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We have initiated a number of projects to improve the management of resources such as energy, water and the reduction of carbon emissions and waste.

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UJ’s solar-powered racer blazes a trail for the STEM fields Twin Problems, Stem Fields, Alternative Energy Sources, Energy Conservation, Green Technology, Stem Science, Sustainable Energy, Research Projects, Throughout The World

UJ’s solar-powered racer blazes a trail for the STEM fields

South Africa is struggling with the twin problems of a lack of STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) graduates and an ageing coal-based energy sector that needs urgent intervention in the form of renewables. Clearly, the one directly influences the other: Graduates trained in the sc...

#DidYouKnow: $29.9bn has been invested in renewable energy projects in Africa in the last five years. Renewable Energy Projects, Go Green, Wind Turbine, Africa

#DidYouKnow: $29.9bn has been invested in renewable energy projects in Africa in the last five years.

Standard Bank Group is committed to managing our impact on the environment, whether it be the projects and companies we finance or the products and services . Earth Hour, Carbon Footprint, Footprints, Go Green, Opportunity, Finance, Innovation, Micro Computer, Environment

Earth Hour

Standard Bank Group is committed to managing our impact on the environment, whether it be the projects and companies we finance or the products and services ...

Head of Sustainability Management at Group, Karin Ireton talks energy in Green Technology, Energy Technology, Sustainable Energy, Go Green, Sustainability, Management, Group, Sustainable Development

Talking about green technology

Head of Sustainability Management at #StandardBank Group, Karin Ireton talks #green energy in #SouthAfrica.

Group had been named by Financial Times and International Finance Corporation (IFC) as the most bank in and Middle East. Financial Times, Financial Institutions, Go Green, Middle East, Wind Turbine, Sustainability, Everything, Finance, Africa

Sustainability remains key to everything we do

#StandardBank Group had been named by Financial Times and International Finance Corporation (IFC) as the most #sustainable bank in #Africa and Middle East.

Group is happy to be in partnership with to provide it and its subsidiaries full transactional banking as well as other multiple solutions in a joint quest to achieve business practices. Water Solutions, Go Green, South Africa, Waves, Stock Photos, Outdoor Ideas, Favorite Things, Pictures, Group

Providing water solutions to South Africa

#StandardBank Group is happy to be in partnership with #RandWater to provide it and its subsidiaries full transactional banking as well as other multiple solutions in a joint quest to achieve #sustainable business practices.

Group has been rated as one of the leaders in both reports and integrated reports. We placed third in this year’s EY Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards. Sustainability, Third, Awards, Group, Sustainable Development

Rave reviews on reporting

#StandardBank Group has been rated as one of the leaders in both #sustainability reports and integrated reports. We placed third in this year’s EY Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards.

Temecula Valley Wine Country, the heart of California's South Coast wine region. Temecula Wine Tasting, Oregon Wine Country, Temecula Valley, Barolo Wine, Virginia Wineries, Wine Vineyards, California Wine, Beautiful Places, Places To Visit

Something for Africa's farmers

Agricultural Guarantee Fund Scheme & African #Green Revolution Forum. Co-sponsors include the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), #StandardBank Group and Yara International ASA. #Agriculture

How to Celebrate World Environment Day. World Environment Day (WED) is a yearly event held on June to raise global awareness of the need to take positive environmental action. WED is run by the United Nations Environment Programme. United Nations Environment Programme, Global Awareness, World Environment Day, Reading Lists, Feelings, Nature, Life, Festivals, Articles

World Environment Day looks to our forests

#StandardBank supports the annual World #Environment Day initiative - 5 June.

Geoff Sinclair, Group’s Head of Carbon Trading headed up negotiations around change during in Mauritius, Go Green, Travel Inspiration, Finance, Environment, Africa, Climate Change, Group, Mauritius Island

In Africa, climate finance is development finance

Geoff Sinclair, #StandardBank Group’s Head of Carbon Trading headed up negotiations around #climate change during COP17 in 2011. #Environment

Group and United Nations Environment Programme hosted an event ( to showcase successful carbon investment projects in Africa in United Nations Environment Programme, Go Green, Investing, Kicks, Africa, Success, Marketing, Group, Projects

Kick-starting Africa’s carbon markets: success stories from the field

#StandardBank Group and United Nations Environment Programme hosted an event (#COP17) to showcase successful carbon investment projects in Africa in 2011. #Environment

Colleagues from Jersey swapped their suits for wellies to help rehabilitate the local Durrell Wildlife Park in September Wildlife Park, Go Green, The Locals, September, Environment, Island, Suits, Water, Gripe Water

Island staff helping wildlife area

Colleagues from #StandardBank Jersey swapped their suits for wellies to help rehabilitate the local Durrell Wildlife Park in September 2012. #Environment

To mark Group’s 150 year milestone, some of our South Africa colleagues donated 150 minutes of their time to planting 150 trees in Alexandra Township, north of Johannesburg Go Green, Moving Forward, Planting, South Africa, Environment, Trees, Group, Move Forward, Plants

Standard Bank South Africa lending a green thumb

To mark #StandardBank Group’s 150 year milestone, some of our South Africa colleagues donated 150 minutes of their time to planting 150 trees in Alexandra Township, north of Johannesburg (2012). #Environment #MovingForward

and Liberty Properties including our office in Rosebank, Johannesburg are members of the Building Council of South Africa. Green Building, Multi Story Building, Go Green, South Africa, Liberty, Environment, Water, Gripe Water, Political Freedom

Reporting to Society 2019 | Standard Bank

#StandardBank and Liberty Properties including our office in Rosebank, Johannesburg are members of the #Green Building Council of South Africa. #Environment

our Melville branch in the lights have been redesigned to deliver significantly improved light levels with a reduction in consumption. Go Green, Lights, Energy Consumption, Outfits, Suits, Lighting, Kleding, Rope Lighting, Candles

Reporting to Society 2019 | Standard Bank

In our Melville branch in #Johannesburg, the lights have been redesigned to deliver significantly improved light levels with a 90% reduction in #energy consumption. #StandardBank