AGL welcomes new energy efficiency offering for Australian manufacturers

AGL Energy Services Pty Limited (AGL Energy Services) has now fully integrated AGL Electroserv, a Sydney-based Power Factor Correction Equipment service, offering business customers predominantly within the manufacturing sector a new tool to improve their energy efficiency.

AGL Electroserv’s Power Factor Correction Equipment offers business a cost saving measure to improve the efficiency of how they draw electricity from the network. This will help consumers reduce their monthly electricity costs, with no interruption to the customer’s manufacturing process or operation of their property. 

AGL’s Head of Energy Services, Marc Barrington, believes AGL Electroserv is an exciting new offering to AGL’s Energy Services range of energy productivity solutions for the commercial and industrial sector. 

“AGL has worked with Electroserv as a preferred supplier for over 10 years, and is thrilled to bring the expertise in-house to improve the energy efficiency of our customers’ operations." 

“This is another great example where the AGL Energy Services team is working with Australian businesses to help improve their energy productivity and reduce their energy costs." 

“At a time when the Australian manufacturing sector is seeking opportunities to improve their energy productivity, AGL is investing in products and services which help the sector operate more efficiently.” 

AGL Energy Services has been assisting business customers reduce energy costs by implementing energy productivity solutions such as the identification and delivery of energy efficiency projects like lighting and HVAC upgrades, embedded cogeneration, the supply, installation and maintenance of hot water and steam boilers and the fuel switching of natural gas as a transport fuel.  

In March 2012, AGL Energy Services commissioned its 21 MW cogeneration plant at Qenos in Altona, Melbourne, for which it jointly received with Qenos the Australian Energy Efficiency Council’s award for “Best CoGeneration Project”. And in 2013 received The Australian Climate Alliance’s award for “Innovator of the Year” for AGL Energy Services’ work, developing solutions that assist customers improve energy efficiency and reduce their carbon footprint.

Additional information on AGL Electroserv, its products and services and how AGL Electroserv may be able to help your business is available on the website agl.com.au/business/agl-electroserv.

If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact AGL Electroserv on 1300 245 732.

About AGL

AGL is one of Australia's leading integrated renewable energy companies and is taking action toward creating a sustainable energy future for our investors, communities and customers. Drawing on over 175 years of experience, AGL operates retail and merchant energy businesses, power generation assets and an upstream gas portfolio. AGL has one of Australia's largest retail energy and dual fuel customer bases. AGL has a diverse power generation portfolio including base, peaking and intermediate generation plants, spread across traditional thermal generation as well as renewable sources including hydro, wind, landfill gas and biomass. AGL is Australia's largest private owner and operator of renewable energy assets and is looking to further expand this position by exploring a suite of low emission and renewable energy generation development opportunities.