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Sunday, 21 January 2018
Seminar on Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on Highly to Fully Renewable Power Systems

Please join the ERC for a seminar on:

   Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on                                                             Highly to Fully Renewable Power Systems

Date: Monday 27th of November

Time: 12:30 - 13:30

Venue: ERC Seminar Room

Publication Date:
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:45
Quantifying the benefits of the Energy Transition in South Africa

The contours of the global power sector are changing rapidly due to ongoing technological advance, particularly in the renewable energy space. With these advances, the economics of power systems are changing. For South Africa, a country with considerable renewable energy potential, the implications of these advances for the nature of power sector investments are potentially large.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 30, 2017 - 13:00
Natural gas in South Africa

A significant ERC research report into the potential for gas utilisation over the long term in the South African energy system has been made available on this website.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 11:45
High carbon price needed for climate goals

Leading economists say that a strong carbon price is needed to drive large-scale climate action.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 11:30