green economy

 
Future of employment glows green
Future of employment glows green
The latest Independent Development ­Corporation research projects claim that more than 460 000 jobs could be created by South Africa's green economy — more than by the entire mining industry....
Green economy: Humanity's long, slow suicide
Green economy: Humanity's long, slow suicide
Humankind is committing suicide. We know that unstopped climate change will result in the extinction of our species. We know that our economic...
UK green bank extends R1bn in loans to clean projects
UK green bank extends R1bn in loans to clean projects
Britain's Green Investment Bank (GIB) said it allocated £635-million pounds in funding over its first five months of operation.
Green growth could give SA competitive advantage
Green growth could give SA competitive advantage
The external costs of dirty growth and energy are ignored in current gross domestic product (GDP) calculations. A greener path would take away this...
Green labelling gets red light
Green labelling gets red light
Government attempts to set up a green labelling system to guide consumers and businesses to ecofriendly products were scuppered this week with the...
SA's economy cleans up with green jobs for greenhorns
SA's economy cleans up with green jobs for greenhorns
Trumpeting the job creation successes of her department's green sector projects at a World Environment Day function in the Free State on Tuesday,...
Leaked documents reveal UK fight to dilute green targets
Leaked documents reveal UK fight to dilute green targets
The papers, seen by the Guardian, reveal British officials repeatedly trying to prevent the adoption of EU rules on energy efficiency,...
UN study foresees job gains with greener policies
UN study foresees job gains with greener policies
Some 15 million to 60 million jobs could be created worldwide over the next two decades if nations took better care of the planet, according to a...
Green says go for entries
Green says go for entries
The Mail & Guardian's Greening the Future Awards, now in its ninth year, is South Africa's most comprehensive and credible celebration of...
Zuma speaks of 'greening SA economy' at COP17
Zuma speaks of 'greening SA economy' at COP17
Government is to invest billions in mass transport systems as a way of "greening" the South African economy, President Jacob Zuma said on...
SA's green economy could create 460 000 jobs
SA's green economy could create 460 000 jobs
Greening South Africa's economy could create 460 000 new jobs by 2025, according to a report released on Friday.
SA's new climate change policy launched
SA's new climate change policy launched
The department of public enterprise's climate change policy framework has to meet the special needs of state-owned companies, Minister Malusi...

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