Green Event Updates

Regional spelling bee drives literacy levels and healthy competition

A regional Spelling Bee, bringing together some of the brightest learners from local schools, took place at the Kruisfontein Community Centre this past weekend. The top three shortlisted ‘spellers’, drawn from twelve participating primary schools across [...]

Step closer to Solve.IT

THE formation of a South African conservation-orientated think tank has moved a step closer to fruition with 9 500 hectares of farmland in the Baviaanskloof Mountains earmarked as a likely site for the operation and businesses [...]

SANRAL establishes independent environmental monitoring committee for N2 Wild Coast Toll Road

The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) has established an independent environmental monitoring committee for oversight of environmental aspects of the construction of the N2 Wild Coast Toll Road (N2WCTR). The announcement was made [...]

Southern African Energy Efficiency holds 11th annual Congress

Valerie Geen, Board Member of the Southern African Energy Efficiency (SAEE) organization opened the 11th annual congress, at Emperors Palace on Tuesday 8 November. The theme for this year’s congress was “Keen on Green”. In addition [...]

Transformative year for the wind industry

As South Africa’s leading wind energy event, Windaba, prepares to open its doors tomorrow (2 November), it is a time for continued action and sustained focus, according to the South African Wind Energy Association’s (SAWEA) CEO, [...]

PhD graduate from South African University leads the pack at the Green Talents 2016 Alumni Conference

PhD graduate from South African University leads the pack at the Green Talents 2016 Alumni Conference Four young African scientists are among scientists representing 25 countries to meet Germany’s sustainability research elite on 17-26 October and [...]

Africa Energy Forum to discuss IPP program

As South Africa’s DOE and IPP Office prepares to export the success of its IPP Renewable Energy programme to 11 other governments at the ‘Africa Renewable Energy Forum’ in Marrakech next month, leaders of over USD19bln of investment capital gather with private [...]

Investing in Renewable Energy

Whether you are an economist, an energy financier, a multilateral organisation or an investment professional, the 2016 RE Investment Africa Summit is not one to miss. Energy is at the heart of the society, the economy [...]

Building Energy to take part in the 2016 South Africa – Italy Summit

Building Energy, multinational company operating as Global Integrated IPP in the Renewable Energy Industry, will participate in the third edition of The European House – Ambrosetti’s  “South Africa – Italy Summit”, taking place in Johannesburg, South [...]

De Aar Solar supports Foundation of Alcohol Related Research (FARR)

De Aar Solar Power reaffirmed its support behind the Foundation for Alcohol Related Research (FARR), at this year’s International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day 2016. The awareness day brought the community of De Aar together [...]