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THE BASIC CONCEPTS YOU SHOULD KNOW TO UNDERSTAND POWER FACTOR

THE BASIC CONCEPTS YOU SHOULD KNOW TO UNDERSTAND POWER FACTOR

September 2020 – Understanding power factor and, more importantly, how to measure it, is vital for reducing your energy costs! This article will cover the basic principles of demand that will allow you to understand power factor

ENERGY EFFICIENT COMMUNITIES PROGRAM

ENERGY EFFICIENT COMMUNITIES PROGRAM

August 2020 – Are you eligible as a ‘high energy using’ business? How to calculate your businesses energy use into petajoules.

‘FREE’ REFRIGERATION WITH AMBIENT PLATE COOLERS

‘FREE’ REFRIGERATION WITH AMBIENT PLATE COOLERS

July 2020 – Many sites use bore or rainwater to provide ‘free’ cooling in refrigeration industrial processes. How does it work and how do you get a systems operating efficiently?

SOLAR SIZING: HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THE RIGHT SIZE

SOLAR SIZING: HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THE RIGHT SIZE

June 2020 – Solar systems often do not get the independent financial scrutiny they require, with larger systems and upsizing the norm. How do you correctly size a system for the best payback period?

PUMP ENERGY EFFICIENCY, IS IT TIME TO GET SERIOUS?

PUMP ENERGY EFFICIENCY, IS IT TIME TO GET SERIOUS?

December 2019 – Benchmarking irrigation performance can lead to projects that have significant financial return. Maintain systems is just as important if a large part of energy costs is within irrigation pumping

SMART METERING AND FAULT DETECTION IN INDUSTRIAL REFRIGERATION

SMART METERING AND FAULT DETECTION IN INDUSTRIAL REFRIGERATION

Jan 2020 – Similar to food spoilage, energy wastage in industrial cold rooms is a serious concern. Smart energy metering often helps flag production issues and helps explore possible solutions

DATA MANAGEMENT FOR IRRIGATION: WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

DATA MANAGEMENT FOR IRRIGATION: WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

March 2020 – If you were to put a dollar value on irrigation record keeping, how much would it be worth? What kind of cost savings does having good quality irrigation records deliver?

MOTOR EFFICIENCY: THE BASIC CONCEPTS FOR CHOOSING AN ELECTRIC MOTOR

MOTOR EFFICIENCY: THE BASIC CONCEPTS FOR CHOOSING AN ELECTRIC MOTOR

November 2019 – Benchmarking irrigation performance can lead to projects that have a significant financial returns. Maintain systems is just as important if a large part of energy costs is within irrigation pumping

SMALL SCALE THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE AND SOLAR. THE NEW SOLAR BATTERY?

SMALL SCALE THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE AND SOLAR. THE NEW SOLAR BATTERY?

October 2019 – Benchmarking irrigation performance can lead to projects that have a significant financial returns. Maintain systems is just as important if a large part of energy costs is within irrigation pumping

ERGON TARIFF 50 AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU

ERGON TARIFF 50 AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU

March 2020 – Are you struggling to navigate the nuances of the various Ergon tariffs? With electricity being an essential part of most businesses, knowing the best tariffs for how you use energy can make a huge difference for