Global Warming

Today more than ever before, Global Warming and climate change are apparent to all. As we see, small islands disappear with rising sea levels as a result of global warming and climate change; all stakeholders are now on board.

How do we save our environment from the inevitable? It is estimated that by the year 2050 sea levels will rise as much as one metre. As we know this in itself will be fatal for many low lying areas that are close to the coastline.

Read the true story on climate change and how oil companies covered up their findings in the 1980s.

What Is Global Warming?

For many years scientists have predicted that climate change will destroy the earth as we know it. However, politicians and industry ignored these warnings for profits and political gain.

In the last few years, all stakeholders have suddenly realised the catastrophic situation that our planet is facing. Some believe it is to late to turn the situation as they think it is too late. However, many believe if we all take measures to reduce our impact on the environment, we can still achieve the goal of saving planet earth.

Ways To Reduce Global Warming And Climate Change

  • Reduce energy consumption
  • Use alternative, environmentally friendly energy sources.
  • Recycle and reuse plastic pollution and stop the use of plastics for biodegradable options.
  • Planting trees and saving our forests are important.
  • Reducing industry waste
  • Saving our oceans and water systems
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Borehole Water Cape Town

Borehole Water Experiencing a severe drought forever changes the way you view water and its usage. Gone are the days of mindlessly opening a tap and letting it run unheeded. Relying on the council alone to supply water is out of the question; thus, borehole water has become very popular. Finding alternative sources of water …

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Global Warming and Climate Change

Global Warming and Climate Change

Did you know that heating and cooling accounts for 50% to 70% of the energy used in an average home? In 1992, the United Nations Framework Convention on Global Warming and Climate Change was enacted. The policy was designed to bring together world nations in a global initiative that fought to reduce greenhouse gases based …

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Grey Water Harvesting

With water shortages worldwide because of increased industrialization and Global Warming, we are all looking into water-saving alternatives. For this reason, governments and other stakeholders are working on innovative ways of preserving water resources. Grey Water Harvesting has become a reality for Capetonians as we struggle to avoid DAY ZERO. Never in known history has …

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Global Warming the True Story of Climate Change

In early 1989 a professor Bill McKibben wrote a book on this subject. The Nature of this was a book that today can be called The Story of Climate Change. In fact, The Story on Climate Change only starts then. Listed below are a few hard facts on Global warming and climate change. However, the …

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SAVE OUR PLANET AND SAVE MONEY

Climate change is real, it is here, and it is affecting us all. South Africa has not escaped global warming, and drought is just one result. Parts of Gauteng have seen heavier than normal rainfall this rainy season. Because of climate change, there are now two things every South African wants to do: Save our …

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HARMFUL EFFECTS OF AIR CONDITIONERS

What do we do in summer when our homes are hot, you switch on the air conditioner. The Air conditioner has become something we all take for granted. Not so long ago it was considered a luxury or even a novelty. Everywhere you go today there is air conditioner and it is used all year …

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SAVING ENERGY HELPS THE ENVIRONMENT

In this post, we cover a few import how effects that energy has on the environment. Saving energy helps the environment. We are running out of natural resources, and we are destroying our planet. So let’s all stand together there are many ways to of saving energy helps the environment. How Saving Energy Helps The …

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