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accessing grants

Case study example AJ Bush & Sons, a major Australian meat by-products

This was achieved through the capture of biogas

rendering company, engaged Wiley to estab-

from anaerobic ponds for use in a new boiler

lish the best project for them to reduce

along with the replacement of inefficient

carbon emissions and improve energy

coal-fired boilers. The added benefit was

efficiencies. Wiley sought to find a

a reduction in site carbon emission

suitable grant to implement the

intensity of 64%.

project and obtained a $6.2m grant

T h e Q u e e n sl an d me a t by -

from the Ministry of Industry and

products manufacturer won the

Innovation. The Clean Technology

Business Eco-efficiency Award

Food and Foundries Investment

at the Queensland Premier’s

Program Grant provided AJ Bush

Sustainability Awards for the

& Sons with the funding to im-

project. The award was granted

plement a bioenergy project that

for outstanding performance in

converts its wastewater into energy

improving its operational efficiency

to help power its operations. The project which was also delivered by Wiley, reduced ongoing fossil

by applying environmentally benefiŠ

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cial processes, systems or practices. igu el ga rc

fuel energy consumption by more than 34%.

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