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Research data: ELECTRICITY SERVICE DELIVERY
Current global energy systems have proven unsustainable amid effects of the cumulative greenhouse emissions and climate change. The drive to...
2017 Understanding electricity and water service delivery in Nyanga (Cape Town): employing a community scorecard methodology: final project report
The spatial system dynamics model (SSDM) of sugarcane industrial ecosystem presented in this paper is towards an integrated approach to simu...
2015 Can South Africa's sugar industry contribute to clean energy supply?: lessons from best practices in cogeneration
The 2015 budget speech by the South African Minister of Finance echoed the need to resolve the country's energy challenge and revitalise agr...Download this report