Refrigeration https://www.energy.gov.au/ en Energy audit and refrigeration condenser - Mitchell Butchery https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/energy-audit-and-refrigeration-condenser-mitchell-butchery <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Energy audit and refrigeration condenser - Mitchell Butchery</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-07T17:29:41+11:00" title="Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 17:29" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-07 17:29</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-04-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday 01 April 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">QLD Murray Darling Committee Inc (QMDC)</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/equipment" hreflang="en">Equipment</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Mitchell is a small town servicing landholders in the western downs district of south west Queensland. Mitchell business owners were offered a level 2 energy audit to gather information on the typical energy use by their business and to gain an understanding of potential energy efficiency opportunities across the project area. Mitchell Butchery participated in the audit activity.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/refrigeration_condenser_case_study_-_mitchell_butchery.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="refrigeration_condenser_case_study_-_mitchell_butchery.pdf">energy audit and refrigeration condenser - Mitchell Butchery </a></span> </td> <td>271.96 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 06:29:41 +0000 simon.prout 2958 at https://www.energy.gov.au A guide to improve energy efficiency at your YMCA Aquatic Centre https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/guide-improve-energy-efficiency-your-ymca-aquatic-centre <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">A guide to improve energy efficiency at your YMCA Aquatic Centre</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-28T17:14:49+11:00" title="Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 17:14" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-28 17:14</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-04-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday 01 April 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Conservation Foundation</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/guide" hreflang="en">Guide</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/appliances" hreflang="en">Appliances</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/buildings" hreflang="en">Buildings</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-assessments" hreflang="en">Energy assessments</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-audits" hreflang="en">Energy audits</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-productivity" hreflang="en">Energy productivity</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/heating-and-cooling" hreflang="en">Heating and cooling</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/lighting" hreflang="en">Lighting</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/motors" hreflang="en">Motors</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/variable-speed-drives" hreflang="en">Variable speed drives</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/water" hreflang="en">Water</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Aquatic Centres use an enormous amount of energy. But with efficiency measures, YMCA Spark pilot site Peter Krenz Aquatic Centre managed to cut electricity use by 8.5% and identified opportunities to save a further 20%. This Aquatic Centre found that by being more energy efficient and making some smart energy investments, they could have a reduction off their energy bills of at least $30,000 per year.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/a_guide_to_improve_energy_efficiency_at_your_ymca_aquatic_centre.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="a_guide_to_improve_energy_efficiency_at_your_ymca_aquatic_centre.pdf">A guide to improve energy efficiency at your YMCA Aquatic Centre </a></span> </td> <td>540.68 KB</td> </tr> <tr class="even"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/spark_fact_sheets.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="spark_fact_sheets.pdf">Spark Fact sheets </a></span> </td> <td>795.08 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 28 Mar 2019 06:14:49 +0000 simon.prout 3015 at https://www.energy.gov.au Refrigerator head pressure reduction - Caernarvon Orchard https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/refrigerator-head-pressure-reduction-caernarvon-orchard <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Refrigerator head pressure reduction - Caernarvon Orchard </span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>peter.markmann</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-02-27T18:13:06+11:00" title="Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 18:13" class="datetime">Wed, 2019-02-27 18:13</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Apple and Pear Australia Ltd</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/agriculture" hreflang="en">Agriculture</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-use" hreflang="en">Energy use</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/manufacturing" hreflang="en">Manufacturing</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>At the JW Kirkwood Ticehurst Orchard in Tasmania, 58% of  the annual electricity spend of around $90,000 is for refrigeration of its cool rooms and other systems. In WA, Newton Brothers packhouse and cold storage spends 70% of its $350,000 annual electricity costs on cold storage.  Both could save money by reducing the head pressure in their refrigeration units. this would cost around $5000, save between $2500 and $3500 a year and have a payback period of just 1-2 years.  </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/head_pressure_reduction_tas-and-wa_0.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="head_pressure_reduction_tas-and-wa.pdf">Head pressure reduction TAS and WA </a></span> </td> <td>159.86 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:13:06 +0000 peter.markmann 2941 at https://www.energy.gov.au Energy audit and refrigeration upgrade - Radevski Coolstores https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/energy-audit-and-refrigeration-upgrade-radevski-coolstores <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Energy audit and refrigeration upgrade - Radevski Coolstores</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>Anonymous (not verified)</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-04-12T14:34:38+10:00" title="Friday, April 12, 2019 - 14:34" class="datetime">Fri, 2019-04-12 14:34</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/electricity" hreflang="en">Electricity</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-use" hreflang="en">Energy use</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/variable-speed-drives" hreflang="en">Variable speed drives</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/water" hreflang="en">Water</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Radevski Coolstores in the Goulburn Valley Victoria is a major supplier of apples and pears to Coles. It undertook a $1.15 million upgrade of 2 cool store systems, to allow the plant to operate on ammonia as a refrigerant, and to use condenser fan speed control (using variable speed drives) to further improve performance. The results were significant: one site recorded 60% reduction in its maximum electrical demand, and the upgrades will cut the company’s energy costs by 25%. </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/ammonia_as_a_refrigerant_victoria-radevski.