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Short course on Energy and Climate Change
Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 23:00

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Natural gas in South Africa
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 11:45

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.

High carbon price needed for climate goals
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 11:30

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

Challenges in implementing GHG emissions mitigation policy
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 09:45

Newly available online: a paper by Trollip and Boulle exploring challenges in implementing greenhouse gas emissions mitigation policy in South Africa, using John Kingdon’s Multiple Streams Analysis Framework.

Modelling the energy-water nexus
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 10:30

A report has just been released by the World Bank, entitled "Modeling the water-energy nexus: How do water constraints affect energy planning in South Africa?"

Climate change and energy-water nexus
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 10:30

Two journal articles have been published, emerging from the project "Climate change assessment of the energy-water nexus in the Zambezi Basin and SAPP".

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 10:00
Climate change assessment of the energy-water nexus in the Zambezi Basin and SAPP - See more at: http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/groups/esap/current/esap-zambezi#sthash.L0QrB7ms.dpuf Climate change assessment of the energy-water nexus in the Zambezi Basin and SAPP - See more at: http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/groups/esap/current/esap-zambezi#sthash.L0QrB7ms.dpuf Climate change assessment of the energy-water nexus in the Zambezi Basin and SAPP - See more at: http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/groups/esap/current/esap-zambezi#sthash.L0QrB7ms.dpuf

Two journal articles have been published, emerging from the project "Climate change assessment of the energy-water nexus in the Zambezi Basin and SAPP".

Latest issue of JESA published
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 10:45

The latest issue of the Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Vol. 27 No.4, has now been made freely available electronically, at what is becoming JESA's new electronic home.

Post-doctoral research fellowships
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 08:30

There are two post-doctoral research fellowships available at ERC, starting in 2017.

Electricity supply and demand scenarios for the SAPP
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 10:30

A journal article entitled 'Electricity supply and demand scenarios for the Southern African Power Pool' is now available online.

New research papers about waste recycling
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 08:45

Just uploaded: two new research papers on recovering, recycling and reusing waste materials in South Africa.

Winkler on radio about climate change
Friday, November 18, 2016 - 11:00

A podcast from Wits Radio, with ERC director Harald Winkler, about the Paris Agreement.

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