Energy efficiency

Time for businesses to have an energy strategy

Rising energy costs are on the minds of people across the country at present. The graph below shows the unprecedented rise in wholesale energy costs. Across the board, prices have doubled over the past five years. Now Origin, Energy Australia and AGL have all announced price increases for electricity and gas starting from July 1,…

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Beyond Freebies for household energy efficiency

National energy efficiency conference

At the recent Energy Efficiency Council National Conference, Ecovantage CEO, Bruce Easton, described how rebates within the schemes have made products free to the householder and without them, we would never have successfully installed products in over 1.5 million households to date. Without a compelling driver (profit), the number of installed energy efficiency products, lights,…

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Get ready for winter workshop

Mal Boyd

Mal Boyd, our in-house draught proofing expert and all round energy efficiency guru, recently ran a ‘Get Ready for Winter Workshop’ for the City of Whitehorse council in Melbourne. The workshop was provided free and was advertised in the local area via a letterbox drop and through the council section of the local paper. Some…

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