Greening The Future 2014

An exhaustive solution

Energy Efficiency & Carbon Management Award - Runner-up: Standard Bank carbon monoxide ventilation system

Skills for nature’s guardians

Skills for Sustainability Award - Winner: Southern African Wildlife College

A conduit to hydroelectric energy

Community Renewable Energy Award - Winner: Water Research Commission’s conduit hydropower project

App helps rural farmers

Green Technology Innovations Award - Runner-up: African Conservation Trust: GigaBite Guardian

Prototype for rural power

Community Renewable Energy Award - Runner-up: Vaal University of Technology

Setting standards for green building

Green Economy Modelling Award - Winner: EcoStandard South Africa

Partnerships key to green skills

A leading power and automation group is developing green skills in the renewable energy sector.

Moves towards ‘ecological civilisation’

How should companies and organisations respond to the growing environmental and social risks that are beyond their control?

Fishing to save lives

Managing fisheries properly will save livelihoods in Mozambique, writes Estacio Valoi.

Cities take on the climate change challenge

The C40 Mayor’s Summit, held in Johannesburg in early March, focused attention on the climate change actions being undertaken by major cities.

Job creation in climate change

The Million Climate Jobs Campaign approaches climate change as an opportunity, a chance to create jobs by adopting new ideas and technology quickly.

Growing wildlife economies

Franz Fuls visits a community game reserve that provides a living model of how the rural green economy can work.


NGOs ask ConCourt to order that shops can sell baby clothes during lockdown

The organisations say lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders