With global energy demands on the increase, coupled with the depletion of our natural resources and the negative impact of fossil-based energy sources on the environment, the issues of clean, sustainable energy and the importance thereof in economic development and global wellbeing have become a pressing reality world-wide. Energy innovation and the efficient use of energy are two key components of mitigating these challenges. It is for this reason the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) was established.
New 12L EE Tax Incentive Launched
The promulgation of the regulations on the allowance for energy efficiency savings in terms of section 12L of the Income Tax Act as amended came into operation on November 1 2013. Tax incentives are being introduced for businesses that can show measurable energy savings. The 12L regulation sets out the process for determining the quantum of energy efficiency savings, and the requirements for claiming the proposed tax deduction.
Study Tour on Energy Efficient Buildings to Germany
…is used in isiZulu when an older person or parent comes back home from a long travel, with news of the faraway place visited, or when a messenger arrives, bearing gifts and regards from another place.
The phrase describes something tangible that was brought back home = it is a sign of good travels, learning, and intent of cooperation into the future – beyond the theoretical.