Publication: Cobenefits Executive Report
This study analyses the net employment impacts of different electricity generation capacity expansion plans on the South African economy, focusing on the potential effect of higher renewable energy deployment.
Publication: Research Report Series
Comparative Analysis of the NDCs of Canada, the European Union, Kenya and South Africa from an Equity Perspective
Publication: The balance sheet summary
This policy brief presents the concept of a nationally determined contribution (NDC) greenhouse gas (GHG) balance sheet. The concept was elaborated in a technical paper, which informed an official submission by South Africa.
Publication: The end of coal? Planning a “just transition” in South Africa
South Africa’s coal production may decline significantly in the next few years. This report – from SEI and the Energy Research Centre – explores the impacts, challenges and key elements of that transition.
Event: Symposium on a just coal transition for South Africa
The Energy Research Centre, TIPS, IDDRI and Climate Strategies invite participants to a symposium on a just coal transition in South Africa to be held on 27 February 2019 at the Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa (9am-6pm).


Wednesday, 17 July 2019
The ERC is accredited to provide M&V reporting on energy savings for SARS 12L tax deductions

The ERC at UCT is accredited by SANAS as an inspection body for the Measurement & Verification (M&V) of energy savings (Facility Accreditation Number EEMV0009). Accreditation as an inspection body is according to the ISO 17020:2012 standard and reporting of energy savings is in alignment with the SANS 50010:2018 standard.


Publication Date:
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 14:30
Coal Transition in South Africa

Coal transitions Reports Live now!

Publication Date:
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 13:00
Blog Posts

View ERC's blog posts here

Publication Date:
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 14:15
Coal Transition in South Africa Seminar

You are invited to a seminar to launch the report Coal Transition in South Africa, to be held at the Energy Research Centre, UCT, Monday 10th September 1-2pm.

Publication Date:
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 15:15