TITLE

Energy-saving innovations

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Finweek;11/29/2007, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on methods to implement energy-saving innovative management systems in South Africa. Energy supply companies recover from Eskom half the cost of their approved energy saving projects with clients in terms of Eskom's demand side management (DSM) initiative. Some of the biggest energy saving opportunities exist when a building's being completely renovated or under construction.
ACCESSION #
27989664

 

Related Articles

  • "The Making of" California's Energy Crisis. Whittington, Jan // Berkeley Planning Journal;2002, Vol. 16, p44 

    This article examines the origins of the California Energy Crisis through the lens of economic and political theory. The key turning points leading up to deregulation of the State's energy markets are reviewed. The origins of the crisis are then framed in free market ideology and the garbage can...

  • The nation's energy dilemma. Krenz, Jerrold H. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May1981, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p31 

    The article discusses the U.S. energy dilemma regarding the production and use of energy. Policies regarding effective use of energy have received little attention despite decline in production of natural oil and gas, and the large initial investments needed for free energy inputs including...

  • The experts' silent trumpet. Casper, Barry M. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1976, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p24 

    The article focuses on the failure of the government to listen to the warnings of expert about the anticipated energy crisis of the 1970s in the U.S. The Office of Science and Technology (OST) failed to get the attention of top policy makers to raise this issue to the necessary level of...

  • Managing the Worsening Power Crises. Khan, Zahid Au Akbar // Economic Review (05318955);Nov2006, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p28 

    The article discusses several ways on how to manage the energy crisis in Pakistan. The recent power breakdown in the country is a result of power shortage and poor transmission and distribution infrastructure. However, the government is only undertaking minor projects and quick fixes to overcome...

  • THE SOLAR TRANSITION-II. Commoner, Barry // New Yorker;4/30/1979, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p46 

    The author reflects on other possible sources of energy, which will be needed to resolve the energy crisis in the world. He refers to solar energy, nuclear power, and fusion power as the potential components for the crisis management system. He resolves that solar transition would be the best...

  • LONG-TERM NATURAL GAS SUPPLY TO EUROPE: IMPORT POTENTIAL, INFRASTRUCTURE NEEDS AND INVESTMENT PROMOTION. Hafner, Manfred; Karbuz, Sohbet; Esnault, Benoit; El Andaloussi, Habib // Energy & Environment;2008, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p1131 

    faces a growing import dependency over the next decades. Europe's neighbouring regions are endowed with substantial reserves and resources which can cover the increasing European import requirements in the medium to long term. With the development of its different uses, especially for power...

  • Time for More Energy Efficiency. McGowan, Jack // Energy & Power Management;Dec2005, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p10 

    The article focuses on issues concerning energy economics. It is informed that demand for energy across the world is increasing and price signals do have a limited near-term impact on consumption. According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA) global demand for petroleum dropped in...

  • Blackout Britain. Townsend, Mark // Ecologist;Jun2004, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p38 

    Discusses the energy crisis threatening Great Britain. Possibility for Great Britain to import energy from countries it considered as dangerous; Issues compounding the British energy crisis; Power sources considered as alternatives in the event Britain's power supply ran out; Information on the...

  • Power from the people. Wicks, Malcolm // Engineer (00137758);7/17/2006, Vol. 293 Issue 7704, p19 

    The author comments on microgeneration technologies which are used as a source of power in Great Britain. He said that the said technology contributes the country's energy policy goals and can help to reduce reliance on energy imports. The author stressed microgeneration could be the best and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics