Welcome to CES South Africa (Pty) Ltd

For tailor-made Carbon & Energy Solutions that turn challenges into opportunities

Our experienced and professional team offers advisory services, tailor-made to your business’ requirements. We deliver strategic and cost-efficient carbon and energy management solutions that will enable your business to gain competitive advantages in an ever more resources-constrained environment. At the same time, we assist your business to remain compliant with an ever growing number of environmental regulations, standards and other legal requirements. Although we offer integrated solutions, our area of expertise covers the following topics:




  • Assessment of operational risks relating to climate change
  • Carbon footprint assessments in accordance with the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard and ISO 1406-1:2006
  • Carbon emissions data management systems and reporting templates tailor-made to your requirements
  • Establishment of carbon emissions reduction targets
  • Identification and implementation of carbon emissions reduction opportunities
  • Monitoring and measurement of greenhouse gas emissions reductions for verification and certification of carbon credits generated
  • Development and registration of carbon-credits- and carbon-offset-projects under globally recognised carbon standards including CDM, VCS and Gold Standard
  • Emissions trading advisory services
  • Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) response submission-support
  • Energy assessments including energy consumption data analysis and interpretation
  • Strategic energy baseline establishment (SANS 50010)
  • Identification of energy savings opportunities including demand-reduction and energy efficiency interventions
  • Measurement and verification of energy savings (SANS 50010)
  • Preparation and submission of energy efficiency tax allowance claims
  • Eligibility and financial viability assessment of available incentives for your project (e.g. 12B, 12L, 12I of the Income Tax Act No. 58 of 1962; Green Fund)
  • Development and implementation of energy management systems and plans (ISO/SANS 50001)
  • Utility tariff evaluation
  • Carbon Tax Bill: liability assessment and identification of opportunities to minimize associated costs.
  • Mandatory emissions reporting to the National Atmospheric Emission Inventory System (NAEIS) as required by the National Greenhouse Gas Emission Reporting Regulations and stipulated in the Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No 39 of 2004).
  • Mandatory submission of energy consumption data to Department of Energy for entities exceeding annual energy consumption of 180 TJ (50 GWh) and additional submission of an energy management plan (in accordance to SANS 50001) for entities exceeding annual energy consumption of 400 TJ (111 GWh), as required by the National Energy Act, 2008 (Act No 34 of 2008), Section 19(1)(b).
  • Mandatory submission of a pollution prevention plan by entities which activities involve industrial production processes, as required by the National Pollution Prevention Plan Regulations and stipulated in the Environmental Management: Air Quality Act, 2004 (Act No 39 of 2004), Section 29.