Posts Tagged "energy saving"

Energy Efficiency Software, Accredited raters and your house

Energy Efficiency Software, Accredited raters and your house

In this issue of the blog I thought I would elaborate on energy efficiency software and how it effects your next house, extension or addition.  As alot of us know, each new house requires software modelling if it does not fit in with the deemed to satisfy provisions of the BCA (Building Code of Australia). Many designers and Architects are having this service done now without even attempting to...

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Hydro Tasmania has plans for Australia’s largest wind farm

Hydro Tasmania has plans for Australia’s largest wind farm

Ecogeneration in their latest online newletter outlined plans about Hydro Tasmania’s plans for Australia’s largest ever wind farm. As Tassie is our home state this is literally close to home!, there is already plenty of controversy over Aurora Energy (hydro created power supplier) and how it buys and sells power since the Bass Link that connects Tasmania into the Victorian...

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Why arn’t we saving energy!

Why arn’t we saving energy!

This is a great blog post I found on designbuildsource recently and thought it should be shared, check it out! With so much effort having gone into green building and construction throughout Australia, a recent report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showing that overall household energy consumption was on the rise and that household energy consumption per capita had not improved...

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