Conservation

NGO's RESPOND TO GROWTH IN SA WIND ENERGY SECTOR

Posted on the 10th February 2010
Wind energy is a very welcome addition to the South African energy mix, and is far ‘cleaner’ than coal-fired energy generation. However, this does not mean that it is without environmental... Read more

REGISTER AS I&AP's FOR WIND FARM PROJECTS

Posted on the 10th February 2010
(We are receiving many requests from members and visitors to this site on the procedures to be followed to register as an Interested and Affected Party for the proposed wind farm projects that seem to... Read more

WIND TURBINES THREATENING BAT SURVIVAL

Posted on the 3rd February 2010
(We have been flooded with articles and documentation about this topic.  Members from Caledon and Greyton to Swellendam have expressed concern about EIA's on wind farm jumping up all over the sho... Read more

WILDLIFE AND ENERGY INTERACTION GROUP AT THE EWT

Posted on the 26th January 2010
(Jon Smallie of the Wildlife and Energy Interaction group of the Endangered Wildlife Trust has also registered as an Interested and Affected Party for the proposed Caledon wind farm project.  We ... Read more

ON BLUE CRANES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Posted on the 9th December 2009
(The booklet “Birds and Environmental Change: building an early warning system in South Africa” is the product of collaboration between the South African Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) and... Read more

ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND SOUTHERN BLACK KORHAANS

Posted on the 9th December 2009
(The booklet “Birds and Environmental Change: building an early warning system in South Africa” is the product of collaboration between the South African Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) and... Read more