The energy requirement for milk production in dairying complexes
Dekhnich, I.N.; Osipov, A.I.
Mekhanizatsiya i Elektrifikatsiya Sel' skogo Khozyaistva 7: 36-38
Thirty commercial complexes supporting 400, 600 or 800 cows were studied over 6 years. All were fully integrated and used electricity as the sole energy source. Analysis of the data indicated that total energy requirement could be reduced from 25 to 15 GJ/t milk produced.