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 Reducing the environmental impacts of your business operations (such as greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution, and highwater use) has a positive impact on your bottom line because energy efficient practices reduce operating costs.  The added benefits of improved employee productivity, being able to offer more sustainable products and higher brand…
Increased uptake of domestic solar PV and solar water heating due to Eskom crisis Massive increase in complaints about solar PV and solar water heating installations SESSA awareness campaign urges consumers to check solar company credentials/ affiliations Sustainable Energy Society of Southern Africa (SESSA) launches awareness campaign “Clued-up on solar”.…
International wildlife charity Born Free has revealed that South Africa is ranked 1st in the top ten worst offending countries in the world when it comes to exporting or re-exporting hunting trophies derived from internationally protected species. According to official figures submitted by governments, in the decade from 2008 to 2017, a total of almost 290,000 trophy items derived from close to 300…
Monday, 22 July 2019 13:13

Upcoming compliance dates to diarise

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There are a number of important upcoming environmental law related compliance dates to diarise: National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (NEMA) Environmental audit reports - The following rights holders are required to prepare and submit their first environmental audit report to the competent authority on or before 7 December 2019:  Right holders under the…
THE 3 PILLARS OF ACHIEVING SUSTAINABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTHERN AFRICA - REGULATION, FINANCING & TECHNOLOGY The 5th Annual Southern Africa Power Summit 2019 #SSAPOW19, now in it's 5th year, hosted by Vale Media Group & Vale Media Group Senegal, the African focused Oil & Energy B2B Events Company, in partnership with Pele Energy Group will…
Tuesday, 09 July 2019 12:34

Carbon Tax Workshop 08 August 2019

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Join Us as we unpack the provisions of the new Carbon Tax Bill The Carbon Tax Bill which has been debated for the past 8 years has finally been signed into law and has been effective since 01 June 2019. The Bill imposes a liability on the greenhouse gases emitted…
Hunters claim that the fees they pay benefit wildlife conservation, local communities, and the economics of the countries when trophy hunting takes place. They also claim that by targeting ‘problem’ or ‘redundant’ animals their activities represent a legitimate form of wildlife management.Today, international wildlife charity Born Free has released the findings of their 18-month cross-disciplinary investigation into…
‘The 3 Pillars of Achieving Sustainable Energy Development in Southern Africa – Regulation, Financing & Technology’ We are looking towards the future of the Southern Africa power sector with the need for new business models, regulation and technologies that can overcome the legacy infrastructure and moribund legislation that impedes the…
It is hoped that Western Cape Premier Alan Winde, a vocal proponent of gas-to-energy for South Africa, will open the Showcase on Tuesday 5 November LONDON, United Kingdom, July 1, 2019/ -- With Africa Oil Week (https://Africa-OilWeek.com) in Cape Town in its 26th year, this year’s event – from 4 to…
Tuesday 2nd July 2019 will mark the fourth anniversary of Cecil the lion’s death after he was callously wounded with a bow and arrow by American dentist and trophy hunter Walter Palmer, and only finally killed several hours later. It was a moment that caused worldwide public outcry, bringing the brutal sport of trophy…
The SSA Power Summit hosted by Vale Media Group, will provide a platform to address some key challenges of improving aging power infrastructure, developing new power infrastructure, renewable power innovations, gas to power technologies, transmission & distribution solutions, more cost effective temporary power solutions and much more. We will bring…
Youth Month is special as it provides an opportunity to reflect on the importance of helping young gifted South Africans explore new horizons and reach for the stars. Busiswe Mkhungo a young chemical engineer is one of many whose horizons have broadened thanks to Engen. Reflecting on the significance of…

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