What The Stats Say: Electric Vehicles in South Africa

2019-03-06T14:40:08+00:00

At the Africa Energy Indaba, held in February 2019, we took the opportunity to find out what the public knows about electric vehicles and their presence in South Africa. We surveyed 89 participants, and have summarised the answers to our questions for you: 1. Have you seen an electric vehicle in South Africa before today?

What The Stats Say: Electric Vehicles in South Africa2019-03-06T14:40:08+00:00

UNIDO prominent at the 2019 Africa Energy Indaba

2019-02-26T09:50:10+00:00

UNIDO utilized the 11th Africa Energy Indaba held in Johannesburg on 19 and 20 February 2019 as a platform to continue the dialogue on Industry 4.0, and also participated in the launch of the 2018 SADC Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency status report at the event. Industry 4.0 panel discussion Three well-known experts participated in

UNIDO prominent at the 2019 Africa Energy Indaba2019-02-26T09:50:10+00:00

UNIDO representative, Nikola Niebuhr, speaks to Platinum Gold Radio

2019-02-22T06:14:37+00:00

The LCT SA team once again joined the Africa Energy Indaba at the Sandton Convention Centre this year, with the theme “Africa’s Energy Future”. Fittingly, Nikola Niebuhr from UNIDO, was interviewed by Platinum Gold Radio regarding low carbon transport and the rise of e-bikes in South Africa.  The e-bike that was discussed is not just

UNIDO representative, Nikola Niebuhr, speaks to Platinum Gold Radio2019-02-22T06:14:37+00:00

Mobility: A Time for Change (Part 1)

2017-08-18T11:14:19+00:00

Mobility: A Time For Change - Part 1 The history of transport is the story of how we, as humans have created and innovated increasingly smart and streamlined ways to get from here, to there. Starting on foot our resourceful imaginations have automated transport taking us from horse drawn journeys to wheeled and

Mobility: A Time for Change (Part 1)2017-08-18T11:14:19+00:00

Start-ups ready to grow sustainable transport

2017-04-03T11:35:12+00:00

Start-ups ready to grow sustainable transport First published by EE Publishers Entrepreneurs working on projects in sustainable transport are waiting in the wings for policies in the sector to be aligned in order to provide their innovations with the legislative framework they need to be commercially successful. The number of entrepreneurs working in this

Start-ups ready to grow sustainable transport2017-04-03T11:35:12+00:00

African start-ups tackle climate change

2017-04-03T11:41:47+00:00

African start-ups tackle climate change Petrol-guzzling taxi industry goes green Article first published by Independent News African entrepreneurs are paving the way for a transport revolution on the continent through innovative technology and businesses. This comes at a time when the public and private sector are working together to review policies and regulations that

African start-ups tackle climate change2017-04-03T11:41:47+00:00

Petrol-guzzling taxi industry goes green

2017-04-03T10:59:13+00:00

Petrol-guzzling taxi industry goes green Article first published in The Star on 16 March 2017 Move towards use of cheaper, eco-friendly gas in vehicles By: KHAYA KOKO The petrol-intensive minibus taxi industry is on the verge of a revolution following a company’s conversion of a number of taxis from petrol to the greener and

Petrol-guzzling taxi industry goes green2017-04-03T10:59:13+00:00

SA to see more electric vehicles

2017-04-03T11:42:34+00:00

SA to see more electric vehicles Article first published in City Press By: JUSTIN BROWN South Africa could see more electric cars on the roads soon if a new industry body succeeds in its lobby for government to allow zero duties on imports. Carel Snyman, a senior manager in the SA National Energy

SA to see more electric vehicles2017-04-03T11:42:34+00:00

Electric vehicle industry getting momentum in SA

2017-04-03T11:43:53+00:00

Electric vehicle industry getting momentum in SA Opinion article first published in Business Day   South Africa lagged behind rapid global developments in electric mobility, but has the opportunity to catch up. There are calls for policies to be aligned, industry is collaborating with government, and markets are ready for a step change in

Electric vehicle industry getting momentum in SA2017-04-03T11:43:53+00:00