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Africa’s Renewable Energy Initiative – Goal, Commitment & Progress

Annually, more than 600,000 women and children in Africa die on account of indoor air pollution.  The...

Africa’s Story – Is Urbanisation The Only Solution To Rising...

Aspire to thrive? Move to a city! This is a common notion people have, especially in developing...

Johannesburg – The Only African City With Lowest Carbon Emissions

Our first blog in the series of C40 cities’ initiatives highlighted the environment-oriented efforts of smart city...

Africa Towards Accomplishing The 2063 Goal

The impact of the ‘Smart City’ race is increasingly being witnessed in the emerging nations across the world. The effect is actually more resonant...

How Is Kenya Reaping Multiple Benefits From A Single Tree?

The croton trees, touted as money spinners by local farmers are used in producing biofuel, organic fertilizer, poultry feed and more. If you get a...

Recent Posts

How Smart Cities can Avoid the Pitfall of Technological Utopianism

As smart cities are becoming a more prevailing trend, 95% of cities above the sub-provincial level and...

How Lack of Consumer Education and Trust Are Holding Back Renewable Energy

Solar energy has always been a popular vision for the far-off future. Over the last decade, though,...
Environment

How IT cities help control environmental issues

Humans as a species have evolved from caves to lavish apartments. Humanity went through several ages; each...
Landscape

Green Trends Transforming Architecture and Design Landscape

Saving our planet is a cause that requires immediate attention from all industries, architecture and landscaping included....