WATCH: How wind energy can get cleaner

2015-10-03 09:00

Manufacturing localisation of wind turbines is essential to balance the overall carbon footprint of the wind energy sector, says Fossil Free SA’s David le Page.

VW to start firings over emissions scandal

2015-09-24 14:49

Volkswagen will start firing people responsible for rigging US emissions tests and shake up management on Friday.

Includes Pictures: Bev Mortimer enters Thyspunt cauldron – nature vs nuclear

2015-09-23 15:18

With nuclear all consequences need to considered, and that just doesn’t seem to be the case as with Thyspunt Nature Reserve, an area demarcated for nuclear development.

'Win back lost trust' - VW on emissions scandal

2015-09-22 15:39

'It is and remains the top priority of VW to win back lost trust,' says Volkswagen in response to the automaker's emissions scandal.

UPDATE: Huge VW, Audi recall: Billions in fines

2015-09-20 16:44

US regulators say software in Volkswagen/Audi vehicles gave false emissions data and that the automaker could face billions in fines.

Eskom scoops top award

2015-08-28 10:05

Eskom has been honoured for preserving the environment and harnessing the country’s natural resources, as well as for its social investment commitment.

I challenge you to recycle for 3 days

2015-08-20 14:01

Then you will see how much plastic you really use.

The truth nobody wants to hear

2015-08-20 09:25

There are many unpopular topics in this world, Lili Radloff tackles one of them.

Kenyan tea factory saves forests

2015-08-04 11:07

Makomboki tea factory is the only one in Kenya to use a greener, cheaper fuel to process its tea: briquettes made of biomass byproducts usually seen as waste.

It’s never too early to green your kids

2015-07-07 15:13

5 ways to get your kids to live a more green lifestyle.


Sweden to send VW pollution tax bill?

2015-10-02 09:27

Sweden may send a tax bill to Volkswagen for undeclared pollution of its diesel vehicles after it admitted fitting some 11 million with pollution cheating devices.

NOx gasses in diesel cars: Why are they so dangerous?

2015-09-23 18:24

Nitrogen oxides, poisonous gases that contribute to suffocating smog, are found in the fumes of diesel cars like the ones VW has admitted to fitting with emissions-cheating software.

Emissions scandal: Porsche head to replace VW chief?

2015-09-22 19:06

As Volkswagen continues to reel from its emissions scandal, it's believed CEO Martin Winterkorn could be replaced, according to German media reports.

VW chief on emissions scandal: 'We screwed up'

2015-09-22 12:20

'In my German words, we totally screwed up,' says VW USA chief Michael Horn in response to the automaker's emissions scandal.

JLR reveals three electric car concepts

2015-09-10 07:36

Jaguar Land Rover has shown three vehicles illustrating their future endeavours to low and zero emission motoring. Check these exciting concepts.

How recycling can help the community

2015-08-20 14:01

A reader shares how she has incorporated community service into her recycling regime.

How I made recycling part of my routine

2015-08-20 14:01

People complain about recycling, but once you get into it, there is no turning back.

Tesla loses more than R50k on each car sold

2015-08-10 07:04

Tesla Motors reportedly loses more than R50 000 on each Model S electric car it sells.

Huge Toyota hybrid recall: SA affected

2015-07-16 10:48

Toyota is recalling thousands of its hybrids globally. The reason? The vehicles could stall without warning! South African owners are affected...

BMW tops 2015 Engine of Year awards

2015-06-18 10:23

BMW was voted the overall winner at the 2015 Engine of the Year awards, scooping three class victories in the world’s leading engine competition.

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