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5 results for Information paper and Reducing Energy Costs in Dairy
Overview of energy savings opportunities in Dairy

Overview of energy savings opportunities in Dairy

Significant energy savings can be achieved by improving the energy efficiency of dairy buildings and associated equipment. Priority areas may include lighting, insulation, motors and refrigeration systems. Renewable energy generation...
Published 21st Feb 2017
Understanding solar PV arrays

Understanding solar PV arrays

A solar photovoltaic (PV) array is an electrical configuration of solar modules that produce DC electricity when exposed to solar radiation. The solar engineer or installer will consider the following factors when designing an array to meet the...
Published 9th Dec 2016
Installing and commissioning a solar PV system

Installing and commissioning a solar PV system

Solar PV systems must be installed safely by a licensed electrician in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. We recommend using an accredited solar installer with an established track record and good after sales service. We also...
Published 13th Oct 2016
 NSW Farmers energy fact sheets and case studies

NSW Farmers energy fact sheets and case studies

Would you like to learn more about solar on farm, how to increase diesel efficiency in tractors, the connection between water efficiency and energy usage, the ways to reduce energy bill in farm buildings?
Published 21st Feb 2017
Resources from Dairy Australia and other bodies

Resources from Dairy Australia and other bodies

Need information on energy use and energy-efficiency in dairy farming – or contacts so you can find out more? Here are some handy resources.
Published 2nd Mar 2017