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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".

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.

Paris climate agreement enters into force
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 12:00

International experts respond as the Paris climate agreement enters into force: a discussion on The Conversation.

Shale gas seminar postponed
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 10:30

The seminar on "Scientific assessment of shale gas development in South Africa” will no longer take place on 28 October.

Climate, land, energy and water in Cape Town
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:45

Cape Town’s water supply system is highly susceptible to any climate variability, which reduces surface water inflows. This paper, now available for download, examines the issues, modelling different scenarios.

Stranding power sector assets in SA
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 08:45

This paper aims to understand the implications of South Africa reducing emissions as part of a global agreement to limit temperature rise and to examine the potential risks of stranded assets in the energy sector.

Why the SA government is pursuing nuclear energy
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 12:00

Now available online: An analysis by Britta Rennkamp and Radhika Bhuyan on "The social shaping of nuclear energy technology in South Africa".

 

Research on solar chimneys
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 10:00

Now uploaded: A conference paper comparing the thermal performance of two solar chimney designs by using a numerical method.

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