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Energy-optimized construction solutions from Bavaria

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At the World Design Capital 2014, Bavaria showed how design has had a positive impact on their citizens and shared stories through installations, films, lectures and conventional exhibits. These included examples of public/private collaborations and innovations; urban planning and renewal; sustainable solutions for housing, agriculture, energy and climate change; public sector responses to urbanisation; and community building and social cohesion within burgeoning cities.

The City of Cape Town, through this year has highlighted the role of design in solving social, cultural, environmental and economic challenges, and will have a digitally interactive exhibition giving visitors different views and perspectives of the city on a giant floor exhibit.

 

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SA’s Energy Efficient buildings' financial benefits

A new study conducted by Investment Property Databank (IPD) and the Green Building Council of SA (GBCSA) has found that energy efficient (EE) commercial buildings in South Africa deliver better financial returns that non-EE buildings for their owners. This, together with South Africa’s challenging economic climate and the looming 2016 carbon tax system, makes the employment of an EE solution an important investment decision for property and business owners alike.

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