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Energy Savers
Southern Queensland

Condamine Feedlot

Proposed Energy Savings
Intensive Animal Industries
Feedlot and Grain
Southern Queensland
Heating, lighting, solar hot water, tariffs, variable speed control

Farm Profile

The audit made many recommendations such as a boiler economiser and boiler combustion oxygen levels, voltage optimisation and adjusting feed processing to avoid some heating elements.  A number of recommendations had a total annual energy cost saving of over $77,000 with a payback period under the companies’ 3 year payback target.  Around $72,000 of extra annual savings may be available through a tariff change.

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