Melbourne Market LED Upgrade Project

Scope of works

Upgrade of 3350 light fittings at Melbourne Market Authority in Epping from traditional lighting to LED. MMA is 60-hectare purpose built facility. In order to reduce energy costs and improve its carbon footprint, MMA engaged Next Generation Electrical to design, supply, install and commission the LED project.


  • Largest LED upgrade in Victoria.
  • Energy Management system - allowing MMA to view real time financial and energy savings.
  • Complex lighting automation - inclusion of daylight harvesting.

Fast Facts

  • Yearly energy usage 1534 MWh
  • Number of lights upgraded 3350
  • Yearly energy usage (after upgrade) 2837 MWh
  • CO2 Emissions saved 5698 tonnes per year
  • Payback period 2.39 years
  • Savings per year $643k