These are the biggest green energy projects in SA - all wind farms

2020-01-13 06:43

These wind farms have changed SA's landscape.

Take a look: Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront just opened a R180 million extension - check out its customised floor tiles

2019-09-18 18:22

After 10 months of renovations, the V&A Waterfront has opened its R180 million extension.

WATCH | These rare newborn giant panda twins are adorable!

2019-08-09 21:59

A Belgian zoo announced the "extremely rare" birth of twin baby giant pandas, three years after the arrival of a young male, which was a first for Belgium at the time.

Elephant, rhino populations finally on the rise in Tanzania after rampant poaching

2019-07-11 08:21

Rhinos, elephants benefiting from anti-poaching crackdown on organised criminal networks.

Just two hours a week in nature could be your prescription to better health

2019-06-25 18:30

In a new study, people who spent two to three hours per week in nature were considerably more likely to report 'good health' or 'high well-being'.

A damning photo holds a Swiss-Russian mine accountable in Guatemala

2019-06-20 05:59

A group of fishermen from an indigenous community in Guatemala demanded to know more about the environmental impact of a ferronickel mine established on their ancestral land. One of them was killed, and a local reporter was criminalised for covering the story.

'Hey hey, ho, ho, fossil fuels have got to go!': Youth take to the streets over climate change

2019-06-15 17:21

Hundreds of youth in Cape Town and Pretoria marched to demand that the government urgently act on climate change.

Cape Town residents have 2 more days to register solar panels with the city – or else

2019-05-27 12:24

At one stage non-registered systems were believed to make up 70% of the solar panels in the City of Cape Town, before the call to register rooftop PV was launched.

7 takeouts on the #EHTBlackHole and its fiery halo: 'Looking at the gates of hell ... the point of no return'

2019-04-10 18:59

Astronomers have finally unveiled the first photo of a black hole. Here are some interesting points.

Four times our favourite celebs slayed in green

2019-03-18 11:59

Green is dazzling, refreshing, and playful. From bright lime and emerald greens to dark olive and pine greens, you can definitely find a hue and tone that works for you.


Residential complexes can now rent solar panels and just pay for the electricity. Here’s how it works.

2019-12-12 19:36

There are financing options available for townhouse complexes that want to go solar, and don't have the body corporate cash to pay for hardware up front.

WATCH | Rare blind black rhino given new lease on life

2019-08-11 06:57

Munu, a rare blind rhino has been given a new lease on life. The 20-year-old South Western black rhino bull lost sight in both eyes due to a territorial fight.

Moon landing: SA's sticky invention honoured for holding missions together

2019-07-20 16:33

The only South African invention to land on the moon is being honoured in a collection of commemorative coins.

Great Fish River pollution: Water and sanitation dept takes local municipality to court

2019-06-25 23:04

Legal action has been taken against the Inxuba Yethemba Local Municipality in the Chris Hani District Municipality, the Eastern Cape, to force it to stop polluting the Great Fish River, the Department of Water and Sanitation has confirmed.

500 endangered vultures die in Botswana after eating poisoned elephants

2019-06-21 09:54

More than 500 endangered vultures died of poisoning after eating the carcasses of three elephants killed by poachers in Botswana.

Silence is golden for a Tanzanian mine

2019-06-19 06:09

In Tanzania, reporters trying to investigate violence, environmental damage and other wrongdoing connected to a gold mine in the north of the country are trapped between the silence of a mining giant and the lies of a repressive government.

Cape Town will use aerial photos to spot unregistered solar panels in suburbs

2019-05-30 14:42

Some 1,200 solar PV panel systems have already been registered.

It just became much easier for businesses to move off Eskom's grid - here's why

2019-05-17 16:52

It could spark a flood of South African businesses, malls and factories applying for renewable energy projects.

UNVEILED: See the first-ever image of a black hole and its fiery halo

2019-04-10 15:18

Scientists have managed to capture the first-ever image of a black hole by correlating data from a global network of radio telescopes.

Eco-sustainability – how is the car industry responding?

2019-03-05 14:30

From used oil to battery components, the proportion of the modern car that can be re-used or recycled is steadily growing. Is the auto industry responding to eco-sustainability?

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