Posts tagged as ICUE

Obituary: Prof. Philip Lloyd

Prof. Philip Lloyd of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) has passed away in Cape Town at the age of 81. At the time of his death, Prof. Lloyd was a professor of energy at the university and a member of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which shared the Nobel […]

Conference addresses energy efficiency and demand side management

  The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) held its 13th annual Industrial and Commercial Use of Energy (ICUE) conference at the Vineyard Conference Centre in Cape Town recently. The conference addressed issues related to ensuring a sustainable energy future with presentations and plenary meetings which discussed matters pertaining to energy efficiency and demand side […]

Conference addresses taking energy efficiency more seriously

  Over 100 men and women from institutes of higher education, the City of Cape Town, the public power utility, and industry gathered to attend the twelfth annual Industrial and Commercial Use of Energy (ICUE) conference recently. The conference, which was hosted by the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), was held at the Belmont […]

Cape Town to host international energy conference

  The eleventh international Industrial and Commercial Use of Energy (ICUE) conference will be hosted at the African Pride Crystal Towers Hotel, Cape Town, between 18 and 20 August 2014. The conference, which will have the theme, “Energy efficiency in buildings”, provides a forum for professionals, manufacturers, distributors and installers. All energy systems in commerce […]

Benefits of simulation models for assessing energy savings on mine cooling systems

by Alistair Holman, Dr. Johann van Rensburg and Dr. Deon Arndt, CRCED Pretoria, North West University At a time of immense economic pressure and fragile labour relations in South Africa, it is important for mines to be energy efficient, reduce energy costs, ensure safe working conditions and to minimise unwanted downsizing. Download PDF

Characteristics and performance of a carbon dioxide trans-critical water to water heat pump

by Paul Maina and Zhongjie Huan, Tshwane University of Technology A study and findings on improvements in the efficiency of high-pressure CO2 heat pumps by varying their various operational parameters. Download PDF