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Monday, 17 September 2018 11:11

Mr Wise launches Engen KlevaKidz in the Eastern Cape

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The annual Engen KlevaKidz launched in the Eastern Cape this month with super hero safety educator, Mr Wise in the starring role. KlevaKidz is an educational campaign that uses industrial theatre to engage and educate learners across South Africa about the importance of paraffin safety.Engen KlevaKidz 2018 launched in Mnyama at Mjaliswa Junior…
“You can't change the world; you can't fix the whole environment. But you can recycle.” Patti Smith, musician Tsogo Sun and Montecasino, in partnership with Miss Earth South Africa, hosted a Waste Dialogue at the Montecasino Recycling Depot on Thursday, 13 September during Clean-up and Recycle SA Week, to discuss…
Wednesday, 12 September 2018 08:40

Update on the Western Cape water situation

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Ratau further says water restrictions imposed by the National Government will remain in place and only be reviewed once the average Western Cape provincial dam level reaches 85% PRETORIA, South Africa, September 12, 2018/ -- The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) welcomes the much needed rains which fell in…
The global energy industry has been experiencing a radical transformation in recent years CAPE TOWN, South Africa, September 6, 2018/ -- Speaking on Africa’s hydrocarbon development, Niall Kramer, CEO, South African Oil and Gas Alliance (SAOGA) said, “Growing a gas economy in South Africa and regionally is imperative. We need…
Sunday, 09 September 2018 16:18

A Plant to recycle coffee waste into Biofuels

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Verda Waste – a South African recycling company is building a plant that will process coffee waste into biofuels. The company plans to be in the forefront of industrializing the process of converting waste coffee grounds into biofuels by recycling 17 million kg/year of spent coffee grounds into 1.8 million…
Vietnam is the worlds largest recipient of illegal rhino horn from South Africa. To reduce rhino horn consumption and therefore demand, Wilderness Foundation Africa is working with school-going Vietnamese youngsters to create a generation of ambassadors who will grow up to be in a position to influence their peers, parents and families…
PRETORIA, South Africa, September 4, 2018/ -- The Department of Tourism is pleased to announce the addition of support for water efficiency measures in the Hospitality Industry to the third window application period of the Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP), which opens from 1 September to 30 November 2018.In partnership…
“If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.” Author Hal Borland Twenty food trees were planted at Witkoppen Primary School on William Nicol Drive in Fourways in celebration of National Arbour Week 2018 (1-7 September) on 31 August by Tsogo Sun (https://www.tsogosun.com) and its environmental partner,…
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 28, 2018/ -- The inclusion of new coal in the updated draft Integrated Resource Plan for Electricity (IRP) will cost South Africa close to R20 billion more than we need to spend, and will make electricity more expensive for all South Africans. If the Department of…
PRETORIA, South Africa, August 29, 2018/ -- The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) is frustrated and disappointed again at the failure of Eskom to respond to committee questions on expansions and deviations in the 4th quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year. Although there is progress from the last meeting…
Engen’s “With us you are Number One” brand promise took on a new meaning when a brave Table View petrol attendant, without a thought for his own safety, rushed to the defence of an elderly woman being attacked and robbed. Lawrence Kananji, originally from Malawi and now a petrol attendant…
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 16:02

Buffalo Herd Increases

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Following the recent acquisition of Inverdoorn Private Game Reserve in the Western Cape, Aquila Private Game Reserve and Spa was elated to welcome a new calf to the buffalo herd. Aquila teams sat and watched as the adorable new addition to the herd was personally greeted by each female zebra…

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