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="ammonia_as_a_refrigerant_victoria-radevski.pdf">energy audit and refrigeration upgrade - Radevski </a></span> </td> <td>434.37 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Fri, 12 Apr 2019 04:34:38 +0000 Anonymous 3113 at https://www.energy.gov.au Power factor correction - Woodburn Orchard https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/power-factor-correction-woodburn-orchard <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Power factor correction - Woodburn Orchard</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>peter.markmann</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-01T17:41:00+11:00" title="Friday, March 1, 2019 - 17:41" class="datetime">Fri, 2019-03-01 17:41</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Apple and Pear Australia Ltd</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/data-and-analysis" hreflang="en">Data and analysis</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/emissions" hreflang="en">Emissions</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-affordability" hreflang="en">Energy affordability</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-bills" hreflang="en">Energy bills</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-data" hreflang="en">Energy data</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-use" hreflang="en">Energy use</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/equipment" hreflang="en">Equipment</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/lighting" hreflang="en">Lighting</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/pumping-systems" hreflang="en">Pumping systems</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The Woodburn Orchard’s facility in Batlow NSW produces and packs around 4000 tonnes of apples a year. Woodburn is classified as a large enterprise when compared to other orchards that were audited. From March 2013 to February 2014 the pack house and cold stores consumed over 488,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity at a cost of approximately $138,000. The biggest opportunity for Woodburn to reduce electricity costs is to optimise its ‘power factor’. Site saving opportunities:<br /> • save up to $3500 a year, with an initial capital investment of $8500<br /> • payback period of 2.4 years.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/power_factor_correction_batlow_0.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="power_factor_correction_batlow.pdf">power factor correction Woodburn Orchard </a></span> </td> <td>278.66 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Fri, 01 Mar 2019 06:41:00 +0000 peter.markmann 2950 at https://www.energy.gov.au Energy audit - QMDC aged care facility https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/energy-audit-qmdc-aged-care-facility <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Energy audit - QMDC aged care facility</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-07T14:24:37+11:00" title="Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 14:24" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-07 14:24</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">QLD Murray Darling Committee Inc (QMDC)</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/buildings" hreflang="en">Buildings</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/commercial-buildings" hreflang="en">Commercial buildings</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/heating-and-cooling" hreflang="en">Heating and cooling</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/lighting" hreflang="en">Lighting</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/water" hreflang="en">Water</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Queensland Murray Darling Committee Inc (QMDC) completed an energy audit on an aged care facility near Warwick, Queensland. The retirement home consists of single level accommodation buildings and the capacity to accommodate 40 residents. During the Financial Years 2012/13, the facility consumed 114,467 kWh of electricity, emitting 98 tonnes of carbon. An energy audit identified potential energy efficiency cost savings worth approximately $4,257 per annum with an average payback period of 3.1 years.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/energy_audit_case_study_-_qmdc_aged_care_facility.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="energy_audit_case_study_-_qmdc_aged_care_facility.pdf">Queensland Murray Darling Committee energy audit of an aged care facility </a></span> </td> <td>141.72 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 03:24:37 +0000 simon.prout 2953 at https://www.energy.gov.au Energy audit and refrigeration - packing shed https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/energy-audit-and-refrigeration-packing-shed <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Energy audit and refrigeration - packing shed</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-28T16:56:37+11:00" title="Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 16:56" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-28 16:56</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Apple and Pear Australia Ltd</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/agriculture" hreflang="en">Agriculture</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-audits" hreflang="en">Energy audits</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-productivity" hreflang="en">Energy productivity</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/motors" hreflang="en">Motors</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/variable-speed-drives" hreflang="en">Variable speed drives</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The ‘Watts in Your Business’ project conducted by Apple and Pear Australia Ltd completed energy audits of 30 packhouses and orchards Australia-wide. This fact sheet shows how refrigeration changes can cut energy use and save money.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/watts_in_your_business_fact_sheet_1_-_refrigeration_in_packing_sheds.