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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.

New editor for JESA
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 10:30

We are pleased to welcome Mokone Roberts as the new Scholarly Managing Editor of JESA, as from 1 January 2016.

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."

JESA Vol26 No4 available
Friday, January 1, 2016 - 09:45

The November 2015 edition of the Journal of Energy in Southern Africa was published at the end of 2015, with 8 downloadable articles.

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
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 11:15

The February 2015 edition of the Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, comprising 14 articles, has been published, and is available electronically.


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.