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Electricity demand on the skids – energy efficiency and solar making an impact?

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Hugh Saddler Australian electricity demand has been flat-lining across Australia since 2007-08 yet we have great difficulty determining the precise causes. Unfortunately the electricity authorities – the Australian Energy Market… ..more

Energy efficiency vital to improving profits

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Energy efficiency vital for businesses Updated July 17, 2012 00:22:29 A new survey of the manufacturing sector has found a doubling of businesses focusing on energy efficiency over two years… ..more

Retrofitting – increasing value and lifting rents

Monday, June 25th, 2012

By Scott Elliott – 13 June 2012 The Total Environment Centre is presenting a powerful business case in support of retrofitting low-grade office buildings based on six real life examples… ..more

Energy Efficiency – makes good business sense

Monday, December 26th, 2011

Tina Perinotto, 21st December 2011 Forget the feel good factors in energy efficiency or climate change. At the end of the day, according to green enthusiast Harry Chua, it’s the… ..more

Retrofitting could create 600,000 new jobs Nov 2011

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Retrofitting could  create 600,000long-term green jobs and $400 billion in investment in US Australia has most mature retrofit market World Economic Forum report 15 November 2011 – A World Economic… ..more