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Growthpoint plans to introduce more waste-to-soil plants in other areas of the country

Growthpoint launches a new green waste-to-soil initiative

Growthpoint Properties has launched an innovative pilot project that turns the large volumes of food waste generated by client businesses at its properties into compost. (more…)

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Lodewyk van der Zee, Senior Manager of Energy and Utilities at Vukile Property Fund

Vukile’s agile water-saving strategy cuts consumption at its shopping centres

Vukile Property Fund, the leading retail REIT, has cut the water use at its major shopping centres with its focused water-saving interventions. (more…)

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Growthpoint sponsors the NWU Solar Car team at Bridgestone World Solar Challenge taking place this month in Australia.

Growthpoint powers innovation with its NWU Solar Car team sponsorship

Pushing the boundaries of what is possible for alternative energy and engineering, Growthpoint Properties has announced that it is sponsoring the North West University’s Solar Car challenge team. (more…)

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ENGIE accelerates its development in the off-grid energy market by joining forces with Fenix, a pioneer in Africa’s Solar Home System market

ENGIE and Fenix announce that they have agreed on a transaction in which ENGIE will acquire  100% of Fenix International, a next-generation energy company, offering Solar Home Systems (SHS) in Africa. Founded in 2009, Fenix employs over 350 people and has its main activities in Uganda where it is the leading SHS player with more […]

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Paul Louw, Brigitte Nell and Laven Moodley from Saint-Gobain Gyproc

Anti-poaching equipment to the value of R2,7 million donated to Sanparks

Saint-Gobain Gyproc, the world-renowned manufacturer and supplier of environmentally friendly gypsum-based plasters, ceiling and interior walling systems, such as Gyproc RhinoBoard and RhinoLite, shouldered the lion’s share of the sponsorship and donated R1 million to SANParks anti-rhino poaching campaign. Paul Louw, Saint-Gobain Gyproc Product Manager (Value Added Board Systems), stated that this R1 million donation […]

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SIKA sponsors SANCCOB’s new seabird hospital

Operating in Table View for 33 years and having treated nearly 100,000 seabirds, SANCCOB (Western Cape) was in desperate need of more modern facilities.  Over the years, it has become synonymous with conservation of the endangered African penguin and is a leader in seabird rehabilitation, chick-rearing, veterinary care, as well as contributing to ground-breaking research. […]

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Table Bay

Table Bay Hotel brings R&R home to employees

The Table Bay is encouraging employees to embrace some “R&R”. Reuse and recycle is top of the hotel’s waste management agenda and a comprehensive training programme is currently underway to educate staff on “how”. The training programme forms part of The Table Bay’s concerted and ongoing efforts to inspire green consciousness amongst employees and set […]

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Anton Tjabring

SAVA welcomes Plasticomp as latest SMME member to join the association

Plasticomp cc has become the latest SMME to join the Southern African Vinyls Association (SAVA). According to SAVA Chief Executive Officer, Delanie Bezuidenhout, Plasticomp has successfully satisfied the criteria for membership and has been accredited as a member and signatory to the association’s Product Stewardship Commitment (PSC). (more…)

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Jaguar Land Rover announces electric and hybrid models in South Africa in 2019

Jaguar Land Rover South Africa commits to electrified future

Jaguar Land Rover South Africa is committed to an electrified future, with its first all-electric and hybrid models arriving in South Africa from 2019. This forms part of the brand’s global goal of reducing emissions, as well as working towards its timetable of offering autonomous, connected electric vehicles. (more…)

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Fortune Magazine names GROHE in list of top companies changing the world

The US business magazine Fortune has included GROHE , the world’s leading provider of sanitary fittings, in this year’s “Change the World” ranking. The list includes 50 international companies whose business strategies have a demonstrably positive impact on society. In their assessment, Fortune and its partners evaluated the quantifiable social benefit, economic viability and degree […]

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