Peter sees that the long term EUA has resulted in a 25% saving on existing accounts. This enables Peter to use savings to make repayments as well as funnel dollars back into the business.
With financial impact to the business his biggest concern, Kevin calculated whether the figures would stack up. The great news is that after installing the new solar system, the farm is 90% self-sufficient and Kevin is feeling confident in the future….
Funding a solar installation via an EUA (environmental upgrade agreement) was Peter’s best bet. But with little knowledge of solar systems – and how to finance them – Peter was unsure where to look for advice….
Building upgrades via an EUA provide win-win benefits for both tenant and landlord. The asset improves in value, while a business saves on energy costs without encumbering its balance sheet.
Hussey & Co is a lettuce farm on the Morning Peninsula that delivers quality produce to Australia and overseas. With four acres of land, multiple sheds and industrial processing facilities, it relies heavily on energy to stay in business….
EUA CASE STUDY: A new highly efficient PowerPax chiller was installed to replace the existing chiller to reduce energy use.
EUA CASE STUDY: Sought-after business location is targeting an energy cost reduction of 30%, made possible by an EUA.
EUA CASE STUDY: $7m project includes upgrade of the plant room, PowerPax chillers, boilers and solar film for windows.
EUA CASE STUDY: Four out of five buildings in the Kings Park Business precinct were retrofitted as part of this project.