Energy Efficiency upgrades at the MCG deliver significant environment saving

Last Modified: Tue Oct 11 2016 18:25:36 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • $8 million
    estimated cost of the energy efficiency upgrade project, which began in May 2014 in association with Siemens have delivered a host of significant environment savings. The project was completed end of 2015.
  • 4
    key energy efficiency initiatives undertaken include:
  • #1
    Replaced the existing lighting systems at the MCG with low-energy lighting technologies.
  • #2
    Installed a new building management system.
  • #3
    Implemented changes to heating and ventilation systems.
  • #4
    Installed new chilled water systems and modernised room control systems.
  • 5.75 years
    number of years that the light towers can be powered from the energy saved due to the energy efficiency initiatives undertaken. Equivalent to powering 835 homes for a year.
  • 20%
    reduction in utility costs.
  • 5%
    reduction in usage of water.
  • 19%
    reduction in CO2 equivalent emissions.