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Investigating a green economy transition of the electricity sector in the Western Cape Province of South Africa : a system dynamics approach
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2016)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Western Cape Government in South Africa has identified the concept of a green economy as a way to transform the Province’s economy to one that is more sustainable from an economic, social, and ...
Water resource infrastructure implications of a green economy transition in the Western Cape Province of South Africa : a system dynamics approach
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2017-08)
ENGLISH ABSTRCT: The Western Cape Province government in South Africa has established the transition to a green economy as a high priority. The sustainable use of water resources has been identified as a critical necessity ...
Developing a challenges landscape relating to drug safety, provision, and distribution in resource-limited settings for the case of HIV/AIDS
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018-11-09)
ENGLSH ABSTRACT: Since 2010, pharmaceutical organisations have begun to provide drug patents in sub-Saharan Africa through the UN Medicine Patent Pool. This initiative allows any pharmaceutical manufacturer to access these ...
An analysis of the extent to which industry 4.0 has been considered in sustainability or socio-technical transitions
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2019)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A growing database of literature is geared towards the analysis and evaluation of Industry 4.0. One of the points of interest is the assessment of Industry 4.0 in the context of sustainability and sustainable ...
Demand forecasting for network capacity planning in electrical utilities – a review of existing methods considering the evolving technologies of the energy arena
(South African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Planning for sufficient energy resources in a country is of paramount importance to ensure sustainable development of the economy and prosperity of its citizens. In South Africa the national utility, ...
Exploring factors that influence the mainstreaming of gendered energy interventions in poor urban environments : a structured literature review
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2020-11-11)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Energy sectors are faced with the interconnected challenges of urbanisation and providing a growing population with accessible and sustainable energy that facilitates economic development, energy security, ...