Energy Performance Contract: LED Lighting Upgrade (SUPERSPAR Gonubie)

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Energy Performance Contract: LED Lighting Upgrade (SUPERSPAR Gonubie)

This LED lighting upgrade was completed for SUPERSPAR Gonubie on a no-cost, Shared Savings Energy Performance Contract.

kWh savings: 192 076 kWh per annum

Energy cost savings: R238 673 per annum

CO2 offset: 182 472 Kg/A per annum

Project Aims

The aim of this intervention was to improve lighting LUX levels in the store and to reduce the energy consumed by lighting on a no-cost, Shared Savings Energy Performance Contract.

The project had the following features:

  • 5-year period
  • No cost to the client
  • Energyworx invoices client for a portion of the savings

Project Activities

Smart meter readings were taken to establish the baseline consumption before the intervention. These readings were then analysed to provide a consumption profile from which the lighting upgrade was planned.

Post installation, new LUX level readings were taken and smart meter readings collated. M&V was carried out on the before and after intervention readings and savings were determined.

Project Outcomes

The LED lighting upgrade achieved the following results:

  • 64% energy reduction
  • 70% average LUX improvement

The client was also presented with:

  • 5-year guarantee for the lights
  • Certificate of Compliance for the installation
  • Before and after LUX readings covering the entire store
  • Commissioning certificate