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.
The South African Local Government Association has declined proposed water tariff increases by water boards for 2020/21, except for Rand Water’s case.
Electrolux Africa and PowerOptimal have partnered to bring cost-effective solar water heating solutions to the South African residential market.
The Smart Renewable Electricity Portfolios in West Africa study explores hydropower's support of intermittent solar and wind in a climate-friendly manner.
Business and markets
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.
Research and Development
Plastic bags and straws are not the only problem to ocean pollution, non-plastic pollutants such as nitrogen and phosphorous are just as harmful.
Finance and Policy
The IHA 2020 Hydropower Status Report and its companion policy paper highlights the need to incentivise investments in renewable energy infrastructure.
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.
In South Africa, the Department of Water and Sanitation has called on water users in the Gauteng province to use water responsibly.
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.