Urban Earth 3 December 2012.
75% of South Africans want the Department of Energy to prioritise keeping the price of electricity down. This is according to a recent report compiled by the Human Science Research Council (HSRC) and the Department of Energy: A survey of energy-related behaviour and perceptions in South Africa.
The aim of the survey was to gather information on energy related behaviour and perception in South Africa and explore energy use and energy poverty in South Africa. A representative sample of 3,004 people were surveyed.
This article focuses on the three policy preferences that respondents were questioned on…