Green Building Convention Brings Built Environment and Sustainability Heavyweights to South Africa in a Race to Zero

Green Building Convention Brings Built Environment and Sustainability Heavyweights to South Africa in a Race to Zero

The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) will host the 11th Annual Green Building Convention with several local and international heavyweights weighing in on the global race to achieve net zero carbon, water, waste and ecology buildings. The convention...
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South Africa: Going green in 2018

South Africa: Going green in 2018

Leading sustainability experts will gather in Tshwane later this year to discuss cost effective, integrated solutions towards achieving smart, green African cities at the 6th Going Green Conference. The conference, which is is set to take place in Tshwane from...
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South Africa aims for ‘zero carbon’ buildings in green push

South Africa aims for ‘zero carbon’ buildings in green push

From LED lights to rooftop solar and better insulation, South Africa’s cities are working to cut emissions—and costs for building owners. Bulelwa Makalima-Ngewana knows how much cash going green can save. Four years ago, after signing up for “My Green H...
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Park Square follows global trends

Park Square follows global trends

South Africa is following the trends of various technologically-advanced companies including Google and Apple, which over decades have reaped profitable benefits from ‘future-forward’ work environments. Park Square, located on Durban’s upmarket Umhlanga ...
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South African cities aim for zero carbon buildings

South African cities aim for zero carbon buildings

Since 2007, more than 230 buildings have been certified to the Green Star South Africa sustainable building rating system, developed and managed by the Green Building Council South Africa. The C40 South Africa Buildings Programme will support cities to move...
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KZN education department awarded green building certification

KZN education department awarded green building certification

The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has awarded the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education a 4 Star Green Star SA Office Design v1.1 certification for its Ugu district office. Located in Port Shepstone, the six-storey building spans 6 701 m2...
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(GBCSA 2017) The Future of Construction Technology – South Africa and Beyond / Mike Aldous

(GBCSA 2017) The Future of Construction Technology – South Africa and Beyond / Mike Aldous

Mike Aldous / Mott MacDonald   [ GBCSA Convention 2017 ]
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Rabie Property Group awarded South Africa’s 300th green building certification

Rabie Property Group awarded South Africa’s 300th green building certification

Rabie Property Group scooped the 300th green building certification at the Green Building Council of South Africa at the organisation’s recent 10th annual convention at Century City. Rabie, a pioneer in green building, received the latest award in the As...
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(GBCSA 2017) How to make South Africa’s transport & utility infra Resilient & Sustainable / Antony Sprigg

(GBCSA 2017) How to make South Africa’s transport & utility infra Resilient & Sustainable / Antony Sprigg

Antony Sprigg / CEO, Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia   [ GBCSA Convention 2017 ]
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