Cool your house smarter in summer and be warmer this winter. Discover simple life hacks to reduce your power bill and save money.
Help shape Australia’s energy future by downloading the CSIRO Energise App
The new CSIRO Energise App gives each of us the opportunity to be a ‘citizen scientist’ by contributing information about energy consumption in our own households to a major research project. The...Continue Reading
How much does it cost to power an electric car around Australia?
When we think of electric cars, most of us think of Elon Musk, or his electric car company Tesla.When we imagine the setting for this Tesla car we’ve just conjured, we generally think of city...Continue Reading
Living with the Tesla Powerwall for a year: the first Australian case study
Savings in excess of 90% have been reported by the first Australian to install a Tesla Powerwall after a year of living with the solar system. And with rapid advancements making home...Continue Reading
National Clean Technologies Conference
The Sunshine Coast’s reputation as being the cleantech capital of Australia was boosted when Arron Wood was announced as MC of next year’s National Clean Technologies Conference. Former Young Australian of the Year and Prime Minister’s...Continue Reading
Questions to ask before getting solar PV installed
Solar PV prices having rapidly fallen over recent years, whilst energy prices seem to keep increasing. Having a solar system installed on your roof can be a smart investment. Panels will often pay for themselves...Continue Reading
Sustainable business practices boost SME success
Australian SMEs are set to benefit from customers demanding more than just a place to shop, with around three quarters (73 per cent) of shoppers actively seeking out businesses that offer sustainable products and services. The...Continue Reading
Switch off and save: The appliances that eat into your energy bill
You€۪re taking positive steps to reduce your energy use by turning down the heater or air conditioner, but did you know that a number of household appliances are busy using electricity even...Continue Reading
The most energy sucking appliances in your home?