Making an Impact at HomeThe household sector accounts for over 17% of Australia's energy-related greenhouse gas emissions.
Some Australian State Governments' are embarking on energy efficiency initiatives delivered via electricity retailers to help householders reduce their energy consumption, and therefore lower greenhouse gas emissions. Remember, the more energy efficient appliances you have in your home, the more money you are saving on energy bills.
Improving your home's energy-efficiency doesn't just save money; better insulation, for example, reduces heat loss/gain, and double-pane windows make for a quieter home. The possibilities for reducing your home's impact on the environment are endless and can easily add up, saving you money and improving the comfort of your home.
More than 1000 Alcoans are signed up to Make an Impact, making simple changes to their homes and lifestyles so they're part of the solution to climate change. You too can make an impact at home by using the simple tips on this website.