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Circular economy drives Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016

Entrepreneurs create and bring to life new technologies, products and services, building new markets and jobs along the way. And like any economy aiming to move ahead, in South Africa we need lots of them ~ Hermann Erdmann, CEO, REDISA

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Circular economy drives Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016

Entrepreneurs create and bring to life new technologies, products and services, building new markets and jobs along the way. And like any economy aiming to move ahead, in South Africa we need lots of them ~ Hermann Erdmann, CEO, REDISA

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Uncategorized

Circular economy drives Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016

Entrepreneurs create and bring to life new technologies, products and services, building new markets and jobs along the way. And like any economy aiming to move ahead, in South Africa we need lots of them ~ Hermann Erdmann, CEO, REDISA

Read More

Uncategorized

Circular economy drives Fourth Industrial Revolution

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016

Entrepreneurs create and bring to life new technologies, products and services, building new markets and jobs along the way. And like any economy aiming to move ahead, in South Africa we need lots of them ~ Hermann Erdmann, CEO, REDISA

Read More

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Customer demand for energy saving goods is on the rise

Customer demand for energy saving goods is on the rise

Jan 14, 2016

Energy-guzzling appliances: Geysers and heaters are the most significant users of energy; and dishwashers, stoves and lights can also contribute significantly to household energy consumption.

Passat Energy commissions 220kWp rooftop solar plant

Passat Energy commissions 220kWp rooftop solar plant

Jan 12, 2016

The panels are installed in four arrays giving an output of 55KW each. This feeds into two 100KW inverters in parallel, tied to the grid and the pay-back period is estimated at five to six years.

Water Wise: Tips for consumers to help use water sparingly

Water Wise: Tips for consumers to help use water sparingly

Jan 12, 2016

Low rainfall and high temperatures have combined to create severe shortages in various parts of South Africa; where water has had to be driven to the many people and farm animals.

Maximising data resources to protect water resources

Maximising data resources to protect water resources

Jan 11, 2016

Water crises: “One would assume that we would be more cautious when it comes to water usage and wastage and that conservation would be a priority for everyone. ” ~ Kroshlen Moodley, GM: Public Sector and Utilities at SAS

Survive the heat wave and save electricity

Survive the heat wave and save electricity

Jan 8, 2016

Given the environmental concern globally, one of the key aspects to consider is how to remain energy and water efficient even in these extreme temperatures.

Two million solar power systems to homes in Kenya

Two million solar power systems to homes in Kenya

Dec 15, 2015

“Plan International is proud to announce this landmark partnership with SkyPower, in Kenya.” ~ Marie Staunton, Plan International Canada’s interim President and Chief Executive Officer.

Minister Edna Molewa defends COP21 delegation

Minister Edna Molewa defends COP21 delegation

Dec 15, 2015

“They [the delegation] have served their country with distinction, especially our teams of negotiators. We are ever mindful that we represent every South African, and I am immensely proud of what we have achieved.” ~ Minister Edna Molewa.

Governments set course for climate change action

Governments set course for climate change action

Dec 15, 2015

“We are living in a historic moment. We are seeing the start of a global transition towards renewable energy. At the same time, we’re already witnessing irreversible impacts of climate change.” ~ Samantha Smith, WWF