Eco News

Taj Palace receives Silver Certificate

The Taj Palace Hotel Dubai has earned the EarthCheck silver certificate for their commitment to social and environmental sustainability. To be awarded certification hotels have to demonstrate strict environmental sustainability with their performance monitored through regular ongoing benchmarking and audits conducted … [Read more...]

Dept receives bids for renewable energy

Pretoria – The Department of Energy says it has received 53 bids to provide renewable energy and intends to announce preferred bidders during the COP17 conference to be held in Durban later this month. Over 270 potential bidders had paid the R15 000 fee necessary to receive bid documentation. T GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

SANParks receives kits to fight rhino poaching

Pretoria – The South African National Parks yesterday received 1 000 DNA kits to ensure effective prosecution of rhino poachers. According to SanParks, the kits from the faculty of Veterinary Services of the University of Pretoria will go a long way in ensuring management of the rhino populatio GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]