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Friday, May 12, 2017

The Standard Bank of South Africa Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

The Standard Bank of South Africa Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

Africa’s first ISO 50001 certified commercial facility

This case study describes how the Global Leadership Centre (GLC) was ear-marked as the first facility in the Standard Bank Group portfolio for implementing an ISO 50001 Energy Management System (EnMS). Rated as one of the top 10 energy consumers in the portfolio, the intent of selecting this facility was to build on its training capabilities, develop energy leaders of the Bank and to expand the energy management activities to other facilities in the 1.1 million square meter portfolio.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Saint-Gobain Construction Products Gyproc Cape Town Factory Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

Saint-Gobain Construction Products Gyproc Cape Town Factory Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

26.4 % reduction in energy consumption on the EM 47 Claudius Peters Plaster Mill

This case study describes how the Gyproc Cape Town Factory has achieved significant return on investment with regards to energy reduction activities within the plant with no large capital investment. In 2015, compared to 2014, the direct hard savings achieved as a result of energy savings was R 1.9 Million.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Aberdare Cables Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

Aberdare Cables Global Energy Management Implementation Case Study

International cable manufacturer Aberdare Cables has come out on top in a UK government sponsored energy audit

This case study describes how Aberdare's adoption of an Energy Management System has benefited their Standford Road facility in not only achieving its targeted 10% energy reduction, but has also provided assurance to the internal data management system that has been developed. Initiatives implemented, such as weekend shutdowns, oven timers, demand controllers and changing much of lighting throughout the plant have helped save the company more than R 1.5 million in the past year.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

21CPP Facilitates Power System Planning Dialogue in South Africa

21CPP Facilitates Power System Planning Dialogue in South Africa

On April 21, 2016, the 21st Century Power Partnership co-organized an event in Midrand, South Africa, to address the country's evolving energy planning landscape and facilitate a critical national dialogue on the next generation of power system planning challenges and opportunities.

Friday, May 1, 2015

South Africa and the 21st Century Power Partnership

South Africa and the 21st Century Power Partnership

Paving the Way to a Clean, Reliable and Resilient Power System

This fact sheet describes the 21st Century Power Partnership's Mexico in-country consultation program, which works to accelerate “next generation” power system planning, mitigate near-term power supply shortages, and assist the Government of South Africa to build a workforce of power system experts.

Monday, March 31, 2014

South Africa Passes Regulation Designed with Help from Solutions Center

South Africa Passes Regulation Designed with Help from Solutions Center

Regulation aims to promote energy efficiency in commercial buildings

In November 2013, the South African Government passed a regulation designed to promote energy efficiency in commercial buildings. And, thanks to advice from the Clean Energy Solutions Center Ask an Expert service, this regulation has a good chance of succeeding.

Friday, February 28, 2014

South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) Launched

South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) Launched

GSEP teams with SANEDI, Energy Department to support cool surfaces in South Africa

The South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) will advance the use of cool roofs to improve the thermal comfort, energy efficiency, and sustainability of buildings.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Eskom, 21st Century Power Partnership Working Toward More Renewable Electricity in South Africa

Eskom, 21st Century Power Partnership Working Toward More Renewable Electricity in South Africa

The 21st Century Power Partnership is helping support Eskom, South Africa's power utility, in its goal to significantly increase renewable electricity by 2030.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Toyota Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

Toyota Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

This case study, published by the Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE) Project, describes implementing energy efficiency measures as part of an EnMS at Toyota South Africa.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Johnson Matthey Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

Johnson Matthey Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

This case study, published by the Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE) Project, describes ISO 50001 implementation and the initial audit, which led to R7.7 million in savings at the Johnson Matthey South Africa (JMSA) Gemiston (Gauteng) plant.

Monday, July 1, 2013

ArcelorMittal Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

ArcelorMittal Global Energy Management System Implementation Case Study

This case study, published by the Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE) Project, describes the EnMS use at ArcelorMittal’s Saldanha Works plant, resulting saving roughly R90 million in 2011, offsetting its investment in less than four production days.

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