Domestic use of energy conference

February 19th, 2015, Published in Articles: Energize, Articles: Vector


The domestic use of energy (DUE) conference will take place from 30 March 2015 to 1 April 2015 at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) in Cape Town. Attendance at the conference qualifies for continuous professional development (CPD) points with ECSA for professional registration. The conference will host a workshop on mandatory minimum efficiency performance standards (MEPS) and energy efficiency labelling for household appliances. The workshop will focus on the project approach and status of implementation. Other topics covered at the conference will include sustainable energy provision; smart control systems, appropriate legislation and its implementation; the role of renewables; and off-grid electricity supply. Papers and workshops are targeted at establishing problem-solving partnerships where suppliers, distributors and users of energy, together with academia, for the speedy provision and effective use of residential energy.

Contact Nico Beute, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Tel 021 460-4216,


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