The activity period of The Fifth University of Macau Energy Saving Competition is between 1st August and 31th December 2018. 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)”. Relevant information can be found in the rules of the competition.
Most participating units’ electricity consumption decreased in August of 2018. The top 10 participating units are
“Faculty of Health Science” (E12), “Student Activity Centre, Faculty of Law & Faculty of Education” (E31, E32 & E33), “Research Building N22”, “Chao Kuang Piu College” (W21), “Humanities and Social Sciences Building” (E21), “Shiu Pong College” (S9), “Administration Building” (N6), “Lui Che Woo College” (W22), “Moon Chun Memorial College” (W11), and “University Gallery and Wu Yee Sun Library” (E1 & E2). Their electricity consumption reduction ranges from 3.38% to 18.04%.
The Faculty Big Saver in August is “Faculty of Law and Faculty of Education” (E32 and E33). The electricity consumption saving is 45,451 kWh.
As for the award “Best Implementer of Energy-Saving Measures”, “Student Activity Centre, Faculty of Law & Faculty of Education” (E31, E32 & E33), “University Gallery and Wu Yee Sun Library” (E1 & E2) and “Faculty of Business Administration” (E22) implemented 14, 11 and 10 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 most energy efficient residential college in August is “Chao Kuang Piu College” (W21). The electricity consumption saving is 11.33%.
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, 2018
(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 2019.)
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