Archive for February, 2012

Federal grant programs for smarter energy use announced

The Federal Government has announced a series of energy efficiency programs designed to encourage smarter energy use in business, local government, households and communities. The programs, and their associated funding allocations are: The Community Energy Efficiency Program – $200 million to assist local government, not-for-profit and community organisations to undertake energy efficiency upgrades to community […]

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Record clean energy investment in 2011

Investment in clean energy increased by 5 per cent on 2010 levels to $260 billion in 2011 – almost five times the investment made in 2004 – according to new data released by Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Read the complete article here

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