Welcome to the website for the Domestic Use of Energy conference to be held in Cape Town from the 3 – 5 April 2017.

Important dates

Please submit an abstract as soon as possible to indicate your intention to submit a paper (200 – 220 words)
30 January 2017 Submission of papers in accordance with DUE guidelines. Submission before the deadline will allow for papers to be corrected in accordance with recommendations by referees rather than non-acceptance. (Updated paper guidelines: HERE)
28 February 2017 Notification of acceptance.
15 March 2017 Abstract for workshop contributions(to be distributed to the delegates). These will not be refereed by the organisers.
Please try to submit documents before the above deadlines as the deadlines provided are the dates that the documents will be send to the printers.

Jointly organised by

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (SA Section)
South African Association of Energy Services Companies (SAAES)
The South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE)
SA Institute of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning (SAIRAC)
Association of Municipal Electrical Undertakings (AMEU)
SA Renewable Energy Technology Centre (SARETEC)
Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)
The Haue Univ. of Applied Science
University of Stellenbosch (US)
University of Cape Town (UCT)
North West University (NWU)
City of Cape Town

The organisers can be contacted at:

Domestic Use of Energy Secretariat
Tel +27 21 959-4330
Fax +27 86 778 0257
E-mail: due@cput.ac.za
Registration is now open - here.
Programme and venue information
  • Programme outline, including outing detail - here.
  • Draft Programme - here.
  • Conference Brochure - here.
Paper template
Please use the new template. The evaluation criteria are listed in the paper template document, which can be found here.
Document archive
Links to the document archive with additional instructions - here.
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