Energy Efficiency: Cider Press

Real-time energy monitoring sites at horticultural operations throughout PA. Kauffman's Fruit Farm & Market in Bird-in-Hand, Lancaster County, is the site example for a cider press.
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One of two cider presses at Kauffman's Fruit Farm & Market

Value-added products add another dimension of energy usage to Pennsylvania's horticultural operations. Fruit products like sauce and juice require specialized equipment that rely on electrical motors for processing, packing and storage.

To see real-time energy data showing electricity usage at Kauffman's cider press, visit the Pennsylvania Renewable Energy Monitoring Network (PREMNET).