They say neccessity is the mother of invention.
When Ballarat plumber Jarrod Edwards saw that wineries and warehouse-style retailers were struggling to pay for heating and cooling across huge spaces, he came up with an idea.
The Next Generation Air Distributor predicts each day's temperature and heats or cools an area ahead of time without the need for ducts.
It's energy efficient and saves money on power bills.
We caught up with Jarrod Edwards who is now the Director of Next Generation about the Ballarat innovation that is directly and indirectly creating 50 jobs -
If you want to find out more about this local product and where it's being used, click on https://www.nextgenair.com.au/