The latest MSCI South Africa Green Annual Property Index continues to support the investment case for green buildings in the commercial property sector.
MAKING A +IMPACT
14 Jun 2022
The Rewardsco Block B building in Umhlanga was yet another building in its A-grade commercial precinct to achieve a 5-Star Green Star certification late in 2021.
Green DREAM TEAM
14 Jun 2022
The effects of drought and water restrictions have been felt by all South Africans for many years.
OFF-GRID WATER STORAGE SOLUTIONS ESSENTIAL FOR FUTURE
15 Jun 2022
The shortage of student beds in South Africa is well known. Various institutions have placed the supply gap at 500 000 .
Adowa Student Accommodation
15 Jun 2022
South Africa is facing massive shortages of affordable and secure student accommodation.
DIGS FOR AFRICA
15 Jun 2022
The PLACES category is an exciting addition to the Green Star rating system with its inclusion in the Green Star New Building version 2 tool that is currently under development.
TRANSFORM TOMORROW
18 Jun 2022
A skills programme to open new career prospects for young unemployed electricians into the green skills economy, whilst assisting government to reach its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), was completed this month.
Young electricians enter a career path in the green economy
18 Jun 2022
Energy efficiency improvements in existing building stock cannot be effectively implemented if there is no data on current building performance.
PAVING THE WAY TO NET ZERO
18 Jun 2022
Nestled in amongst a small indigenous forest, the new University of Cape Town School of Education building has been uniquely designed around local ecology to minimise impact with its footprint, making for an incredible learning space with connection to nature. It becomes the fourth UCT building to be awarded 4-Star Green Stars by the GBCSA
LEARNING IN NATURE
18 Jun 2022
In this issue of +Impact, we look at the awards that inspire the youth to learn about green building and sustainability and we celebrate the up-and-coming talent of the winners of these awards.
YOUNG INNOVATION
18 Jun 2022
WOMEN MAKING WAVES IN THE BUILDING SECTOR
18 Jun 2022
Infusing sustainability and the project’s three keywords – connective, comfortable and versatile – into its design, a new office for an international software company in Russia transforms into a modern campus environment.
+IMPACTFUL IMMERSION
18 Jun 2022
AfriSam signalled its seriousness about environmental stewardship over 15 years ago with the introduction of its first environmental policy in 1994
AFRISAM DRIVES ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP AND SUSTAINABILITY
18 Jun 2022
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