Resources

 

Survey of national opinion on electricity prices and energy efficiency
In late 2013 the Energy Efficiency Council, CHOICE and Brotherhood of St Laurence undertook a major national survey on household views on energy.  The survey found that householders are more concerned about electricity bills than other cost-of-living expenses and want their State Governments to help reduce energy costs through energy efficiency.

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"Guide to Connecting a Distributed Generator in Victoria" - By Sustainability Victoria, this guide aims to help prepare you for applying and connecting a generator to the electricity distribution network in Victoria.  It outlines how to follow relevant rules and regulations and explains how to negotiate a connection or a network access arrangement with your Distribution Network Service Provider (DNSP).

"Green Leases" - The Australia Government has released a Tenant's Guide to Green Leases and the Green Lease Handbook, which are now available online for download. Click here to download. - October 2012
 

"Building Retofit Online Tutorials" - Two presentations by Dr Paul Bannister for the 'Introduction to Retrofitting Seminar Series'.  Useful information segmented into topic-based videos - May 2012

Energy Smart Buildings Magazine Autumn 2011 issue

"Sustainable Buildings - the English Approach" Presentation to ASBEC by Sarah Sturrock, Deputy Director of Sustainable Buildings, UK Department of Communities and Local Government.