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Morning coffee with ESI Africa – Changing the climate change dialogue

Even if you don’t know it, you are participating in the biggest climate change action plan in the world today. Watch the short video clip to find out more.

Carbon tax: Accelerating the transition to a low-carbon economy

Be prepared: South Africa is the first African nation to implement a carbon tax, with the first carbon tax submissions due on 31 July 2020.
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New analytics tool removes guesswork out of carbon tax compliance

As the world’s 14th largest emitter of carbon dioxide, South Africa has an urgent responsibility to drive a positive response to climate change by striving for a lower-carbon economy.

Have your say on carbon tax regulations in South Africa

In South Africa, the National Treasury is seeking public comment into the draft regulations with an imposed deadline of 17 January 2020
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Claiming your tax incentive on energy savings in South Africa

The 12L tax incentive gives South African businesses three more years to save as much as 30% on their energy bills through energy efficiency measures.
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Become an expert on the new Carbon Tax Act

A South African specialist in carbon management, 5inc, is offering training services to assist companies to comply with the newly implemented Carbon Tax Act.
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Tracking carbon pricing initiatives around the world

A total of 57 carbon pricing initiatives are now implemented or scheduled for implementation globally, up from 51 in April 2018 according to the World Bank.
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Concern over South Africa’s weak Carbon Tax

The African Climate Reality Project (ACRP) fears South Africa's carbon tax is destined to fail to drive a low carbon economy.
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Ed’s Note: Radical thinking can redirect the climate change narrative

It’s no longer possible to talk about power and energy without alluding to climate change in some way writes ESI Africa editor Nicolette Pombo-van Zyl.
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S.Africa: Carbon tax to come into effect 1 June

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the Carbon Tax Act into law, which will come into effect from 1 June 2019.

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