One Discovery Place achieves six Green Star as-built rating

One Discovery Place is among one of the few projects to have achieved a six Green Star as-built rating from the Green Building Council of South Africa.

SA considers water regulator to oversee tariff increases

The South African Local Government Association has declined proposed water tariff increases by water boards for 2020/21, except for Rand Water’s case.
Solar water heating

Partnership brings solar water heating into South African homes

Electrolux Africa and PowerOptimal have partnered to bring cost-effective solar water heating solutions to the South African residential market.
West Africa

West Africa: Hydro to support solar and wind in smart renewable...

The Smart Renewable Electricity Portfolios in West Africa study explores hydropower's support of intermittent solar and wind in a climate-friendly manner.
construction hospital

Fast-track construction of S.African hospital in response to COVID-19

In South Africa, the construction of a R3 billion hospital, originally scheduled for completion by November, has been fast-tracked to open by June during level 3 lockdown.

Tactics to reduce plastic and other ocean pollution simultaneously

Plastic bags and straws are not the only problem to ocean pollution, non-plastic pollutants such as nitrogen and phosphorous are just as harmful.
incentivise investments

IHA calls for incentivise investments in renewable infrastructure

The IHA 2020 Hydropower Status Report and its companion policy paper highlights the need to incentivise investments in renewable energy infrastructure.
Africa Day

Cause to celebrate Africa Day amid a lack of energy access

Africa Day, an opportunity to raise awareness on how diverse each African country is and the importance of this diversity in doing business in each region.
water access

Gauteng province water users urged to be responsible

In South Africa, the Department of Water and Sanitation has called on water users in the Gauteng province to use water responsibly.
Kigali Bulk Water Supply Project

Virtual AUW highlights: The water sector has delivered

The Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, which took place from 11-15 May, put the spotlight on the role played by the water sector against COVID-19.

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