The importance of a ‘cradle-to-cradle’ asset management and e-waste recycling solution
R58bn new renewable energy projects to create 6 000 jobs
Three projects have been gazetted, with a total investment value of R58 billion and the potential for direct job creation for 6 000 people.
Kyocera asks businesses to dispose of toner cartridges responsibly
The company has partnered with Carbon Footprint Recycling to urge companies to dispose of empty toner cartridges and waste toner bottles in the proper manner.
In the data centre, efficiency and sustainability are key
While sustainability encompasses several broad issues, from a data centre perspective, it all comes down to energy efficiency.
Global e-waste shoots up while recycling takes back seat
The ITU’s Global E-waste Monitor shows global electronic waste increased by 21% in five years, with 53.6 million metric tonnes produced in 2019.
e-Government boosts GP’s COVID-19 screening systems
The Department of e-Government introduces a Web-based pre-screening application to facilitate coronavirus screening and employee management for provincial departments.
Wind sector targets R400bn post-COVID-19 economic recovery
The sector estimates the wind sector alone will invest between R300 billion and R400 billion and create 25 000 jobs in South Africa by 2030.
Africa needs accelerated ICT, renewable energy investment
UNESCO’s Dr Huber Gijzen encourages investment in renewable energy and ICT infrastructure on the continent, to boost education efforts.
WiSolar offers SA homeowners solar power financing
The company says it has a monthly payment plan up to 72 months available across its solar electricity packages.