Sandiswa Qayi: Making A Difference in Tech

Oct 31 Sandiswa Qayi: Making A Difference in Tech Sandiswa Qayi didn’t set out to be a tech entrepreneur. Growing up in a small, rural town in South Africa’s Eastern Cape, her early dreams were of becoming a doctor or an engineer. Passionate about science, it wasn’t...

Mail & Guardian Article

With Hot Spot, a 200-litre geyser can supply 50 litres of hot water in just half an hour Comments Geysers are one of those things that every home needs, but that every homeowner loathes because of the amount of energy they use. Their design has remained largely the...

AET AFRICA helping to create a greener future through innovation

An East London-based green company, AET AFRICA, is developing innovative solutions to some of the Eastern Cape’s, South Africa’s and the world’s, prevalent challenges, especially around water conservation and energy-saving products for residential, commercial,...

The AET AFRICA team would like to extend a word of gratitude to everyone

The AET AFRICA team would like to extend a word of gratitude to everyone

The AET AFRICA team would like to extend a word of gratitude to everyone who took the time to attend the Hotspot launch on the 18th of October 2018. From the MEC, funders and all other stakeholders from customers right down to the community at large. It has been a...

Hotspot Launch

Hotspot Launch

The Hotspot Launch Its all systems go today... No turning back now! We are ready for the launch! Are you? #HOTSPOTLAUNCH18 #AETAFRICA #GRASSROOTSINNOVATION#GRASSROOTSZA.      ...

Young Women in Energy

Young Women in Energy

AET Africa recently received an "YOUNG WOMEN IN ENERGY" award at the Department of Energy event held at the Durban ICC on Friday 11th August.  

Most Youth-led Business Award

Most Youth-led Business Award

EAST London’s Sandiswa Qayi, who heads a start-up business called Amahlathi Eco-Tech (AET), has won an award for an innovative energy saving device that can be fitted to a geyser. Qayi walked away with the Most Youth-led Business Award in this year’s Global Cleantech...