We need transparency in water regulation
In light of the water crisis in South Africa, Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has seen a growing request from the public to investigate possible maladministration within the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) regarding concerns around governance, transparency, and corruption.
Italian water expertise imported to improve SA’s water resources management
Issued by the South African Institution of Civil Engineering, with questions by this publication
The South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) regards this action by the government as a regrettable development that fosters neither the management of the water resources in South Africa, nor the transformation agenda of government and our people.
SWH vs heat pumps vs gas boilers vs solar PV
By James Green
Whichever way you look at it, water heating is extremely energy intensive.
In South Africa with around seven million electric geysers in homes, approximately 18% of Eskom’s power is used in heating water. Add in the hot water in business and commercial use, and the figure jumps to as high as 25%.