Darebin Council chooses natural gas cogen – instead of solar – as part of major energy retrofit at its two community pools that will save it $100k a year.
Category: Smart Buildings
City of Sydney, Property Council call on AEMC to change rules governing electricity supply to incentivise shared, local distributed energy generation.
CSIRO spin-off in deal to deploy its energy management software in major Australian shopping centers, office buildings, hospitals.
The building sector globally currently consumes more energy (34%) than the transport sector (27%) or the industry sector (28%).
CEFC to invest up to $125m in High Income Sustainable Office Trust, which will buy commercial office properties and give them an energy efficiency makeover.
Key IEA report says climate pledges have so far fallen short, extending carbon budget by just 8 months. It has key message for Australia: coal consumption must peak before 2020, Australia’s inefficient coal fleet must be phased out, and wind and solar will underpin new investment to meet climate targets.
SA govt seeks proposals to develop potential 3.6MW solar array for the huge, iconic rooftop of a repurposed car manufacturing plant south of Adelaide.