Energy Efficiency
Satellites enable many facets of our daily lives through receiving news of the upcoming weather. Farmers rely on weather forecasting to plan their work schedules, whilst maritime fishermen and sailors use weather maps to avoid the choppy seas and strong winds that would put the crew’s lives in danger.
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CCS — SA's plan of action

Fossil fuels are used all over the world as a relatively cheap and convenient source of energy and South Africa is not an exception.
The largest emissions of CO2 originate from the energy sector (IPCC, 2005), and more specifically the power generation component of the energy sector, which has the largest amount of point sources and contributes to CO2 emissions more than any other industry, as is highlighted in Table 1.
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