‘Robben Island goes solar’

(SOUTH AFRICA) An island with a dark past is embracing a bright future with solar energy. The infamous Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela - and many others - were held as prisoners, is proving that chang...

Circular project a class act

(SOUTH AFRICA) Hundreds of 'green' school desks made from recycled plastics will be given to primary schools in South Africa as part of a pioneering circular economy project. The Virtuous Circle initiativ...

South Africa planning for green future

South Africa is taking steps to integrate more renewable energy into its power networks. The country's public energy provider, Eskom, is working alongside Sweco, a European engineering and architecture consu...

‘Virtuous Circle’ project shows its class

(SOUTH AFRICA) The circular economy is continuing to gain traction as more people experience the benefits of it. Initiatives like the 'Virtuous Circle' project in South Africa are a great example of this....