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Global Renewable Energy Share to Double By 2030

The global energy share can reach and exceed 30 per cent by 2030, while energy efficiency and improved energy access can advance the share of renewables in the global energy mix to as much as 36pc, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) said in a report on Monday. The report, “Remap 2030” maps out a […]

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Shortcomings tarnish social responsibility index

THE average investor readily acknowledges that compliance with environmental law is a requirement for listing on the JSE’s socially responsible investment (SRI) index. Yet, despite pressure from the Centre for Environmental Rights and other leading environmental organisations, compliance with environmental law is still not mandatory. It is therefore not surprising that a number of companies […]

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