Smart cities

Op-Ed: Smart cities are needed now, highlights from WEF

SANEDI's general manager energy efficiency provides the highlights from the recent World Economic Forum on Africa, where smart cities was a topical point.

Manufacturing sector invests in solar to supplement energy needs

Sheffield Manufacturing in Durban, South Africa, has turned to solar as a way to supplement energy needs, go green and bring costs down.
Gorilla

Infant gorillas named during Commonwealth meeting

The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland, was granted the honour of naming a baby gorilla during the Kwita Izina Rwandan ceremony.
building

Africa to record 3.4% growth rate in the overall building stock

A new report looks at the global building stock and the relationship between the market and energy sustainability and climate change.
batteries

Second-life for electric vehicle batteries

Volkswagen announced its ambitious target to build a million EVs by 2025 and has already got a plan for their used EV batteries.
greener industries

DTI and CSIR collaborate on growing greener industries

Industrial efficiency conference addresses smart energy solutions, smart factories and digital platforms for eco-innovation and growing greener industries.
Solar and Wind

Beyond the tipping point: Is solar and wind enough for our...

As more solar and wind enter the energy market, it spells good news for our air, water and health but why is it happening? Eaton explores the tipping point.
solar PV

Total installs a solar powered service station in Morocco

Total has to date launched 1,000 service station powered by solar energy, with the latest one opened in Marrakesh, Morocco.

Jordan installs world’s largest hospital solar PV system

The Abdali Medical Center in Jordan has installed a 8.2MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) system that will cover its own consumption.
solar pv

What does a solar PV GreenCard mean for your installation?

Finding a qualified professional solar PV installer who offers excellent service at a competitive price is essential. Here are some pointers from SAPVIA.

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