Households and small businesses across Australia that install a small scale renewable energy system (solar, wind or hydro) or eligible hot water system may be able to receive a benefit under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) to help with the purchase cost.
The Ergon Energy PeakSmart air conditioning program provides Queensland households and businesses connected to Ergon’s network with financial incentives of up to $400 for purchasing and installing a PeakSmart air conditioner or converting an existing air conditioner to PeakSmart.
The Energex PeakSmart air conditioning program provides south east Queensland households, businesses, builders, developers, retailers and tradies with financial incentives for purchasing and installing a PeakSmart air conditioner.
The Energy Rating Label shows the energy efficiency and energy consumption of rated products allowing comparison of running costs over the life of the product.
Feed-in tariffs for renewable energy pay for excess electricity generated by small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) or wind power systems.
The Energex Hot Water Rewards scheme provides rebates of $200 to eligible south east Queensland households that connect an electric hot water system to an economy electricity tariff.
The Energex Positive Payback provides eligible south east Queensland businesses with financial support to upgrade appliances, equipment and processes including lighting, refrigeration, HVAC, lifts and elevators, hot water and steam, motors, building management systems and power factor correction.
The Queensland ecoBiz program assists businesses save money on their energy, water and waste bills through energy efficiency and sustainability initiatives.
The No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS) offers individuals and families on low incomes access to safe, fair and affordable loans for purchasing appliances and some other essential household expenses.
The Energy Rating Calculator App is available from energyrating.gov.au to assist consumers choose energy-efficient appliances and save on electricity bills.