Green IT

Four areas companies should look to restart, reinvent, renew

Digital financial tools give business leaders an overview of all expenses in real-time, which improves spending decisions and increases compliance, says Angelique Montalto, regional director for Africa at SAP Concur.

6 Apr

Tesla ramps up EV production as demand hits record high

The US firm delivered 185 000 electric vehicles in the first quarter of 2021, and is ramping up its vehicle production, as global demand increases.


What's your e-waste game plan?

The rapid digitalisation prompted by COVID-19 sparks renewed concern about the responsible disposal of e-waste and the implementation of a circular economy in IT.


Joburg electric vehicle initiative readies for e-buses, e-taxis

The City of Joburg fine-tunes its electric vehicle programme, to prepare for the rollout of electric buses and e-taxis in SA’s transport system.


SA remodels ageing coal plants with solar technology

Minister Barbara Creecy says climate change and global warming are real, and SA is aware of the risks and knows coal contributes to this effect.

24 Mar

Nedbank gets R2.9bn loan to drive renewables in SA

The big-four bank receives a $200 million loan from the International Finance Corporation to drive renewable energy projects in South Africa.


Recycling station to address SA’s rising e-waste tide

The Jackal Creek Golf Estate electronic waste recycling bin becomes the first of many planned to be set up nationally, says AST Recycling.


Fighting e-waste in SA on Global Recycling Day

On 18 March, AST Recycling launched an e-waste recycling bin at Jackal Creek golf estate to help fight the rising tide of e-waste in SA.


Mantashe unlocks R45bn renewables investments in SA

The energy minister opens Bid Window 5 of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme, which will procure a further 2 600MW of energy.

19 Mar

Choosing the right alternative energy solution for you

Nashua CEO Barry Venter provides the questions you should ask before deciding to invest in a solution, as well as the questions a provider ought to be asking you.


Enghouse releases first-quarter results

The company continues to realise cost savings from telecommuting arrangements and cost reductions in its physical footprint.

Mar 16, 2021

Volkswagen ramps up electric car battery offensive

The Volkswagen Group will bolster its electric vehicle battery production and charging infrastructure, as part of its e-mobility roadmap for 2030.