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Energy-efficient aspects of the station include the use of low-energy lighting, solar panels and energy-reducing glass, with motion sensors installed in low-traffic areas to reduce the permanent and unnecessary use of electricity.
In addition, the underground fuel storage facilities feature a double-wall tank, which provides additional protection and prevents the likelihood of underground fuel contamination or spillage.
Newly appointed Total South Africa CEO Christian des Closiers explains the motivation behind the decision to ‘green’ its local business outlets.
Total South Africa CEO Christian des Closiers
Minister of Energy Dipuo Peters
Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has set a December 15 deadline for the delivery of a “road map” for turning around loss-making national carrier South African Airways, which reported another loss of R1.3-billion in 2011/12.
Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba
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