Greening The Future Awards

Greening Awards: Editor’s Note and Categories

There is always hope for a better world

Community Conservation and Resilience

Winner: Aller River Pilot Project

Water Efficiency and Management

Winner: Absa towers north greywater plant

Innovation in construction

Winner: Rammed Earth House

​Greening the Future Awards 2018

Nominations for the Mail & Guardian Greening the Future Awards have opened. Apply within.

Watch the keynote address of the 2016 Mail & Guardian Greening the Future Awards here

The awards, held on July 28 2016, highlighted our judges' best environmental projects of the year.

A sunny outlook: PV panels create huge power savings at Makro’s Carnival store

Makro Carnival — Runner-up: Energy Efficiency And Carbon Management Award

Cleaner energy for airports — a concept that is spreading rapidly across South Africa

Acsa Solar Power-Driven Airports — Winner: Energy Efficiency And Carbon Management Award

Delta Environmental Centre is training tomorrow’s environmental educators

Delta Environmental Centre — Runner-up: Youth Leadership & Job Creation

Raising children to love nature and farm food, all in a sustainable manner

Nourish: Green Kidz Initiative — Winner: Youth Leadership & Job Creation

Modelling the Western Cape’s water future: prudent investment and management required

​Stellenbosch University WeCaGEM — Winner: Green Economy Modelling

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