Kathu Solar Park to generate electricity through salt melting

Cape Town - Salt melting for the purpose of generating electricity has started at the Kathu Solar Park in the Northern Cape. A solar field...

Programme uses insects to curb invasive plants

Cape Town - More than 243 000 biocontrol insects, also known as agents, have been reared for release into the environment to destroy alien...

Local lecturer and team grab global sustainability award

Cape Town - A lecturer and his team from the University of Cape Town (UCT) have won an international sustainability competition with their self-sustaining...

New medicine shows reduction in TB mortality cases

Cape Town – There has been a reduction in TB mortality cases from drug resistant Tuberculosis (DR - TB) in South Africa through the...

UCT’s child nursing team recognised with international award

Cape Town – A team from the University of Cape Town (UCT) has been awarded for their outstanding contribution to the development of paediatric...

Strategy to save Western Cape bees and create jobs

Cape Town - The Department of Agriculture, together with bee associations in the Western Cape, has released a new strategy aimed at ensuring the...

SALT astronomers make an exciting discovery

Cape Town - The Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) in Sutherland has discovered a binary star system in the Hourglass Nebula, one of the...