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Holistic energy management - the ultimate goal

Posted by Rip Wyma (28 August 2012)

Energy efficiency is fast becoming an important item on the South African corporate agenda, for a number of reasons. While some organisations have taken this to heart with the implementation of Green Star energy rated buildings, and many organisations are beginning to take steps to reduce energy consumption, others have not even begun
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Conserving water - the next step in efficiency

Posted by Rip Wyma (28 August 2012)

Energy efficiency has become a focus area for businesses as the cost of electricity has continued to escalate in recent years. However, when embarking upon carbon footprint reduction initiatives and when looking to reduce resource usage to decrease costs, many organisations fail to take one all-important area into account: water.
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SABC Auckland Park Complex: eta-Award 2010

Posted by Rip Wyma (22 June 2011)

In November 2005 Johnsons Controls Facility Management (JCFM) was awarded a contract for energy performance management at the SABC facility in Auckland Park.
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Water Management

Posted by Rip Wyma (1 June 2011)

Water costs are rising as South Africas water resources are stretched.
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New Energy Management Standard – ISO 50001

Posted by Kobus van Rooyen (19 January 2011)

The ISO 50001 standard is a new energy management standard which will enable organisations to establish systems and processes which is required to improve energy performance.
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Energy and Water Efficiency Guideline for Clients

Posted by Patrick Costello (29 July 2010)

Energy and water efficiency is a hot topic at the moment. Everyone knows they need to do something to improve energy and water efficiency, but are not always sure how to approach the task. This is a brief guideline for corporate and industrial Clients illustrating how energy and water efficiency can be successfully implemented in their organisation.

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Cost Effective Heat Recovery

Posted by Patrick Costello (29 July 2010)

Hoval, the acknowledged market leader in the Swiss heating industry, brings to Southern Africa the air-to-air plate heat exchanger. This unique product is tailor made for the energy saving industry and will be distributed by Shared Energy Management Pty (Ltd) throughout Southern Africa.
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