Author Archives: Peter Freelab

Energeia’s review has found Australia’s state based schemes are consistent with…

Energeia’s review has found Australia’s state based schemes are consistent with, and in some respects lead, international best practice. However, detailed analysis reveals a number of significant gaps exist which, if addressed, could cost effectively lower household energy consumption by nearly 50% over the period – nearly double the national target.

Personal power plant technology

Personal power plant technology can provide gas connected residential premises with all of their electricity and hot water heating needs at 23% to 39% of the carbon emissions of today. Energeia’s new analysis shows a positive investment case emerging for larger households in NSW and VIC as early as 2015, rising to 1.5 million households by 2021.