Tag Archives: Eastern Cape

Restrictions remain for Metro

Despite calls from businesses and residents to drop restrictions, the municipality would not say  when water restrictions would be dropped or eased. “We have not yet received any official notification from Water Affairs explaining when it will lift its restrictions,” … Continue reading

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Wind Power in South Africa

Kilian Hagemann, director at G7 Renewable Energies (one of SA’s leading large-scale wind farm developers), rates wind power as the leading technology available to meet South Africa’s renewable energy targets. “It’s the only technology that has really been successfully rolled … Continue reading

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Latest Rainfall Figures in Eastern Cape

EASTERN CAPE  03 July 2011 CAPE ST FRANCIS 28 FLOWER RESERVE 10 JOUBERTINA AWS 01 NGQURA (COEGA) 03 PORT ELIZABETH 11 THIRD AVENUE DIP 26 TSITSIKAMMA 15

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Latest Rainfall Figures as on 26 & 27 June 2011

EASTERN CAPE 26/06 08:00 ADDO ELEPHANT PARK 02   BISHO 02   CAPE ST FRANCIS 18   FLOWER RESERVE ARS 14   GRAHAMSTOWN 07   JOUBERTINA AWS 15   NGQURA (COEGA) 06   PATENSIE 02   PORT ALFRED – AIRPORT … Continue reading

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Kouga dam is full!

Pictures of the Kouga dam on 12 June 2011.

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Latest Rainfall figures as on 10 June 2011

Eastern Cape Rainfall  figures for the last 24 hours ending at 08:00 on 9 June 2011 as supplied by Weather SA: ADDO ELEPHANT PARK 37 ALIWAL-NORTH PLAATKOP 09 BARKLY-OOS (CAERLEON) 02 BRIDLE DRIFT DAM ARS 27 BUFFELSFONTEIN 09 CAPE ST … Continue reading

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Storm activity over Nelson Mandela Bay area

31 May 2011, 8:17

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The Nooitgedacht Low Level Scheme

While the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro still suffers from strict water restrictions, the Municipality has in the meantime started with the upgrading of the Nooitgedacht Low Level Scheme. This upgrade, at a cost of R450 million, is aimed at allowing … Continue reading

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Eastern Cape Dam Levels

Dam Levels of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole as on 16 May 2011 Dam 03/05/2011 11/05/2011 16/05/2011 Kouga 37.5 44.09 46.82 Churchill 30.9 32.89 34.03 Impofu 19 27.53 27.99 Loerie 37.8 62.46 70.23 Groendal 67.2 101.73 100.76

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Eastern Cape Dam Levels

Average level of major supply dams for Nelson Mandela Bay increased slightly The average level of major storage dams supplying the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality increased by 3% after good rain fell in the city’s catchment areas. On Friday the average dam … Continue reading

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