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The Real Cost Of Solar Power

By | February 14th, 2018|Going Green|

In this informative article, we take a look at the real cost if solar power, brace yourself cause this is a real eye-opener! So what is the real cost of solar power compared to grid power (Eskom). Well believe it or not but you are currently paying 65% more compared to solar. To explain this a [...]

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Solve SA’s energy challenge

By | November 3rd, 2017|Going Green|

Let's all agree on making a change for the New Year! A different type of grid is needed to solve SA’s energy challenge! Big thanks to ee publishers for the awesome article! South Africa would get a much better return on its energy investments if it planned a smarter and more flexible electricity grid. A [...]

Top 10 Benefits of Going Solar

By | September 29th, 2017|Going Green|

What are the reasons why so many homeowners choose to go solar these days? Without further ado, here`s the top 10 benefits of going solar: A big thanks to Energy Informative for this great article. Save Thousands of Rands According to One Block Off the Grid, adding solar panels to your home can bring in [...]

Support the two bag recycling system

By | September 12th, 2017|Going Green|

Solterra KZN encourages everyone to support the innovative two bag recycling system that has been rolled out by Ray Nkonyeni Municipality. A big thanks to South Coast Herald for the great article! The two bag recycling system is VERY simple. You can recycle glass, plastic, tins and paper by putting it all together in one clear bag. [...]

Tips on recycling

By | September 6th, 2017|Going Green|

Thinking about recycling but you aren’t completely sure how it works? We thought it would be a great idea to share a short video with you, showing you what to recycle and what not. Thanks to Chandler for this awesome video! Don’t forget to hit the ‘subscribe’ button! https://youtu.be/mthdaXYpYdY At Solterra KZN we are different [...]

Global Warming Facts

By | August 14th, 2017|Going Green|

In this article we will explore all of the global warming facts that you may, or may not have known about! If these figures do not startle you, then it will be extremely difficult to prevent the world from collapsing from global warming. Many schools, organisations, government bodies etc are making efforts to encourage people [...]

Support the solar revolution

By | July 31st, 2017|Going Green|

Join Richard Branson and support the solar revolution! The first step is as simple as clicking and watching this informative short video clip. We would like to start by saying thanks to Solar Aid for putting together this much needed initiative. As well as Richard Branson for bringing attention and support to this incredible cause [...]

Incredible solar smart sun flower

By | July 6th, 2017|Going Green|

In this video we have a look at the incredible solar smart sun flower. I hope you are ready to have your mind blown… This is OUT OF THIS WORLD! To start off we would like to give a shout out and say thank you to Mansursah for sharing this awesome video… What an amazing [...]

South African solar powered shack

By | June 22nd, 2017|Going Green|

You have heard about an iPhone or an iPad, but have you ever heard about the incredible iShack? In this short video we see a team of grad students introduce the amazing South African solar powered shack to the public. It has the potential to change the lives of so many South Africans… We would [...]

Solar power making worldwide waves

By | June 1st, 2017|Going Green|

It really bring us the most amazing joy to see solar power making worldwide waves! More and more people are turning to solar every day and we can’t wait for a fossil fuel free future. Watching video ads like this gets us excited about the future, how about you? Don’t forget to hit the ‘subscribe’ [...]