Soaring energy prices and concern about climate change from human-made emissions of carbon dioxide have propelled energy efficiency to the top of the agenda in the boardroom, in public debate and in public policy. This portal provides an overview of the challenges, how governments are tackling them and the ABB solutions already at hand. We also will provide energy efficiency stories and tips from South Africa.
ABB South Africa has won a top energy efficiency performer award in the industrial category of the Eta energy efficiency Awards sponsored by utility Eskom and in association with the Department of Energy.
Climate change and its potentially devastating consequences make a compelling case for carbon-dioxide emissions reduction.
ABB South Africa has joined the list of Eskom approved suppliers of subsidised energy efficient motors to the South African industrial sectors.
ABB South Africa’s new headquarters, factory and logistics centre on a 96 000m2 site at Longmeadow near Modderfontein, Johannesburg, is a shining example of a green building built with the very latest environmental concepts and technology. Dave McDermott, former business journalist, investigates.
Renewable energy from wind, solar, biofuels, co-generation -- energy suppliers and consumers want more renewable energy sources to offset the dominance of carbon based fuels.
To cater for the growing demand for information on energy efficiency and alternate forms of energy, The Mail and Guardian newspaper has introduced a special energy pages in association with ABB South Africa.
ABB is a pioneer in solar energy and has delivered extensive power and automation solutions to solar power plants all over the world.