Training & Events

Training & Events

In May 2022 the Energy Efficiency Council, in partnership with the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, delivered the 12th National Energy Efficiency Conference in Melbourne, the first in-person conference in three years. 

The conference brought together over 320 of Australia's foremost energy efficiency and energy management experts, forward-thinking policy makers, cutting-edge energy users and innovative industry leaders to debate and analyse the latest thinking on boosting productivity and cutting carbon emissions by saving energy.

The theme The first fuel for net zero focused on the critical role of energy management amidst rapidly evolving policy and technology as Australia's energy markets transition towards net zero emissions. 





Learning From Europe with Adrian Joyce - Highlights from our international address

 Lynne Gallagher & Holly Taylor at NEEC22


Kellie Caught & Dan Silkstone at NEEC22


Ian Learmonth & Luke Menzel at NEEC22


Anthea Harris and Holly Taylor at NEEC22


59 Australian and international speakers presented at the conference over the course of two days. The Energy Efficiency Council is strongly committed to the Equal by 30 campaign and is proud to announce that 46% of speakers were female. 

The incredible lineup of speakers and sessions included:

  • International keynote speakers Adrian Joyce, Director of the Renovate Europe Campaign and Carsten Müller, member of the German Parliament and Chair of the German Industry Initiative for Energy Efficiency (DENEFF).
  • Armchair conversations with ministers Shane Rattenbury MLA, ACT Minister for Water, Energy and Emissions Reduction and The Hon Tim Wilson, former Assistant Minister to the Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction. 

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The National Energy Efficiency Awards 2022 celebrate excellence, innovation and leadership in energy efficiency.

The winners of the National Energy Efficiency Awards 2022 were unveiled at the gala dinner, on the evening of Wednesday 25 May 2022. 

All the winners can be viewed here. Gala Dinner photos can be viewed here.


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