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The EGF – “We practice what we preach”

“The pressure is on,” admits Event Greening Forum (EGF) Chairperson Greg McManus. “That was always going to be the case, as we preach sustainable event practices and now we need to practice what we preach!” This is in reference to the EGF’s upcoming Master Class on Wednesday 10 July and Conference on 11 July 2019. Both events target the broader MIC
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Green Tourism Incentive Programme

Dear Tourism Business Owner The Department of Tourism hereby wishes to inform you that a new application window for grant funding for the Green Tourism Incentive Programme and the Tourism Transformation Fund has opened from 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019. The Green Tourism Incentive Programme is a resource efficiency incentive with the objective to e
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Fighting climate change – one conference at a time

A 42kW solar power system installed almost two years ago on the Spier Conference Centre roof has resulted in significant energy savings, offsetting roughly 40% of the Centre’s annual power usage. Consisting of 156 panels, the system is also an important tool in our fight against climate change. “Carbon emissions from electricity generation is
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