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Nedbank leads in renewable energy finance in South Africa

A brief search through the headlines across the world leaves no doubt that the threat posed by climate change has morphed from a focus of only climate activists to a global concern points out Mark Boshoff, head of Strategic Initiatives for Nedbank Business Banking. Writing in an opinion piece, Mark also adds that the climate emergency is now being recognised at board level, and contributing towards meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has become a requirement in any responsible multinational or major company.

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University Brings Renewables Knowledge to High Schools

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 2016 by the Durban University of Technology.

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Property Fund Boosts Energy Savings with Solar Farm at Mall

Emira Property Fund in South Africa has installed a R16 million solar farm on the roof of its Randridge Mall in Randpark Ridge, Johannesburg. This innovative project continues Emira’s drive to add more renewable energy solutions to its quality portfolio of properties across South Africa as part of its sustainability strategy.

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Global Giant Exosun Partners with South Africa’s Lesedi

Exosun, the leading global supplier of advanced, cost-effective solar tracking solutions for ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) plants has entered into a partnership with South Africa’s Lesedi Nuclear Services to provide localised solar tracking systems in South Africa.

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