A team effort aimed at finding and eliminating energy waste at ACU's Melbourne Campus through a number of different initiatives has delivered major energy and financial savings at key buildings throughout 2014.
2013 audit targeting energy waste at:
Half year energy saving of:
Christ and Mercy Lecture Theatres
Upgrade of heating/air-conditioning system at Mary Glowrey Building
Saved almost 500,000 kWh of electricity
Currently underway are additional projects to improve Properties' ability to control the heating and cooling of all buildings across the Melbourne Campus. These measures will also ensure further energy and financial savings throughout 2015.