Why be energy efficient?Dog at a vet clinic

In recent years, the rising cost of energy has had a real impact on many businesses. By investing in energy efficient equipment and machinery, vets can immediately reduce operating expenses and improve profit margins.

Case study

Energy Cut is a website developed by Do Something! that provides energy efficiency tools and guidance material to help businesses reduce operational energy costs and save money. Energy cut has developed a case study about how Parap Veterinary Clinic (Opens in a new window PDF 3.6 MB) has been able to save more than $400 per month by replacing their old air conditioner with a more energy efficient model.

Key resources

Do Something! has developed resources to help vets and other small businesses to reduce their energy use including the Energy Cut book and an Energy Bills Savings Calculator.

See the Energy Cut website for more information on energy efficiency for vets.

Visit business.gov.au for more information on planning, starting and growing your business. The website offers simple and convenient access to government information, forms and services.