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The Energy Efficiency Council is closely engaged in the public discussion around the role of energy management in the Australian economy.

The Council issues media releases on key policy developments of interest to the energy management sector, and the Council's experts regularly contribute to articles and news stories – check out latest below.

ARENA funding welcome, but time to start up jobs machine

17 September 2020

The Energy Efficiency Council welcomes the Commonwealth Government’s announcement today of $1.6 billion in funding for ARENA, and $52 million for energy efficiency programs, but say that the Commonwealth and state governments are yet to grasp the big opportunity to drive a jobs boom through energy efficiency stimulus.... read more