Hennie Bester, a partner at Webber Wentzel, was recently quoted in an article in Engineering News that reported on a recent panel discussion hosted by the University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership and Webber Wentzel. The panel discussed the necessary policy instruments required locally, nationally and internationally for the transition to a low-carbon global economy.
With regards to the national Treasury discussion document, Bester mentioned that businesses need to become educated on the carbon tax issue swiftly as it is likely to be implmented within the near future. He also added that the discussion docuent was being revised into a policy document.
- Engineering News