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Sunday, July 24, 2011

Ted Baillieu - Many Quick and Simple Ways to Save Energy

Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu was on the attack, claiming his government's analysis shows gas and electricity bills under the planned carbon tax will cost the state's public hospitals an extra $13.6 million for the 2012/13 financial year.

There are many quick and simple ways to start saving energy now

Visit ResourceSmart online for ideas on how to save energy IN VICTORIA
as well as other ways to shrink your impact on the environment.


... energy use is a major contributor to Victoria's greenhouse gas emissions. But by making a few simple changes to your habits, ... to your electricity provider, you can make immediate and dramatic cuts to your ... emissions.

  • Electricity and gas bills

    If your bills are higher than you expect, look at your energy use ...

  • Energy and Water Taskforce

    Free ... assessments and retrofits are available ...

  • Energy saver incentive

    To help combat climate change and encourage Victorians to undertake energy saving actions, the Victorian Government has launched the Energy Saver Incentive.

  • Find a trained ...sustainability assessor

    Get ... assessed by a qualified ... sustainability assessor who can provide advice on how to reduce your ... impact on the environment.

  • ResourceSmart Retail Program

    When it comes to buying energy and water efficient products ..., for the right advice at the right place visit one of the participating ResourceSmart retailers.

Australia's largest solar thermal cooling system now running at Echuca Hospital in regional Victoria read more...