Like a tsunami that recontours natural and man-made landscapes, the Covid 19 pandemic is awakening us from the distraction of our hamster wheel consumer economy to our forgotten awareness of what is really important, and what is terribly wrong. Once the waters have receded will we rebuild as before? On Earth Day 2020 can we use [...]
Thank -you to WESSA (Wildlife & Environment Society of South Africa) Western Cape for awarding me the Environmental Award for Individuals for 2019. The environmental challenges we all face are huge. In the face of growing awareness of species extinction, habitat destruction and Climate Change, it is not possible to measure our individual endeavours to [...]
That human well-being is derived from the well-being of our Planet is an essential truth. Our lifestyles have significant or small impacts on the environment depending on our choices. When we think about it, many of the eco-friendly choices we can make are not even onerous. It is time to replace an old habit with an eco–friendly one. [...]
EVs or Electric vehicles are the new mobility aspiration. Owning a Tesla model, in the words of a German auto enthusiast, is almost a religious experience. Tesla and many of the EVs from upmarket car manufactures such as BMW, Daimler, Audi and Co are marketing models that promise to meet the traditional expectations of classy, fast [...]
Use the SAFCEI Eco-Audit Booklet to start your journey to water & energy efficiency & waste reduction. At home, at work & in community & faith complexes.
Why is it so hard for retailers to do the right thing & provide 100% recyclable plastic shopping bags made from recycled plastic? So far only Checkers has!
Chemical pollutants attach to plastic microbeads washed into the sea & deliver numerous toxic doses to all in the sea and inland water food chain -including us!
AUW 2017 showcases innovative small scale water & electricity technologies that offer new models for localised service delivery,
nuclear or renewables is much more than choosing an energy option. It is a choice between divergent socio-economic opportunities and the consequent legacies.
Cape Town officially launches the new EWIZZ electric vehicle charge points. Like free WiFi, electric vehicle charge points are springing up as a service to clients.