Two More Successful Energy Expos in Hermanus

Whale Coast Conservation brought its sustainable energy road show – funded by the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund – to two more Hermanus schools. Zwelihle Primary hosted the Expo on Friday 20th and Hermanus High was the venue on Monday 23rdJuly. Zwelihle Primary School premises were perfect – modern and well-managed. The whole school participated with enthusiasm, from Grade R all …

Energy Expo at Hermanus High

Monday 23 July 2012 14h00 – 18h00                             The Energy Expo has landed. Whale Coast Conservation’s travelling sustainable energy expo, funded by a grant from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, has reached Hermanus. This is the slickest, most entertaining, highly educational show in town. First it …

MT Pleasant Energy Expo

On Tuesday 19 June Whale Coast Conservation brought their educational road show, made possible by a grant from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, to Mt Pleasant Primary. Mr Hull, principal of the school, graciously hosted the event and welcomed the opportunity for his learners to be exposed to the message of sustainable use of energy. Learners from the senior …

Gansbaai Energy Road Show

30 MAY 2012 Bravo Gansbaai! What a pleasure it was to visit such a vibrant community. Whale Coast Conservation brought its sustainable energy roadshow – funded by Lotto – to Gansbaai on Wednesday 30 May.  The expo was enthusiastically hosted by Laerskool Gansbaai in their school hall, and that enthusiasm was the keynote for the entire day. Each class visited …

Electricity and Carbon Dioxide Used to Generate Alternative Fuel

ScienceDaily (Mar. 29, 2012) — Imagine being able to use electricity to power your car — even if it’s not an electric vehicle. Researchers at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science have for the first time demonstrated a method for converting carbon dioxide into liquid fuel isobutanol using electricity.     Today, electrical energy generated by various methods …

Sustainable Energy Road Shows

How sustainable is our energy use and can we really make a difference? Whale Coast Conservation is bringing its traveling Energy Expo – funded by a grant from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund – to various venues in the Overberg. It’s free to all and everyone is invited to come and find out more about energy, how you can …

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South Africa has launched its first verified wind atlas, which maps out potential hotspots as a tool for wind farm developers as the coal-hungry country pushes toward renewable energy. The Wind Atlas for South Africa, launched Deputy Energy Minister Barbara Thompson on Tuesday, brings together 30 years’ worth of data verified over a year by 10 measurement masts and data …