Manera Heights Apartments is committed to reducing our environmental impact and carbon footprint. As part of this process all rooms have been fitted with energy saving LED globes, water conserving shower roses and dual flush toilets. All windows are either double of smart glass, all roof spaces are fully insulated with R3.5 batts. All air conditioning has been replaced with more efficient inverter split systems or ducted Air conditioning. The property currently has 15kw of solar panels, which covers approximately 33% of our energy consumption.
To date based on 2015 levels, we have been able to reduce our energy consumption by 50%, and our carbon footprint by 60%, and water consumption by 40%.
All products and services are sourced from socially responsible suppliers, with a preference given to local and regional suppliers and trades.
Manera Heights Apartments also involved with and supports the following community organizations and programs donating approximately 1% of our gross income annual to charity, through products services or donation of time to the following:
- Orana Support Services (Dubbo)
- Dubbo Base Hospital
- Earth Hour
- Clean Up Australia Day
- Australian Red Cross
- House With No Steps
- Doctors Without Borders
- Bin Trim Landfill Waste Réduction Program
- Dubbo Park Run
We thank you for your assistance in helping us care for our environment.