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Environment
Record 2.15 billion PET plastic bottles recycled in SA in 2017 Over 93 000 tonnes of waste diverted from landfills, 64 000 income-generating opportunities created  (Cape Town) – A record 2.15 billion plastic bottles, weighing in at 93 235 tonnes, were recycled by the South African PET plastic industry in 2017 – saving 578 000m3 of landfill...
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Four South African Cities Strive to Make All New Buildings Zero Carbon   Mayors of Tshwane, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban to introduce requirements ensuring all new buildings are energy efficient, cutting electricity bills and greenhouse gas emissions.  C40 Cities South Africa Buildings Programme, launched today in Tshwane, aspires to make zero carbon buildings standard practice across South...
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WOOLWORTHS AND MYSCHOOL LAUNCH WATER FUND FOR SCHOOLS 28 March 2018 In response to the National Government’s declaration that the drought in South Africa is a national disaster, Woolworths has announced a R1.5 million investment in water infrastructure for schools, and the launch of an ongoing MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet fund, the LOVEH2O WATER FUND. Many...
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CAPE TOWN – THIRSTIEST OF THE LOT BY WWF SA MARCH 7, 2018 Cape Town currently tops WWF’s list of cities most at risk of water shortages. The other 19 cities come from countries as far apart as Chile and China. The list was compiled using data from the WWF Water Risk Filter on average conditions (supply...
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African Elephants signal marula harvest time in Limpopo Villagers are harvesting fruit for the production of Africa’s most awarded liqueur 28 February 2018, Phalaborwa, South Africa – The time of year has arrived for hundreds of African Elephants to descend on the marula trees of the Valley of Olifants in the Lowveld of Limpopo and to signal...
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Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages to pursue ways to help with the provision of water to Cape Town Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages (CCPB), in partnership with the Coca-Cola Foundation and participating suppliers are in the process of finalising the details to provide millions of litres of relief water to the Province and City of Cape Town. This forms...
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  Standard & Poor has selected GreenCape as a “Rising Star” finalist in its Global Platts Energy Awards for its outstanding work in supporting energy investors and businesses. What makes this news significant is that: This NPO was identified alongside energy industry giants like Chevron, NRG, Royal Dutch Shell, Siemens and others The award recognises the Western Cape...
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All South African national parks now on Google Street View Fast facts: ● 170 new trails ● 900km trekked on foot ● 50,000km travelled over the 12-month project duration ● 232 points of interest recorded ● 206 South African volunteers ● 9 Provinces of South Africa ● All 19 National Parks, 17 nature reserves and...
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Shoprite Group pumps resources into water-scarce communities Drought-stricken communities in the Eastern Cape now have access to clean drinking water following the installation of two new PlayPumps. The Shoprite Group already supports 34 PlayPumps, which bring clean water to approximately 350 000 to 400 000 people across South Africa on a daily basis. Last week...
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  Tree Planting Project commences with FNB W2W in Botriver Tuesday, 26 September 2017 The community of Botriver recently welcomed the planting of 58 trees compliments of the 2017 FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Events, Botriver School and Themba Trees. “We are thankful to all FNB W2W entrants who, on entering this year’s event,...
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Steuart as a Speaker

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Steuart has done some 500 talks on South Africa's progress since 1994 and SA's prospects for the future'