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Climate Change is Real

changes in weather and storm prevalence, it’s getting harder to turn a blind eye to the reality of climate change […]

Experts predict higher sea level rise than expected

Antarctica contains enough ice to raise sea levels by about 57 metres if it ever all melted. Worries include that a collapse of ice shelves around the coast may allow inland ice to slide faster towards the ocean. Greenland’s ice would raise sea levels by 7 metres if it all vanished. […]

Climate change: 2010 the hottest year

Nel says these rising temperatures will have many consequences, including greater reliance on underground water, which will increase energy use. […]

Floods cause greater pollution scare

NWF national chairman Louis Meintjies said that in Gauteng, acid mine water levels rose quickly because of the rain and that the acid water had now affected a wider area, with the water pollution spreading.NWF national chairman Louis Meintjies said that in Gauteng, acid mine water levels rose quickly because of the rain and that the acid water had now affected a wider area, with the water pollution spreading. […]

Drying Rivers, Lakes and Reservoirs

In a new era of conditions dangerously affected by global warming, the world’s waters are rapidly running dry, creating crisis for wild habitats and human civilizations. The following are some of the seas, rivers, lakes, and underground water reserves we have lost or are losing, impacting the livelihoods of hundreds of millions people, animals, […]

Solar Artificial Leaf produces electricity

water-gel-based solar devices, or “artificial leaves”, can act like solar cells to produce electricity. […]

What we don’t but should know about coal fired power plants

The sum total of water required for all of the power stations is six times the equivalent volume of the Vaal dam […]

The Joule: SA’s all electric car

South Africa’s first locally developed electric car, the zero-emission Joule is a six-seater multi-purpose vehicle designed by Cape Town-based Optimal Energy in association with legendary South African-born automotive designer Keith Helfet.

Joule all electric car

According to Optimal Energy, the world’s finite energy resources are being used inefficiently, with urban transport playing a […]

Hunting mammoths caused global cooling

It is hard to imagine that an activity like hunting can impact the worlds climate. After I become aware of the sheer volume of methane that is produced by cattle farming, I can now understand that there might be a correlation between the hunting mammoth and climate change.

I’m still skeptical the about plausibility of […]

Foods contribution to climate change

Ever wondered what the carbon footprint is of that apple in your fruit basket, the mince in your burger or the packet of rice crackers your munching on is? The well researched packaging and shine of your groceries my be deceiving your thought and their innocence.

How green are those apples?