Southern Africa

  • University Brings Renewables Knowledge to High Schools August 27, 2018 University Brings Renewables Knowledge to High SchoolsStudents 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 ...
  • Cape Town’s Waterfront Mall to get Desalination Plant August 24, 2018 Cape Town's Waterfront Mall to get Desalination PlantThe V & A Waterfront mall in Cape Town, South Africa is set to get a water desalination plant later this year.
  • GE Whitepaper Explores Sub-Saharan Africa Energy Transmission Future July 25, 2018 GE Whitepaper Explores Sub-Saharan Africa Energy Transmission FutureGE Power has released a whitepaper on “Digitization of Energy Transmission & Distribution in Africa”. The paper explores the opportunities and challenges faced in Sub-Saharan Africa as the new future of energy and electrification emerges. The paper also looks at the role of smart technology to transform grids as they continue to reflect the ...
  • Symposium to Support Environmental Law Planned July 25, 2018 Symposium to Support Environmental Law PlannedMozambique is set to host the 2nd Regional Symposium on Greening the Judiciaries in Africa from 1 to 3 August 2018. African chief justices and presidents of supreme and regional courts will meet to discuss how to strengthen adjudication of environmental disputes in Africa.
  • Zero Mass Water Launches in South Africa July 20, 2018 Zero Mass Water Launches in South AfricaZero Mass Water, a USA company based in Scottsdale, Arizona recently launched its flagship SOURCE Hydropanel product in South Africa. The SOURCE Hydropanel is an installation that turns sunshine and air into good quality drinking water in nearly all climatic conditions around the world.