South Africa’s first commercial green star-rated building has been unveiled. The cutting-edge building, situated in the business district of Sandton, features numerous innovations that have earned it five green stars from the Green Building Council of South Africa.
• Top green rating for SA building
Mobile technology, pay-as-you-go and the country's abundant sunshine are being harnessed to provide cheap lighting to low income and rural Kenyans, without the risks and pollution associated with the kerosene lamps that were the lighting of necessity until d.light came on to the market.
• Hi-tech shacks for better living