Latest articles on ABB

Swiss company accused of tax dodging in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s tax authority said ABB, one of Switzerland’s most profitable companies, avoided paying millions of dollars to the economically crippled country

AAB inaugurates microgrid in South Africa, boosting renewables and power reliability

Innovative solar-diesel solution provides continuity of power supply for ABB’s premises in Johannesburg and helps reduce carbon emissions

Energy efficiency a priority at ABB

ABB South Africa is committed to high levels of performance in energy efficiency.

Making a difference daily

The ABB Group is using innovative technology to promote efficient energy use, writes Chesney Bradshaw.

Water made the sustainable way

ABB is hosting a National Business Initiative (NBI)-initiated seminar on 12 August to discuss Technology and Intellectual Property.

Energy efficiency a key driver of ABB products and services

Concern about the risk of climate change is growing. It requires action by governments, industry and consumers to reduce carbon emissions.

Building on a small footprint for cement

Energy efficiency and carbon management, sponsored by ABB -- Winner: <b>AfriSam South Africa</b>.

ABB leads by example

<b>Chesney Bradshaw</b> provides the background to ABB'S sponsorship of two awards.

ABB survey raises awareness about energy efficiency

Using energy more efficiently brings benefits on several fronts: it makes the energy go further, curbs emissions of carbon dioxide and saves money.

The force behind wind power technology

ABB's technology has been used in wind power farms and grid connections throughout the world.

Green buildings healthy for climate and bottom line

Buildings, consumers of more than 30% of the world's resources, including energy and water, provide a major opportunity for lower energy use.

ABB invests in maths program for learners

Mathematics is a critical subject at primary and secondary schools.

Supplying answers to the questions

The demand for electricity and water -- two resources essential for a growing world -- is expected to increase dramatically over the next 20 years.

ABB/WWF initiative on renewables: Call for proposals

ABB and the WWF have an international partnership that seeks to promote leadership in sustainability and alternative energy solutions

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Unions cry foul over SABC dismissal costs and retrenchments

Broadcaster bodies say claims that a recent skills audit is unrelated to retrenchments are ‘irrational’

Finance probe into the Ingonyama Trust Board goes ahead

The threat of legal action from ITB chairperson Jerome Ngwenya fails to halt forensic audit ordered by the land reform minister

Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

Press Releases

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

What is a virtual card, and how does it work?

A virtual card lets you pay online without ever having to take your card from your wallet or exposing your actual account information

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