water for sustainable economic development

South Africa is a water scarce country and is projected to have a 30% water supply deficit by 2030. Read more


Municipal Grading Map:  The Municipal Grade indicates the ability of a particular municipality to implement energy efficiency projects at wastewater treatment works. Read more


Maximum Groundwater Abstraction Rates (2016). To access an interactive version of the map below, click here. Read more


The 7th C40 World Mayors Summit took place from 9 - 12 October 2019 in Copenhagen, a city recognised as a pioneer for its transformation to an innovative green city. Read more


INTRODUCING: ASHTON Mpofu (Water Sector Desk Analyst) by Sinenhlanhla Ngubane (Green Economy Intern)   WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR FAVOURITE THING ABOUT GREENCAPE SO FAR? There are two main things, first it’s the family spirit... Read more


GreenCape, in conjunction with the City of Cape Town and 100 Resilient Cities, have published a series of case studies showcasing practical examples of resilience in action in Cape Town. Read more


GreenCape, in conjunction with the City of Cape Town and 100 Resilient Cities, have published a series of case studies showcasing practical examples of resilience in action in Cape Town. Read more


Due to the recent drought in the Western Cape, many companies in Cape Town have turned to groundwater exploration to ensure security of water supply. Read more


GreenCape has published a policy brief titled; A case for integration: Water resource and development planning in the Berg Water Management Area. Read more


The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) will be hosting the 11th Green Building Convention at the Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town, from 3 – 5 October 2018. Read more