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The contribution of energy efficiency towards the success of industrial organisations in South Africa
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2012-05)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Internationally, governments and lobby groups increasingly put pressure on organisations to reduce their impact on the environment. To this end, various studies show the drivers, barriers, and contributions ...
Perceptions of professional practitioners and property developers relating to the costs of green buildings in South Africa
(South African Institution of Civil Engineering, 2015-12)
Sustainable design practices are a key component in ensuring that the building and civil infrastructure industry does not damage our natural environment. Green buildings – and allied initiatives in other sectors of the ...
Critical review of the levelised cost of energy metric
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2016)
The purpose of this paper is to critically review the ‘levelised cost of energy’ metric used in electricity project development. This metric is widely used, because it is a simple metric to calculate the cost per unit of ...