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Chilling Prospects 2021

Chilling Prospects 2021: report tracks access to cooling issues

The Chilling Prospects 2021 report produced by SE4ALL reveals that while solutions are being piloted in different, global cooling access risks are on the rise.
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Study shows the power of passive cooling technology

The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) has been rolling out 'cool surfaces' across the country over recent years, aiming to provide a low-tech, but energy-efficient passive cooling solution to communities.

SEforALL: Cooling investment solutions that don’t cost the earth are needed

The need for affordable, sustainable cooling investment solutions that do not cause a spike in global energy demand has never been so high.
Chilling Prospects 2021

South Africa: New learnership programme for HVAC skills development

The Johnson Controls learnership programme is offering an opportunity for young people in underprivileged communities to gain HVAC skills, thus increasing the skills pool in South Africa.
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10 sustainable cooling trends in Africa for 2020

Many of Africa's top cooling trends and efforts are being supported by international groups such as the Kigali Cooling Efficiency Program, SEforALL and the UN’s U4E.
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Paint with cool surface technology to save energy – SANEDI

Cool surface technology is an immediate and inexpensive solution to South Africa’s efforts to create an economy built on green energy, says SANEDI.

Rwandan cold chain centre of excellence steps up cooling strategy

A new African Centre of Excellence for sustainable cooling and the cold chain in Kigali will help reduce food waste, boost profits and create jobs.
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Chilling prospects threaten global climate and SDGs

The first-ever report to quantify chilling and cooling reveals major risks to the global economy and vulnerable populations if investment and greater action are not taken, states Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL). The Chilling Prospects:...