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Energy consumption

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

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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

 

January 2019

Highest
Lowest
OFFICE
Monthly electricity cost
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit R206 043
Geological Ext. Science Building R70 452
Educare and Extension R 799
Isaac Albow Building R 668
Monthly energy usage
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit 180 572 kWh
Geological Ext. Science Building 64 440 kWh
Educare and Extension 513 kWh
Isaac Albow Building 400 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Geological Ext. Science Building 42%
Rachel Bloch House 30%
Neville Alexander Building -3%
Educare and Extension -54%
RESIDENCE
Monthly electricity cost
Kopano Residence R75 870
Leo Marquard Hall R73 619
Baxter Hall R19 207
All Africa House R15 531
Monthly energy usage
Oppenheimer 65 335 kWh
Kopano Residence 64 548 kWh
Baxter Hall 15 913 kWh
All Africa House 12 485 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Tugwell Hall 36%
Baxter Hall 31%
Oppenheimer 4%
Smuts Hall -5%
LECTURE VENUE
Monthly electricity cost
Molecular R317 226
PD Hahn R264 402
School Of Ballet R2 590
Lovers Walk Houses R173
Monthly energy usage
Molecular 316 261 kWh
PD Hahn 253 445 kWh
Mechanical Engineering 1 478 kWh
Lovers Walk Houses 94 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
New Lecture Theatre 50%
Mechanical Engineering 28%
School Of Ballet 1%
Lovers Walk Houses -72%
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