Eco News

New waste tyre management plan

{EAV:0298061524820198} Pretoria – The Department of Environmental Affairs says a new REDISA Integrated Waste Tyre Management Plan (IIWTMP) has been published for immediate implementation. The new REDISA Plan was published on 30 November after the approval of the first REDISA IIWTMP, which was published on the 23 … [Read more...]

Localisation key to energy plan

Sandton – The local assembly of goods is important to unlocking jobs and should form part of South Africa’s energy plan, Energy Minister Dipuo Peters said on Thursday. The minister said localisation in the supply chain, in particular the green economy, programmes was needed. Using the exam GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Plan to root out waste tyres

Pretoria – South Africa’s new waste tyre management plan is set to support government’s targets to put the country’s economy onto a stronger job growth trajectory while meeting ambitious climate change goals, government said on Tuesday. This follows the announcement by Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs, Edna … [Read more...]

Durban plan to offset COP17 carbon footprint

Durban – An estimated 15 000 tons of CO2 is expected to be produced during COP17 but Durban has a plan to offset the carbon footprint. The estimation is based on the assumption that 25 000 people will visit the city during the conference and considered factors like accommodation, conference ven GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]