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Energy Savers
Cecil Plains

Cecil Plains Cotton Farm

Implemented
15%
Actual Energy Savings
Industry
Cotton
Location
Cecil Plains
Irrigation
Flood
Pumps
Submersible
Solution
Pump Upgrade and solar photovoltaic

Farm Profile

The Audit recommended a new, smaller pump which increased water flow by 1.1ML/day and improved combined efficiency by nearly 30%.  The pump upgrade has been completed by the farmer even though the payback period on energy cost savings alone was estimated at over 9 years. 

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