News & Highlights
Study initiated to assess conversion of Kelvin power station from coal to gas. - 2018-08-22

A $1.3-million feasibility study has been initiated into the prospect of converting the coal-fired Kelvin power station, east of Johannesburg, into a 450 MW to 600 MW gas-fired power station. The study will also assess the potential for developing the Kelvin site into a gas distribution hub for Gauteng, South... more

Local CNG market picking up. - 2013-07-16

While the growth of the compressed natural gas (CNG) market in South Africa has been slow, it is steadily picking up, especially in the transport sector, said National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) piped gas regulation executive manager Nomfundo Maseti. She addressed industry stakeholders and the media at the Institute for Internation... more

Ekurhuleni moving on with the times. - 2013-03-25

Motorists of Ekurhuleni will finally obtain some relief from the highly volatile petrol prices. This is because on Tuesday Novo launched the South Africa's first commercial Natural Gas Vehicles dispensing station in Benoni. This is the fourth NGV in the country with this being the first to offer services like normal petrol stations. Andri... more

Innovation launched in Benoni. - 2013-03-25

NOVO Energy has risen to government's call by introducing to South Africa the first commercial NGV dispensing station in the City of Ekurhuleni. [Benoni City Times - 14 December 2012] ... more

SA opens its first public CNG filling station. - 2013-03-25

South African consumers will finally obtain some relief from the high and volatile fuel prices with the opening of a Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) dispensing station in Benoni, Gauteng. ... more