Monthly Archives: March 2015

Beyond Key Cards: Energy-Efficiency Insights from Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands

by, Matthew Cullinen, RMI The introduction of key-card-based energy management systems that require guests insert their key card to turn on room electricity was a monumental achievement for the hospitality sector. Hotels that have installed these systems report a massive 20- to 30-percent reduction in guest room electricity consumption, according to the research group Hotel Energy Solutions  . Then why have

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ECOWAS Hands-On Training: Renewable Energy (Hybrid) Mini-grid Systems

Monday, March 9, 2015 – 08:00 to Thursday, March 12, 2015 – 13:00 The ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), is organizing a Hands-on Training on Renewable Energy (Hybrid) Mini-Grid Systems for Rural Electrification in West Africa, from 09 to 12 March 2015 in Bissau, Guinea Bissau, in collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and

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