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Energy consumption

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

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August 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

July 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

June 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

May 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

April 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

March 2019

Summary: UCT comparative energy statistics

Total monthly energy usage and costs

Offices and lecture venues

Residences, theatres and sport

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

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

June 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

August 2019

Highest
Lowest
OFFICE
Monthly electricity cost
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit R398 623
Geological Ext. Science Building R116 576
Burnage R2 686
Isaac Albow Building R1 614
Monthly energy usage
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit 191 951 kWh
Geological Ext. Science Building 64 386 kWh
Burnage 364 kWh
Isaac Albow Building 118 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Bremner Building 13%
Beattie Block 0%
Isaac Albow Building -95%
Burnage -95%
RESIDENCE
Monthly electricity cost
Kopano Residence R255 273
Graca Machel Residence R193 059
Tugwell Hall R60 402
Leo Marquard Hall R47 551
Monthly energy usage
Kopano Residence 127 109 kWh
Graca Machel Residence 96 585
Tugwell Hall 6 518 kWh
Leo Marquard Hall 6 127 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Graca Machel Residence 21%
Baxter Hall 18%
Tugwell Hall -95%
Leo Marquard Hall -95%
LECTURE VENUE
Monthly electricity cost
PD Hahn R604 635
Molecular R557 029
Mechanical Engineering R5 137
Lovers Walk Houses R1 168
Monthly energy usage
PD Hahn 327 333 kWh
Molecular 311 403 kWh
SLC and Upalong 973 kWh
Lovers Walk Houses 232 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
New PC Lab and Beat 7%
Centilevers 7%
Lovers Walk Houses -59%
SLC and Upalong -95%
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