Free solar powerClean your greenhouse glass to make the most of natural solar heating.
Natural ventilationIn livestock barns, take advantage of natural ventilation.
Clean fansKeep ventilation fans clean to increase efficiency.
Increase the effectiveness of your greenhouse by fixing broken panes and checking seals around doors, pipes and ventilators.
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Switch offTurn off lights when you leave the shed.
CleanRegularly clean lights – dirt and dust can reduce light output by 30%.
Natural lightTake advantage of natural light – use clear sheets of corrugated perspex for roofing.
Efficient bulbsReplace your old incandescent lights with more efficient compact fluorescent bulbs.
SensorsInstall motion and daylight sensors for outside lights and in low-use areas.
Keep refrigeration systems well maintained – clean and repair fins, fix any leaks and worn seals, and keep condenser coils clean.
Insulate your vat and pipes, especially if they’re outside.
Keep your refrigeration system well ventilated and located in a shady place.
As New Zealand’s largest renewable electricity generator, we take our responsibility to the environment seriously.
Talk with us about saving energy at your place. Contact our dedicated agribusiness team.