Energy researchers applaud carbon tax, but call for simplified design
Energy researchers applaud carbon tax, but call for simplified design Previous Next ERC’s Professor Harald Winkler
15TH MARCH 2018
BY: TERENCE CREAMER CREAMER MEDIA EDITOR
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The University of Cape Town’s Energy Research Centre (ERC) has welcomed the decision of the South African government to end “years of deferral” by setting a clear date, January 1, 2019, for the implementation of a carbon tax.
The ERC believes a carbon tax is in South Africa ’s national interest and that, by joining those countries moving to price carbon, South Africa is showing leadership.
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