Energy

Finkel Review – What they said

A joint statement from The Australian Conservation Foundation, Friends of the Earth, GetUP!, Solar Citizens has slammed the Finkel review as a poor plan for a fast warming planet. Others find room for optimism.

Sunny times ahead for retail centres

UPDATED: Some of Australia’s largest retail shopping centre owners are going solar, with companies such as Mirvac, ISPT, Stockland and now SCA owners are going solar. ASX-listed property trust SCA…

Queensland hedges its bets on energy

The Powering Queensland Plan unveiled by the Palaszczuk government wants all options on the table, including gas, coal and renewables. While it includes a commitment to achieving a 50 per…

NAB’s energy efficient loan program gets a CEFC top-up

The “overwhelming success” of National Australia Bank’s Energy Efficient Bonus program – which gives a 0.7 per cent loan discount for energy efficiency upgrades – has seen the Clean Energy…

Victorian government gives EUAs a boost

Victoria’s commercial buildings will get a boost to their sustainability potential following the announcement of a new collaboration between the state government and the Sustainable Melbourne Fund. The program involves…