High ceilings, floor to ceiling windows and fans help keep visitors cool in Greens & Co.
“We have air-conditioning but we try to keep things comfortable without it. For most of the year it’s pleasant just having the doors and windows open” explains co-owner Deb Saunders.
Businesses can slash their energy bills by working with the natural temperature when Perth’s weather is mild, rather than pumping electricity into climate control.
Greens & Co is hoping to have solar panels one day, but at the moment they reduce their electricity use as much of possible through behaviour.