Sustainable Energy Solutions
In line with its Environmental Sustainability Policy, Rhodes University strives to promote opportunities, initiatives and measures that enable the university to manage and use its power supply efficiently, optimise and control the use of energy on campus in order to minimise its carbon footprint, in line with national and international emission reduction targets.
Sustainable Energy Ideas
RU energy saving guidelines: follow the link for a useful list.
SIGN Energy Saving: you can adapt this sign according to needs, print on coloured paper and laminate.
Sustainable energy: Invest in it, and save a fortune in heating, cooking and washing costs.
Dirty energy: Divest and reduce dependence on fossil fuel.
|Types of light bulbs||- Light Emitting Diode -||- Compact Fluorescent Light -||- Incandescent -|
|Energy used (Watts)||3–10 W (10%)||9–24 W (24%)||40–100 W (100%)|
|Approx running cost (per year)||R18–R35||R28–R66||R103–R258|
|Durability||Good||Poor (break easily)||Poor (break easily)|
Go to the Rhodes University ENVIRONMENT front page. Suggestions/Questions? Contact environment(at)ru.ac.za
Last Modified: Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:27:06 SAST