WEG News

Installing higher efficiency motors can help address energy crisis

2nd February 2024

Energy-intensive industries, such as mining, are increasingly seeking out ways to reduce energy consumption, and the use of the latest motor and drive technology can play a significant role.... 

Firm hails efficiency plan’s stance on electric motors

26th January 2024

Plan to apply the Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) for low-voltage electric motors in South Africa have been hailed by solutions provider WEG Africa as an exciting step toward energy... 


26th January 2024

Founded in 1961, WEG has grown into a global solutions provider of industrial electrical technologies. WEG is one of the largest electric motor manufacturers in the world producing more than... 

WEG Africa applauds energy standards that drive motor efficiency

17th January 2024

In a country where most electric motors are not energy efficient, the announcement by South Africa’s government of its plans to introduce Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) is not a day... 

Specialist gains traction in oil, gas sector

18th September 2023

Africa is “hungry for electricity”, and electrical specialist Zest WEG is seeing growing demand from the oil and gas sector, from both upstream and midstream facilities as nations on the continent... 

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Anglo achieves its best ever safety record, but reiterates commitment to zero harm

Updated 10 minutes ago

Mining major Anglo American has achieved its lowest ever lowest total recordable injury frequency rates of 1.78 in 2023, down from 2.19 in 2022, along with the company’s lowest ever monthly rate of... 

Anglo to focus on cost cutting following disappointing 2023 performance

Updated 24 minutes ago

Mining major Anglo American chairperson Stuart Chambers and CEO Duncan Wanblad have both expressed disappointment with the company’s financial results for 2023, which were released on February 22.... 

Eskom insists downward EAF slide has been ‘arrested’ amid Stage 4 loadshedding

Updated 45 minutes ago

Eskom insists the performance of its unreliable generation fleet is on an improving trajectory, releasing a graphic-heavy statement on February 22 disputing a recent report stating that its... 

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