Lighting and appliance upgrades saves energy and dollars - Glebe Point YHA

Publisher: 
Australian Government
Date: 
November 2012
Authors: 
Earthcheck Pty Ltd
Type: 

The Glebe Point youth hostel in Sydney has saved $960 a year through moving to more efficient lighting options. Actions have includes replacing rooftop para floods with compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) flood lights; replacing 50 watt (W) down lights with 35W IRC halogen down lights; installation of fluorescent T5 conversion kits across the property; and replacing electric clothes dryers with gas units.