Eco News

Strategies to mitigate impact of climate change

The City of Johannesburg says it is working hard to put in place strategies that will help the city adapt to climate change. … [Read more...]

Harnessing The Power Of Wind

Homeowners can reaps huge benefits from the newest small wind turbine to complete certification for the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) Feed-In Tariff (FIT) scheme. As well as being eco-friendly it will save money on energy bills and earn an income. … [Read more...]

Bonn meeting commits to COP17 outcomes

Pretoria - Representatives from the 32 countries in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) negotiating blocs have expressed determination to build on the strong momentum of the Durban UN climate talks. … [Read more...]

Climate Change Dogma

Scientists Angry over Climate Change Dogma Following the resignation of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Ivar Glaever from the American Physical Society because of its insistence that the evidence of human-caused global warming is "incontrovertible", 16 eminent scientists have published an attack on "the … [Read more...]

Climate change predicted to spread malaria

Durban - The geographic range of malaria could more than double in the next 50 years, putting almost eight million people at risk - five million of whom did not previously live in areas at risk from malaria in Southern Africa. The incidence of malaria could increase with the expansion of habitats suitable for … [Read more...]

Funding vital to tackle climate change

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma says the global phenomenon of climate change cannot be tackled without an agreement that includes finance, technology and capacity building. … [Read more...]