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Blockchain-based solar start-up intros digital token

Sun Exchange introduces Sunex, a digital network token for its platform to minimise risk and unlock financing.

SA entrepreneur creates new way to power Africa

Clement Mokoenene's innovative Vehicle Energy Harvesting System will represent SA at the global finals of the Chivas Venture competition.

All Apple facilities now powered by clean energy

10 Apr

Apple's data centres, offices and retail stores in 43 countries are now all powered by renewable energy.

Radebe finally signs R58bn renewable energy deals

The ceremony marks the conclusion of 27 outstanding power purchase agreements under Bid Window 3.5 and 4 of the SA's renewable energy programme.

Court rules against Numsa on renewables deals

The North Gauteng High Court strikes off the roll the urgent interdict application against the signing of R58 billion deals.

Earth Hour saves SA 410MW

On Saturday night, South Africans joined the rest of the world when they switched off their lights for Earth Hour.

IOT helps transport sector reduce carbon footprint

Mar 19, 2018

A revolution that will increase efficiency is fast approaching, spearheaded by the Internet of things, big data and automation.

Renewables industry rubbishes Numsa's claims

Mar 19, 2018

The imminent closures of Eskom's old coal-fired power stations are inevitable and unrelated to the renewable energy programme.

R58bn renewables deals blocked at 11th hour

Mar 13, 2018

Trade union Numsa and civic group Transform RSA granted urgent court interdict to stop the signing of the power deals.

Down the drain

Mar 12, 2018

Darren Oxlee, Chief Technical Officer at Utility Systems, discusses how water leakage affects us and what we can do about it.

Art project turns plastic into usable gas

Mar 9, 2018

The Dung Beetle art project, which turns plastic into gas and fuel, hopes to help communities build their own gasification systems.

R58bn long-awaited renewables deals finally see light

Mar 9, 2018

Following a protracted period of uncertainty, energy minister Jeff Radebe says outstanding projects will be signed on Tuesday.

UCT partners with German institute to drive renewables

The institutions will collaborate closely on activities to accelerate progress in hydrogen and fuel cell technology.