The Benefits Of Going Green: SA Garden & Home Decor Print E-mail
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Media: Magazine - "SA Garden and Home Decor"

Date: November 2006

 

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Unlike coal, oil and gas, solar power is a renewable form of energy that won't run out. Once the initial cost of 'green' technologies such as solar water heaters has been met, the energy is free, with substantial savings on electricity. It's also non-polluting, producing no greenhouse gas emissions. "Consumers are starting to look at the fixed-cost nature of the benefits offered by sustainable buildings such as cooling heating and lighting" says Glynn Morris, MD of AGAMA Energy.

 

 
Nieuwoudtville Award

Eco Design Architects was awarded the Holcim Award for Sustainable Construction 2005 & took silver in the Africa and Middle East Region for their designs for the Nieuwoudtville Caravan Site Upgrade

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Mamre Revitalization Project is an initiative by the City of Cape Town to promote the preservation and restoration of Mamre’s rich heritage resources, while helping to alleviate poverty and promote skills transfer. Eco Design Architects have been appointed by the city to assist the community with this project. Click here for more info or go to Mamre Revitalization Project Website