The ACT Public Trustee House, 4 Mort Street Canberra, had problems common to many ageing commercial buildings. It had a poor energy rating, a heating, ventilation and cooling (HVAC) system near the end of its operational life and some tenancy leases were due to expire.
- Improvement from 2 to 4.5 star NABERS Energy rating
- Investment of $1.5 million with a payback period of as little as one year
- Increase in asset value estimated at $1.4 million