mar 27 2017 0comment

Energas Technologies appointed to design and supply fuel gas receiving package for Kpone in Ghana

[Johannesburg, 27 March 2017]: A new power plant, Kpone Independent Power Plant (KIPP) in Tema, Ghana, will be independently owned by Cenpower Generation Company Limited (Cenpower) to provide safe, secure and reliable electricity supply to Ghana. The power plant will comprise a multi-shaft combined cycle configuration comprising two gas turbines, two heat recovery steam generators […]