CITY OF CAPE TOWN  LIGHTING CASE STUDY

CITY OF CAPE TOWN LIGHTING CASE STUDY

The City of Cape Town has been working hard to achieve the goals laid out in their Energy Climate Action Plan (ECAP) that was adopted in 2001 and officially approved in May 2010. One of the objectives laid out in the plan was that Council (local authority) operations...
ENERGY MANAGEMENT FOR THE JHB SUPREME COURT

ENERGY MANAGEMENT FOR THE JHB SUPREME COURT

Johannesburg Supreme Court is in the centre of Johannesburg and is often on the TV News. Normally only the entrance to the old building is shown, which is the original section in the front that was built in 1910. The tower block of 12 floors at the back, built in 1987...
WATER SAVINGS AT MARIEVALE MILITARY BASE

WATER SAVINGS AT MARIEVALE MILITARY BASE

SEM Solutions were awarded the contract for water management on this site in January 2000 as part of a performance contract with the Department of Public Works in Johannesburg. The aim of the contract was to reduce water consumption and to monitor the consumption...
WATER SAVINGS AT LENZ MILITARY BASE

WATER SAVINGS AT LENZ MILITARY BASE

Lenz Military Base is next to Soweto at Lenasia. The site is about 2 km long and half a km wide. Historically it was used for manufacturing and storing of explosives, a combined exercise between the private sector and the Army. But now all bunkers are empty and...
ELECTRICITY COST SAVINGS AT SABC AUCKLAND PARK

ELECTRICITY COST SAVINGS AT SABC AUCKLAND PARK

BY DR DC ARNDT, SHARED ENERGY MANAGEMENT   ABSTRACT Johnson Controls Facility Management (JCFM) was awarded an energy performance contract at the SABC facility situated in Auckland Park with the task to reduce the electricity bill of South Africa’s National...
THE UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA’S WATER MANAGEMENT

THE UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA’S WATER MANAGEMENT

Saving thousands of rands and litres with an efficient water management solution MAIN CAMPUS, LC SPORTS GROUNDS, PRETORIA Project Highlights This site has three main campus sections, including cold water reticulation to multiple end-users. We successfully implemented...