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Johannesburg mall prepares for Solar Christmas with solar power

By Staff Writer 14 December 2021

The lights won’t be going out at one Johannesburg mall this festive season. That’s because Eastgate in the east rand of Johannesburg has installed a solar plant on its roof. FULL STORY >

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Think Green: 5 sustainability priorities for a “greener” data centre

By Industry Contributor 16 November 2021

Lenovo's Jim Holland talks to the necessity for datacentres to adopt five particular priorities to be more energy efficient in light of the current energy crisis. FULL STORY >

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South Africa’s energy landscape evolves, partly driven by climate change goals

By Industry Contributor 29 October 2021

Legislative reforms are making South Africa’s energy sector greener and more competitive, which will encourage economic growth and help the country meet its climate change commitments FULL STORY >

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Unravelling the complicated struggle to tackle South Africa's energy security

By Staff Writer 19 October 2021

As South Africa has recently endured another round of its load shedding nemesis, there has been a concerted call to address and relook at the country’s energy security, to meet the immediate and future demand. SAS's... FULL STORY >

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Know your labels: SANEDI encourages consumers to look out for energy efficiency labels on appliances

By Press Release 25 May 2021

In an effort to mitigate climate change and help move South Africa towards being a more energy-efficient nation, the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) encourages every... FULL STORY >

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Five key insights into the future of energy for Independent Power Producers

By Industry Contributor 13 November 2020

Independent Power Producers (IPPs) play a key role in bringing the actual solutions to expand the installed electrical capacity to life. FULL STORY >

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Puma Energy launches Puma Protect anti-bacterial Hand Spray in South Africa

By Press Release 8 September 2020

Puma Energy has launched ‘Puma Protect’, a first anti-bacterial hand sanitiser spray for its service station network in South Africa. The profits from the first three months’ sales of ‘Puma Protect’ will be... FULL STORY >

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Internet Solutions unveils Parklands data centre Part 2: Investing in the future

By Ryan Noik 6 December 2018

Internet Solutions (IS) explains its significant investment in the Parklands data centre, and why it bodes well for the country. FULL STORY >

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Internet Solutions unveils Parklands Data centre Part 1: Efficiency Essentials

By Ryan Noik 6 December 2018

Internet Solutions' newest data centre in Rosebank comes loaded with technology, while making energy efficiency a priority. The company took us on a behind the scenes tour to demonstrate. FULL STORY >

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Exploring new ways of driving energy efficiency in data centre infrastructure

By Opinion 1 October 2018

Hyperscalers currently investing in South Africa, and those planning on doing so in the future will have to take energy consumption reduction into consideration when designing their facilities. Sameer Cassim, R&D... FULL STORY >

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BTTC proposes new platform to help solve renewable energy challenges

By Press Release 19 June 2018

Harmful banking regulations are restricting funding desperately needed for renewable energy projects. The BRICS Think Tanks Council believes an Energy Research Platform is the first step to ending the current funding... FULL STORY >

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Apple now powered by 100% renewable energy

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 10 April 2018

The Cupertino-based company's worldwide operations are now powered by 100% renewable energy. FULL STORY >

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Solar power used to enable Learning Labs

By Ryan Noik 24 October 2017

The recent launch of Dell’s Learning Labs in Diepsloot combines renewable energy, community involvement and an innovative approach to bringing technology to disadvantaged areas. FULL STORY >

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Why your most valuable energy source might be your parking lot

By Opinion 10 October 2017

The world is in dire need of sustainable and environmentally friendly solutions – and solar energy is the light at the end of the tunnel. FULL STORY >

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The Solar Impulse 2 airplane has completed its flight around the world

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 26 July 2016

A little over one year since it set off from Abu Dhabi, the Solar Impulse 2 has completed its flight around the world, powered solely by the sun. FULL STORY >

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