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Energy consumption

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

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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

   

June 2019

Highest
Lowest
OFFICE
Monthly electricity cost
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit R361 521
Bremner Building R94 569
Educare and Extension R2 868
Isaac Albow Building R1 981
Monthly energy usage
Student Union Ext. and Otto Beit 208 159 kWh
Geological Ext. Science Building 62 407 kWh
Isaac Albow Building 1 909 kWh
Educare and Extension 1 198 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Geological Ext. Science Building 111%
Isaac Albow Building 34%
Rachel Bloch House -18%
Educare and Extension -18%
RESIDENCE
Monthly electricity cost
Leo Marquard Hall R149 414
Tugwell Hall R137 983
All Africa House R32 180
Kopano Residence R19 368
Monthly energy usage
Leo Marquard Hall 86 111 kWh
Tugwell Hall 74 054 kWh
All Africa House 18 681 kWh
Kopano Residence 10 369 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
All Africa House 14%
Oppenheimer 6%
Kopano Residence -31%
Tugwell Hall -38%
LECTURE VENUE
Monthly electricity cost
PD Hahn R445 474
Molecular R432 868
Mechanical Engineering R4 131
Lovers Walk Houses R991
Monthly energy usage
PD Hahn 288 212 kWh
Molecular 248 020 kWh
Mechanical Engineering 1 341 kWh
Lovers Walk Houses 279 kWh
Change in month-on-month energy
Lovers Walk Houses 23%
School Of Music 22%
School Of Ballet -27%
New PC Lab and Beat -56%
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