The activity period of "The Seventh University of Macau Energy Saving Competition" is held between 1st August and 31st December 2019. Electricity consumption (Kilowatt-hour or kWh) will be used to calculate the saving performance and ranking. The number of prizes of the competition is 15. Ten of them will be awarded to top 10 participating units. While the other 5 prizes are “Faculty Big Saver”, “Best Implementer of Energy Saving Measures”, “Most Energy Efficient Residential College”, “Most Improved Participant (by exact amount)”, and “Most Improved Participant (by percentage)”. Besides “Best Implementer of Energy-Saving Measures”, the prize amount of other prizes are determined by the electricity cost saving of the winning participating units during the competition period or the ceiling amount, whichever is lower. Relevant information can be found in the rules of the competition.
Most participating units’ electricity consumption increased in August of 2019. The top 10 participating units are “Faculty of Science and Technology” (E11), “BOC Centennial Building , Anthony Lau Building and Central Teaching Building” (E3 - E7), “UM Sports Complex” (N8), “Faculty of Business Administration” (E22), “University Gallery and Wu Yee Sun Library” (E1 & E2), “Stanley Ho East Asia College” (W13), “Research Building N23” (N23), “Choi Kai Yau College” (W12), “Humanities and Social Sciences Building” (E21), and “Cheng Yu Tung College” (W22). Among the top participants, The saving by “Faculty of Science and Technology” (E11) reached 13.27%.
The Faculty Big Saver in August is “Faculty of Science and Technology” (E11). The electricity consumption saving is 31,842 kWh.
As for the award “Best Implementer of Energy-Saving Measures”, “University Gallery and Wu Yee Sun Library” (E1 & E2), “Choi Kai Yau College” (W12), and “Faculty of Business Administration” (E22) implemented 15, 14 and 9 energy saving measures, respectively, in August. The measures included switching off of unused lightings, computer before getting off work, setting air conditioning temperature to 25 degree, keeping doors and windows closed when air conditioners are running, adopting natural ventilation or electric fans instead of air conditioners, etc.
The charts and figures below demonstrate the performance of each participating unit in August.
Campus Management and Development Office – Energy Section
Faculty of Science and Technology
01-Aug to 31-Dec 2019
(The reward can be used in exchange activities among the faculty and staff or for the purchase of souvenirs. Its amount is not bound to the upper limit defined in the first clause of the “University of Macau Guidelines for Working Meals”, however, it shall be spent within the annual budget of 2020.)
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