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Seminars and short courses

ERC seminar presented by Prof Alexander H Slocum from MIT: "From batteries to solar thermal to wind: A bright future! see slides here


ERC Seminar programme

Venue: Multi-Media Room 202, Mechanical Engineering Building, Upper Campus, University of Cape Town  (click for map)

Time: 1 pm.

Short courses

ERC from time to time offers short courses which are tailored for clients with specific educational needs. For example:

Energy modelling


Clean Development Mechanism

Greenhouse Gas Inventories

Climate Change

If you are interested in us preparing such a course, please contact the Director for further details.


Other short courses of a more general nature are sometimes offered.  If you would like us to inform you of these, please contact us so that we can put your details onto our database.