Southern Africa

  • Hotel Verde Cape Town, Exceeds 95% Waste Management Target September 21, 2018 Africa’s greenest hotel, Hotel Verde, situated just a stone throw away from Cape Town International Airport has managed to achieve a milestone in its waste management. The hotel recently announced it had exceeded their waste-to-land fill targets of 85% set in 2013 to 97.06% in 2018.
  • 110MW PERDEKRAAL EAST WIND FARM CONSTRUCTION BEGINS September 19, 2018 Perdekraal East Wind Farm is preparing the way to begin major construction activities on the largest BW4 wind farm in the Western Cape Province of South Africa.
  • Canadian Solar, ET Energy to Build 132 MW Solar Power Projects in South Africa September 13, 2018 Canadian Solar Inc. one of the world’s largest solar power companies recently announced the established of a joint venture with ET Energy, a global clean energy developer and operator. The joint venture will see the two companies provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction (“EPC”) services for two solar power projects totalling 132 MW in South Africa ...
  • South African Green Brands to be Honoured August 30, 2018 Faithful to Nature, an online health shop selling ethical, eco-friendly food, health, and beauty and home supplies is planning to honour green brands across south Africa by introducing the Faithful to Nature Eco Awards.
  • University Brings Renewables Knowledge to High Schools August 27, 2018 Students from two high schools in the Western Cape Province of South Africa had the opportunity to learn more about renewable power resources and climate change. The students from Hopefield High and Weston High Schools were the latest to welcome the custom-built “EnergyDrive” truck, the main feature of a project that was launched in November ...