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Don Boroughs

Don Boroughs

    Wealth of metal at our fingertips
    Wealth of metal at our fingertips
    The earth below South Africans’ feet may be rich in many minerals, but one element has always been missing – this nation imports 100%...
    Eskom's bright idea pays off in a flash
    Eskom's bright idea pays off in a flash
    Under ordinary circumstances, Wilmot Prusent only speaks about Eskom to complain. The electricity bill for his five-bedroom home in Summerset...
    When size really counts
    When size really counts
    South African consumers who want to help prevent the next round of load-shedding by buying an energy-efficient television will find themselves in...
    A case of collect-a-con?
    A case of collect-a-con?
    From a distance Shadrack Monkhe bears an uncanny resemblance to the Collect-a-Can man seen in the recycling organisation's advertisements. At the...
    Hot air in diesel's eco-hype
    Hot air in diesel's eco-hype
    The transformation of diesel's reputation -- from a sooty stain on the environment to the saviour of the planet -- has taken place remarkably fast....
    Save the whale's friends
    Save the whale's friends
    Like a bloodhound on the scent of a crime, Kerry Sink enters Portugal Fisheries in Troyeville, Johannesburg, and heads straight for a freezer at...