- Lighting electricity usage savings: $123 each year or 27%
- Annual CO2 savings: 1 tonnes CO2-e
- Annual maintenance cost savings: $23
- Payback period:7 years & 5 months
- Total cost of retrofit: $1,060
About Elwood Village Wine & Spirits
Elwood Village Wine and Spirits, located at 33 Ormond Road Elwood, sells a comprehensive range of wine and spirits.
Before the Eco Lighting Retrofit
Prior to the eco lighting retrofit, the Elwood Village Wine & Spirits’ annual electricity bill for lighting was $453.
After the Eco Lighting Retrofit
After conducting a systematic lighting audit, the energy consumption for lighting at Elwood Wine & Spirits was reduced by 27%.
“We knew our lighting was not up to scratch. When the opportunity came along to create an environmentally sound lighting solution, we jumped at it” said Anita Banney, Elwood Village Wine & Spirits business owner.
Anita added “the wine is more lit up now; customers can see what they are buying. Overall the look of the business is good”.
Elwood Wine & Spirits has reduced its lighting costs by $141 a year (cost of electricity and maintenance), with substantially less impact on the environment, saving 1 tonne of CO2 emissions per annum.