Installation of SavaControls to the compressors resulted in

  • AC SavaWatt control Technical cost £4,036
  • Total Annual kWh Saved 34170
  • Total Annual (£) Savings 1636.74
  • Total Annual CO2 Savings Tonnes 18.59
  • Tech Payback Years 2.5

Aston University’s History

Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led University known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce. Aston has been a leading university for graduate employment success for over 25 years. The University is currently ranked 5th in the UK and 1st outside London for graduate employability (2012 Sunday Times University Guide).

Aston University’s reputation for environmental and sustainable commitment was further bolstered after being nominated for two national energy efficiency awards.

SavaControls contributes to Aston University energy efficiency

SavaControls are the only Patented fixed speed motor controllers specially designed to reduce the electrical consumption of refrigeration and air conditioning compressors. Savacontrols are designed and manufactured in the UK. We offer free no obligation surveys for all our customers and all controls are installed by our qualified teams. SavaControls can give you substantial and continued savings in your electricity bills, without replacing your existing equipment. As well as savings money and energy, SavaControls will effectively also reduce your carbon footprint.

How we helped at Aston

Savacontrols were installed at Aston University, Birmingham. Over 700 controls were installed across the university in laboratories, student accommodation and staff areas. Savacontrols are used across a number of manufacturers and models such as -80 freezers, under bench fridges, freezers to tall fridges or freezers.