Installation of High Efficiency Appliances for Business

This method is used to calculate energy savings from the installation of high efficiency commercial refrigeration and air conditioning systems and high efficiency motors

About this method

The Installation of High Efficiency Appliances for Business method (Business Appliances) is used to calculate electricity savings from the installation of high efficiency:

  • Refrigerated cabinets
  • Liquid chilling packages
  • Close control air conditioners
  • Air conditioners
  • Brushless DC motors to power fans in refrigerated cabinets
  • Brushless DC motors to power ventilation fans
  • Motors powering various other equipment
  • Oxygen trim systems on a gas fired steam boiler, hot water boiler or water heater
  • Burners or economisers on a gas fired steam boiler, hot water boiler or water heater
  • Sensor based blowdown controls on a gas fired steam boiler
  • Blowdown flash steam heat recovery systems on a gas fired steam boiler
  • Blowdown heat exchangers on gas fired steam boiler.

The equipment used in this method must meet, and be registered or accredited under, the applicable performance standards, such as: 

  • Being a Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards (GEMS) registered product
  • Meeting Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS)
  • Meeting other performance requirements as applicable.

Site Assessment Report

Accredited Certificate Providers undertaking gas saving activities must arrange for a Site Assessment Report to be completed for each implementation. Accredited Certificate Providers may use the template below or create their own report.

Installer Declaration

Accredited Certificate Providers need to arrange for an Installer Declaration to be completed for implementations of some activities. Accredited Certificate Providers may use the template below or create their own declaration.

Relevant Documentation

IHEAB - Method Guide
Template - Nomination form - Corporations and businesses
Template - Nomination form - Individuals
IHEAB - Template - Site Assessment Report
IHEAB - Template - Installer Declaration