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="watts_in_your_business_fact_sheet_1_-_refrigeration_in_packing_sheds.pdf">Energy audit and refrigeration - packing shed </a></span> </td> <td>495.25 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 28 Mar 2019 05:56:37 +0000 simon.prout 3014 at https://www.energy.gov.au Energy audit identifies refrigerator upgrades savings - Roma beef property https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/energy-audit-identifies-refrigerator-upgrades-savings-roma-beef-property <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Energy audit identifies refrigerator upgrades savings - Roma beef property</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-07T16:42:45+11:00" title="Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 16:42" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-07 16:42</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2014-09-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday 01 September 2014</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">QLD Murray Darling Committee Inc (QMDC)</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/agriculture" hreflang="en">Agriculture</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/appliances" hreflang="en">Appliances</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/equipment" hreflang="en">Equipment</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The owners of a black Angus breeding and fattening operation on a small, pastoral property north west of Roma Queensland, were using dated refrigeration units to cool and store beef as well as other household perishable goods. An officer from Queensland Murray-Darling Committee’s (QMDC) Energy Efficiency Information Grant project was engaged to conduct an audit of the property’s energy use to ascertain whether savings could be achieved.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/refrigeration_case_study_-_roma_beef_property.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="refrigeration_case_study_-_roma_beef_property.pdf">energy audit identifies refrigerator upgrades savings - Roma beef property </a></span> </td> <td>201.04 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 05:42:45 +0000 simon.prout 2957 at https://www.energy.gov.au Installing fridge timers saves energy and money - Bottle King Liquor https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/installing-fridge-timers-saves-energy-and-money-bottle-king-liquor <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Installing fridge timers saves energy and money - Bottle King Liquor</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-07T14:08:30+11:00" title="Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 14:08" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-07 14:08</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2017-01-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Sunday 01 January 2017</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Victorian Employers Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VECCI)</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/manufacturing" hreflang="en">Manufacturing</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The average small-medium retail business can use 80,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity a year. This factsheet shows how one business, Bottle King Liquor, saved on energy costs to run its fridges. By installing fridge timers, the business saved $135 a year for the running costs of each of its 7 drinks fridges, a $950 annual saving that was paid back in less than 2 months.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/fridge_timers_case_study_-_bottle_king_liquor.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="fridge_timers_case_study_-_bottle_king_liquor.pdf">fridge timers - Bottle King Liquor </a></span> </td> <td>168.1 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 07 Mar 2019 03:08:30 +0000 simon.prout 2952 at https://www.energy.gov.au Refrigeration efficiency upgrades - Makin' Groceries https://www.energy.gov.au/publications/refrigeration-efficiency-upgrades-makin-groceries <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Refrigeration efficiency upgrades - Makin&#039; Groceries</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span>simon.prout</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2019-03-28T15:02:21+11:00" title="Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 15:02" class="datetime">Thu, 2019-03-28 15:02</time> </div> </span> <div class="field field--name-field-publisher field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Publisher</h4> <div class="field__item">Australian Government</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Date</h4> <div class="field__item"><div class="text-secondary"> <i class="far fa-calendar-alt mr-1"></i> <time datetime="2017-01-01T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Sunday 01 January 2017</time> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-authors field--type-string field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Authors</h4> <div class="field__item">Victorian Employers Chamber of Commerce and Industry</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-type-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Type</h4> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-type/case-study" hreflang="en">Case study</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-topic-taxonomy field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Topic</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/appliances" hreflang="en">Appliances</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/businesses" hreflang="en">Businesses</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/eeig" hreflang="en">EEIG</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-efficiency" hreflang="en">Energy efficiency</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/energy-management" hreflang="en">Energy management</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/refrigeration" hreflang="en">Refrigeration</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/publication-topic/small-business" hreflang="en">Small business</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The average small-medium retail business can use 80,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity a year. Makin’ Groceries in Brunswick Victoria saved on the energy costs of running its walk-in cool room by implementing simple actions including replacing door seals, turning lights off when the cool room is unoccupied, storing produce as soon as it arrives to prevent heat gain from ambient air, regulating temperatures between 3 and 4°C, and keeping the cool room three quarters full (this is more efficient than running it half full).</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <h4 class="field__label font-weight-bold mt-3 mb-1">Documents</h4> <div class='field__items'> <div class="field__item"> <div class="table-responsive"> <table data-striping="1" class="table table-hover table-striped"> <thead class=''> <tr> <th>Attachment</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr class="odd"> <td> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="/sites/default/files/refrigeration_efficiency_-_makin_groceries.pdf" type="application/pdf" title="refrigeration_efficiency_-_makin_groceries.pdf">refrigeration efficiency upgrades - Makin' Groceries </a></span> </td> <td>199.6 KB</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div></div> </div> </div> Thu, 28 Mar 2019 04:02:21 +0000 simon.prout 3009 at https://www.energy.gov.au