REGIONAL INSIGHTS

Larger-than-life mural pays tribute to South Africa’s Bokke

A colossal mural of the Springboks was unveiled on the Park Central Lifestyle building along Blanckenberg Street, Bellville, as part of the City of Cape Town's better. bellville. together. initiative. This larger-than-life artwork of our rugby heroes marks a significant moment.

Renewable Energy

Retail distribution in an energy-limited world

Solly Engelbrecht, National Logistics Executive at The SPAR Group, has been thinking about the future of distribution in the retail sector. Localisation is among the key approaches that should be adopted to ensure a reliable power supply.

Power wheeling: a solution to grid instability

Vodacom Group Chief Technology Officer Dejan Kastelic explains how “virtual wheeling” offers an exciting and innovative way forward for companies looking to move beyond loadshedding.

Mining

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

Construction & Engineering

Manufacturing

Consumers are confused about the impact of paper on forests

The Paper Manufacturers Association of South Africa analyses the results of an international survey into environmental perceptions and finds that many South Africans don’t know about the sustainability of the country’s forestry sector.

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Limpopo Tourism Agency: A leader in tourism

The Limpopo Tourism Agency is working hard to position the province’s natural and cultural marvels to attract increasing numbers of tourists.

Consumers are confused about the impact of paper on forests

The Paper Manufacturers Association of South Africa analyses the results of an international survey into environmental perceptions and finds that many South Africans don’t know about the sustainability of the country’s forestry sector.

A regional overview of the Western Cape

Tourism and the film sector are bouncing back and oil and gas exploration on and off the West Coast is taking off. Where South Africa faces its toughest challenges, in energy, transport and housing, the Western Cape is stepping up with practical solutions.

Business tourism is booming

The Western Cape is cementing its place in the top rank of business tourism destinations, drawing thousands of people yearly to the various venues available in the province.

A catalyst for South Africa’s economic development

Minerals Council South Africa CEO Mzila Mthenjane outlines his vision for how mining can transform South Africa. From playing a role in supplying the materials needed for infrastructure development to helping the country transition to a greener future, mining can play a primary role in putting South Africa on a path to prosperity.

Sasol’s partnerships are defining a new direction for the energy giant

A series of international and domestic partnerships that Sasol has signed in recent months illustrate that the company has decided that the energy future must be markedly different to the present.

Transportation & Logistics

Power, Water, Utilities

African Energy Week 2024

African Energy Week (AEW) is the African Energy Chamber’s annual event, uniting African energy leaders, global investors and executives from across the public and private sector for four days of intense dialogue on the future of the African energy industry.

An Energy One Stop Shop has been launched

The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (the dtic), through InvestSA, has launched the Energy One Stop Shop, with the aim to fast-track all applications for energy projects in South Africa.

EVENTS

African Energy Week (AEW) is the African Energy Chamber’s annual event, uniting African energy leaders, global investors and executives from across the public and private sector for four days of intense dialogue on the future of the African energy industry.

Government

Events

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