When zero is the zenith: Cape Town launches carbon-neutral home

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When zero is the zenith: Cape Town launches carbon-neutral home

The city aims to be carbon neutral by 2050, but there’s a way to go

Senior science reporter

This week at Green Point Park in Cape Town, residents got their first glimpse of an ideal housing future: a net zero-carbon home.

Called My Clean Green Home, the pop-up exhibit was launched by the City of Cape Town as a step towards inspiring others for a carbon-neutral city by 2050.

The house was designed by a collective called Team Mahali, and scooped first prize in a design competition run by the city and the Green Building Council SA. ..

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