About this site

The Energy research Centre at UCTThe Energy Research Centre (ERC) is a multi-disciplinary energy research centre, housed in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment at the University of Cape Town. The Centre conducts high quality, targeted and relevant research as well as offering postgraduate opportunities at the Masters and PhD levels.

The Centre is an African multi-disciplinary energy research centre which pursues excellence in technology, policy and sustainable development research, education and capacity building programmes at a local and international level.

As part of our public outreach programme we’ve set up this blogging site.
Each of our four research groups can now share their thoughts and research. Click on the links in the navigation at the top of the page to take you to a specific group’s postings.

The ERC’s main website is http://www.erc.uct.ac.za