energy efficiency

Guide for commercial LED users released

With the market for LED lighting products in a major expansion phase as more buildings and public spaces undertake energy-efficient lighting upgrades, the Lighting Council of Australia has responded to…

Report: Australia can be zero carbon by 2050

Residential and commercial building energy use would halve and rooftop PV increase 10-fold if an ambitious plan to decarbonise Australia by 2050 is realised.

EECCA throws out a challenge on back of VEET expansion

The Energy Efficiency Certificate Creators Association is calling on the Western Australian and Queensland governments to follow the lead set by Victoria, NSW, South Australia and the ACT in expanding…

Community housing gets an efficiency boost with CEFC finance

More than 200 energy efficient low-income and affordable homes are set to be built by not-for-profit community housing provider SGCH under an Australian-first agreement reached with the Clean Energy Finance…

Home aircon use set to explode by 750 per cent

It sounds like a vicious cycle. Increased temperatures leading to more airconditioning, leading to more energy use, leading to more carbon emissions, leading to increased temperatures.