15 Jan '14, 12pm

Apply for your chance to GREEN YOUR HOME! #MyGreenHome

You are here: Initiatives > My Green Home My Green Home The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) is leading a project– called ‘My Green Home’- to show the positive impact one family can have by living a more energy efficient and environmentally conscious lifestyle. This will be the journey of a real family who change their home to help change the world. GBCSA is looking for a special kind of family who will green their home over a 6 month process, from March to August 2014. The selected family will receive a sponsored ‘green home makeover’ and will participate in this well-documented and publicised demonstration project, and feature in its associated campaign. See links for a project Concept Note , a Selection Criteria document and the Application Form . Suitable families who would like to apply need to fill in the Application Form and send it to greenhomesubmission...

Full article: http://www.gbcsa.org.za/initiatives/green-home/

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