Empowering the SKA in Africa

  The Centre for High Performance Computing (CHPC) in Cape Town plays an empowering role for Square Kilometre Array (SKA) partners in other African countries. It started when CHPC unveiled the fastest computer on the continent in July 2016. This is a super computer with processing speed capable of a thousand-trillion floating point operations per […]

Energy-efficient tenant brings its own products to the green table

  Schneider Electric’s “Rainbow Hive” South African headquarters is home to 200 of its local employees. The offices were designed with energy-efficiency at the forefront and aim to attract young professionals. In this article, I explore how renewable energy and energy-efficient building management were used to make it as energy-efficient and as financially feasible as […]