Green IT

Huawei presents green solution at AfricaCom

The PowerCube 1000 Advanced Diesel Hybrid Power solution helps mobile operators accelerate the construction of green, smart sites.


Wind industry commits to transformation, indigenisation

A commitment statement drafted by members of the wind energy industry has been adopted at an AGM of the South African Wind Energy Association.


Fujitsu powers near-zero emissions data centre in wind turbine

WestfalenWIND IT has built one of the world's first data centres located inside a wind turbine, directly utilising eco-friendly electricity.

5 Nov

Eskom pilots solar-powered microgrid

The clean energy facility provides electricity to 14 households in the Wilhelmina community in the Free State.

5 Nov

WasteCon 2018: RFID bin tracking

MPact Plastics used this event to showcase the RFID Waste Bin Tracking solution developed in conjunction with Synertech.


Prepaid systems aid sustainable water management

Prepaid water metering gives consumers financial control, and lets municipalities measure, manage and bill, accurately and in real-time, says Shannon Vermaak, Marketing Manager, Utility Systems.


Jaguar bets on electric car appetite in SA with R1.7m I-PACE

The luxury motoring company's all-electric I-PACE SUV will come to SA early next year and cost close to R2 million.

29 Oct

Wind body questions SA's energy investment choices

The organisation queries the basis for investment choices made in SA's Integrated Resource Plan update of 2018.


Cargo e-bike takes to the streets

The Gauteng transport department debuts an electric-powered bike to provide a cost-effective and environmentally-friendly option in the transportation of goods.

25 Oct

Musk delivers Tesla quarterly profit

Tesla reports a net profit, positive cash flow and wider-than-expected margins for the latest quarter, delivering on CEO Elon Musk's promise.

24 Oct

Uber to go all-electric in London

The ride-hailing service wants London to be the first city where all its taxis will be electric in 2025, with a clean air fee added to help drivers go green.