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I am a change agent – a professional sustainability or Green Auditor who helps homeowners, businesses, communities and schools to live and work in ways that are environmentally sustainable. I use a Green Audit tool kit to show clients the inefficiencies that translate into wasted money and wasted resources. The low hanging fruit are mostly simple changes in behaviour but are not always easy to identify by yourself. Using return on investment calculations, clients are shown how changes that require paying for new lights, water heating, rain tanks or a range of technical efficiency measures can be paid off through the savings on reduced consumption. Going Green is a strategic approach that helps

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PV & SSEG new CT registration deadline – 31 May 2019

Cape Town has new easier registration process for solar photovoltaic (PV) & other SSEG systems. More time to register as deadline moved to 31 May 2019.

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Connection is key to new story for human wellbeing.

Our lifestyles are based on a false story of material entitlement for one species – us. The time is NOW to mainstream global stories of our interdependence.

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Cape Town must register all SSEG, PV, wind generation

Cape Town is determined to regulate ALL renewable energy systems, whether grid tied or not. Register your SSEG system by 28 February 2019 to avoid a penalty.

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Alternatives to Single Use PLASTIC Bags & Packaging

Join the growing movement of people looking for alternatives to Single Use Plastic. For a list of alternatives to Single Use Packaging in Cape Town have a look at this supplier list

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Compost & Bokashi Wet Waste. Zero to Landfill

Separating compostable wet waste, from the rest is a key step to reducing all domestic waste. Managing food waste is not as yucky as you think. Here’s how…

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Packaging industry Plan to stop pollution

SA is the 11th worst polluter of the sea, Now Packaging SA has drafted a plan to reduce pollution and increase recycling. How can they be held accountable?

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SAFCEI Electricity, Water & Waste Audit Step by Step

Use the SAFCEI Eco-Audit Booklet to start your journey to water & energy efficiency & waste reduction. At home, at work & in community & faith complexes.

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Capetonians query huge water & electricity increases

CAPE TOWN 2018 – 19 WATER & ELECTRICITY TARIFFS SHOCK makes City less affordable . Service delivery & tariffs need to be reassessed & involve citizens.

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Drought Charge scrapped. City replies to objectors

Objectors to Drought Charge receive comprehensive response from City of Cape Town. Will new normal include higher water tariffs even after this drought?

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How to read new Cape Town smart Water Demand Meters

CT is installing water demand meters, WMDs, to curb high consumption. A leak detection function & consumption log, helps monitor consumption. How to read it?

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