Winery Energy Management

Gain a better understanding of SA's electricity market and how this affects your winery. Actively manage your electricity charges using demand management strategies and technologies.

Winery Network Charges & Demand Management Guide (2019) Winery Network Charges & Demand Management Guide (2019) (7036 KB)


Energy costs account for 15% of total operating costs for wineries. Effective energy management is important for future competitiveness of all South Australian wineries. Green Industries SA has worked in collaboration with the South Australian Wine Industry Association to assist the industry to reduce energy consumption, manage electrical demand and alleviate the cost pressure associated with energy.   Visit the South Australian Wine Industry Association for toolkits to assist with more approaches to planning energy efficiency improvements for wineries and to identify opportunities to optimise and upgrade energy intensive equipment.