The need for a comprehensive energy management information system for industries
作者: Goosen, PSwanepoel, J. A.Du Plessis, J. N.
作者单位: 1North-West University
刊名: South African Journal of Industrial Engineering, 2016, Vol.27 (3), pp.1-11
来源数据库: Directory of Open Access Journals
DOI: 10.7166/27-3-1626
关键词: Energy management information systemElectricity costsSouth Africa
原始语种摘要: Electricity costs in South Africa are increasing rapidly, and the funding hurdle rates for energy conservation incentives are decreasing. Therefore, with rising international competition and increasing operational costs, marginal industries need to focus on energy management strategies where larger savings can be achieved with lower capital expenditure. This paper sketches the need for a comprehensive energy management information system (EMIS). Common industrial energy management pitfalls are identified and energy conservation incentives are outlined. New focus points that improve client awareness and in turn improve the sustainability of energy management interventions are also highlighted. However, benefitting from energy incentives is becoming more complex. Therefore, many clients do...
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  • management 管理
  • information 报告
  • system 
  • energy 能量
  • costs 费用
  • comprehensive 全面
  • expenditure 支出
  • savings 储蓄
  • operational 运算的
  • competition 竞争