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The battle against climate change. What now?
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:15

It’s been a few months since the Paris Agreement wrapped up. In an article for The Conversation, Harald Winkler discusses what happened there and what it might mean for South Africa.

The risks of SA’s commitment to nuclear power
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:15

ERC’s analysis of the potential socioeconomic risks of the government’s stated commitment to nuclear power is now available for download.

Intensive course on energy and climate change
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 09:00

A course, open to all and running in August 2016, designed to bring familiarity on issues concerning energy and climate change mitigation.

Comments on the Draft Carbon Tax Bill
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:30

ERC publishes its comments on the Treasury's draft legislation to implement a carbon tax in South Africa.

New website
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 15:00

Welcome to the ERC's new-look website. NB: All previous links to ERC pages will not work (including documents), and you need to find the page or document again. Please report otherwise missing links, etc (with as much detail as possible) to the webmaster.

Conference on "Meeting the Challenges of the Paris Climate Agreement"
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 12:15

This conference, to be held on 20-22 September 2016 in Oxford, addresses the impacts of warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and the feasibility of meeting the challenges in the Paris Climate Agreement.

Comments on draft GHG emission reporting and pollution prevention plans
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 10:30

Comments by ERC on the National pollution prevention plans regulations and the Declaration of greenhouse gases as priority air pollutants.

Research material newly available in January 2016
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 10:30

Research material has been added to the website, on "Pathways to deep decarbonization in South Africa", "An integrated combined cycle system driven by a solar tower", and "Evaluating the electrification programme in urban settlements in South Africa."

New paper on renewable energy procurement
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 11:00

South Africa is a leading destinations for renewable energy investment, with its renewable energy independent power producers’ programme. A new research report looks at related issues and concerns.

Latest edition of JESA published
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 10:15

The December issue of JESA is now available, with abstracts of all articles available on this website.

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