North Sustainability manages the “Confronting Climate Change” project (or CCC
in short) on behalf of the South African Fruit and Wine industries. This
project is now in its 8th year and focuses on supporting South
African farmers, packhouses and wineries in calculating their carbon
footprint. Here is a short and sharp update of what 2016 holds in store.
CCC is undergoing a
complete information technology upgrade. This includes a new website,
updated carbon calculator, redesigned database, simplified data capturing, a new
off-line data collection tool and online commercial functionality! With its
new modern look and simplified navigation it sure is going to be a winner! Launching
in June 2016. Follow us on Twitter (@Confrontclimate) or subscribe to the CCC
newsletter (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) for
CCC has released its
2016 workshop dates. If you have attended workshops in the past, this
year would be a good time to refresh your knowledge and learn to enter your
data on the new website.
We will keep our
Twitter followers and newsletter subscribers up to date with carbon tax updates
The CCC steering
committee has completed the 2017 to 2019 CCC strategy workshop to make
sure we continue to fulfil in the needs of the fruit and wine industry.
Lastly, CCC is super
excited to be nominated as a finalist for the 2015/16 Eco-Logic Awards.
The awards ceremony is taking place on Thursday evening 21 April 2016. Holding