Archive: 27/01/2017

 

Lite-C sensors allow for reduction in electricity bills

Energy efficiency solutions provider Magnet Energy has developed, designed and manufactured the Lite-C wireless lighting control system, which allows for a reduction in electricity bills of up to 43%. Read more Read more about 'Lite-C sensors allow for reduction in electricity bills'...


Lobster to disappear from menus in five years – WWF

Conservation organisation World Wide Fund (WWF) South Africa on Thursday warned that the West Coast rock lobster, commonly known as kreef, could disappear from menus altogether within the next five years unless radical action is taken to save... Read more about 'Lobster to disappear from menus in five years – WWF'...


Scientists use high-tech methods to deliver accurate agricultural information

Scientists at the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) are using high-technologymethods to provide accurate information and research for the agriculture sector, such as the use of genomics to significantly and rapidly improve breeding of animals and plants, and using... Read more about 'Scientists use high-tech methods to deliver accurate agricultural information'...


How biorefineries can add value to forestry waste

Currently South Africa's forestry industry is recovering an average of only 47% of its potential timber yield for economic benefit. This has created great potential for the industry to explore the high-value opportunities presented by... Read more about 'How biorefineries can add value to forestry waste'...