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Solar car races around southern Africa

A group of students and lecturers from the University of Johannesburg, a solar car, and a deep passion to spread the word about green technology and the wonders of engineering, are on an epic road trip from Joburg to Botswana, via Namibia.

South Africa pours millions into sanitation

South Africa pours millions into sanitation

South Africa aims to have eradicated the bucket system in formal areas by December. Water is critical to this. Disposing human waste through flushing toilets that use drinking-quality water is also unsustainable, and the country is looking at new technology to save water.

Digital storytelling shaping aspiring teachers

Students of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology were given a task to share stories of their community, in order for them to identify with one another. These stories capture the challenges they have overcome and aims to shape them as aspiring teachers.

South African reading project wins Astrid Lindgren prize

South African reading project wins Astrid Lindgren prize

The Project for the Study of Alternative Education in South Africa has won the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015, the world's richest children's book award with a prize of 5-million Swedish kroner (around R7-million).
King Shaka International Airport

Energy-efficiency project saves King Shaka airport R2.7m

Simple energy-saving measures implemented by the National Cleaner Production Centre at King Shaka International Airport have cut electricity usage at the Durban airport over the past three years by 1.9 GWh. That's enough energy to power 225 South African middle-income homes for a whole year.
SKA bosses agree on Phase 1 design

SKA bosses agree on Phase 1 design

Phase One of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), with a budget of €650-million, comprises two complementary world-class instruments - one in South Africa and one in Australia. The project to build the world's largest telescope will deliver "exciting and transformational science", SKA says.

A better way with the help of Clover

clover-mamas---thumbTo celebrate a decade of the Clover Mama Afrika project, Clover visited 40 projects funded by its flagship CSI project over 4 months. Beginning in Gauteng in August and ending in the Free State, the roadshow travelled 10 522 km evaluating projects as it went along.

South Africa pushes for Grand Inga hydropower project go-ahead

South Africa pushes for Grand Inga hydropower project go-ahead

South Africa’s portfolio committee on energy is pushing National Assembly to ratify the treaty with the Democratic Republic of Condo (DRC) on the Grand Inga Hydropower Project, paving the way for the construction of the Inga 3 hydro project set to provide 500 MW of electricity to South Africa.
South Africa’s Sere wind farm plugged in

South Africa’s Sere wind farm plugged in

Eskom’s first large scale renewable energy project, the Sere wind farm, in the Western Cape has been plugged into the national grid, with the ability to light up some 30 000 homes.
Dube TradePort key to attracting foreign investment in SA

Dube TradePort key to attracting foreign investment in SA

The designation of the Durban-based Dube TradePort as an industrial development zone opens up opportunities for the project to target local and foreign investment.

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