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Energy consumption

UCT's energy statistics are listed below, including monthly costs and usage.

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February 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

January 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

December 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

November 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

October 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

September 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

August 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

July 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

June 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

May 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

April 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

March 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

February 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

January 2018

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

October 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

September 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

August 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

July 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

June 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

May 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

April 2017

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

February 2019

Highest
Lowest
OFFICE
Monthly electricity cost
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit R243 148
Geological Ext. Science Building R69 404
Educare and Extension R1 454
Isaac Albow Building R 935
Monthly energy usage
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit 205 318 kWh
Geological Ext. Science Building 62 963 kWh
Educare and Extension 987 kWh
Isaac Albow Building 654 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Educare and Extension 147%
Bremner Building 71%
Harry Oppenheimer -8%
Old Administration -11%
RESIDENCE
Monthly electricity cost
Leo Marquard Hall R103 686
Tugwell Hall R85 237
Baxter Hall R22 623
All Africa House R14 086
Monthly energy usage
Oppenheimer 85 579 kWh
Kopano Residence 73 959 kWh
Baxter Hall 19 274 kWh
All Africa House 10 905 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Fuller Hall 103%
Tugwell Hall 54%
Oppenheimer -8%
All Africa House -13%
LECTURE VENUE
Monthly electricity cost
Molecular R293 498
PD Hahn R264 272
Mechanical Engineering R3 002
Lovers Walk Houses R223
Monthly energy usage
Molecular 284 501 kWh
PD Hahn 244 571 kWh
Mechanical Engineering 1 071 kWh
Lovers Walk Houses 123 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
AC Jordan Building 1 38%
New Lecture Theatre 32%
New PC Lab and Beat -15%
Mechanical Engineering -28%
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