Life support system saves nursery energy use and costs

January 18, 2013
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Richmond Nursery found a solution to its energy issues in a HAI by Leviton environmental control system. (Courtesy of ECMweb.com.)
Richmond Nursery found a solution to its energy issues in a HAI by Leviton environmental control system. (Courtesy of ECMweb.com.)
An eight-acre site that includes more than 15 gutter-connected greenhouses needed to find a better way to control the climate while reducing its electricity, heating use and expenses. The answer to this energy conundrum came in the form of an environmental control system that could adapt to the up to 1,000 different varieties under cultivation at any given time.

 To find out more about the system and the impact its had on Ontario's Richmond Nursery, click here

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