Green IT
3:00

UK firm buys renewable generation plants in SA

Globeleq, a developer of energy and power-generation solutions, completes the acquisition of four local renewable generation plants.

4:40

Keys to a sustainable future

The latest technology innovations assist in the management of the delicate balance between environmental, economic and societal needs.

2:10
28 May

Construction starts at R2.9bn Oyster Bay Wind Farm

Italian company Enel begins construction of its Oyster Bay Wind Farm in the Eastern Cape province.

1:10

PartServe discovers creative way to re-use electronics

Eighteen-year-old Zayd Menk from Zimbabwe uses e-waste to create small-scale models of well-known cities.

2:10
21 May

Vodacom goes solar in Randburg

The telco installs solar panels to supplement the energy supply of its Randburg base station controller.

2:30
May 17, 2019

Move to decentralise electricity sector lauded

A renewables industry body welcomes government's drive to open up the market to smaller-scale green energy projects.

3:10

Closing the energy gap

Smart solutions, training and partnerships are key to meeting the energy challenge head-on, says George Senzere, solutions engineering manager at Schneider Electric.

4:20

SA commits to green energy but can't ditch coal yet

Energy minister Jeff Radebe says the country is not yet ready to ditch coal, although it is investing in renewable energy.

3:00

An introduction to One Planet Living

One Planet Living is a framework for sustainable living created by Bioregional and developed with the WWF, says Sarah Fernandes, sustainability officer at Green Office.

4:20

Time ripe for SA renewable energy investments

A government agency calls on businesses to consider accessing green loans to develop renewable energy.

1:40
Apr 24, 2019

Facebook targets 100% renewable energy use

Six new solar facilities are set to help the social media company use 100% renewable energy by 2020.