City of Port Phillip is recruiting an engineer with expertise in retrofits to step up reduction in mains grid energy use as part of a major program that that council claims will see it reduce carbon emissions by 60 per cent by 2015/16, with the ultimate aim net zero emissions by 2020. A key part […]
Energy and climate policy are certainly entertaining at present. The dominance of crude politics over reality continues.
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.
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 concerns some products may not meet Australian electrical safety standards by releasing a guide to assessing LEDs and LED suppliers for commercial users.