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Highway Meats - Torrensville

With a combined 50 years of experience in the meat and hospitality industries, Highway Meat was launched in  1998 to provide specialised value-added fresh meat and poultry products to local and regional restaurants, cafes, clubs and hotels. The company moved to their new Torrensville premises – a modern state-of-the-art factory to provide more efficient service.

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Once concluding an engineering energy audit the following elements met ROI hurdles and were deployed: 37.5kVAr power factor correction unit, full LED lighting upgrade, air-con and refrigeration optimisation, 44kW SunPower solar system and bill re-engineering. 

Energy Buster Remedy

 

$64,342

Starting annual
power bill

$42,771

New annual
power bill

$21,571

Annual
Savings* ($)

33%

Annual
Savings* (%)

3.2

Payback
years*

icon casestudy roi

31%

ROI*

* Estimate     

Energy costs were rising rapidly After installing first lot of solar did not think could save more Surprised with holistic approach knocking out another third
  • Let us do the work for you

    SMART

    We have a simple goal – to cut your power bill.

    The energy arena is very confusing. There are competing messages and approaches that claim success. Our team of energy engineers can cut through that complexity. Our job is to make life easier for you in dollars and commonsense.

    SIMPLE

    We target savings. There's no point buying more than you need.

    What do you need? An extra solar panel or lights you never use won't achieve your savings goal. We know what's achievable and how the elements interact. Importantly, we also know product shelf lives, and most are way too short.

    SAVINGS

    Well-designed solutions easily pay for themselves in business-friendly timeframes.

    The key: don't choose the wrong elements and don't over-invest in the right ones. Also look into robustness and longevity. There's a huge difference in the effective life of some solution elements. Always consider this as a part of your investment decision.