The Baillieu Government is on the threshold of a ground-breaking venture. During the 2010 election campaign, the Coalition committed to improving the average energy rating of Victoria’s existing homes to 5 stars. This means raising around one million homes to a 5 star standard – an av
The One Million Homes Alliance comprises consumer, community services and environment organisations with expertise in environmental, social and consumer policy. Most are also experienced practitioners of household energy and water efficiency upgrades. Our aim is to see a fair and effe
The ATA believes the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) to be a vital part of Australia’s transition to a clean energy future – and one that must engage with and support a significant number of clean energy projects this decade if Australia is to meet the targets required by clim
The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) welcomes the opportunity to respond to the Draft Statement of Approach - AER price comparator website (the Draft Approach).
ATA supports the AER’s decision to include an option for consumers with solar photovoltaic (PV) systems to compar
ATA welcomes the opportunity to submit a response to the AEMC’s Approach Paper on Energy Market Arrangements for Electric and Natural Gas Vehicles.
The ATA has two member branches (in Melbourne and Geelong) that are specifically devoted to EVs including developments in EV technolog
We write regarding the Victorian Government’s Transitional Feed-in Tariff (TFiT) policy. The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) is concerned that the TFiT, as designed, will not achieve the Victorian Government’s stated policy objective of providing system payback for most Victo
Residential Buildings Mandatory Disclosure is a Council of Australian Governments (COAG) proposal.
The COAG has agreed that all governments will ensure that regulatory processes in their jurisdiction are consistent with the principles of Best Practice Regulation. These principles a
The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) welcomes the opportunity to respond to the AER price comparator website – Issues paper (the Issues Paper).
The ATA engages closely with its members on a diverse number of issues including feed-in and consumption tariffs, smart meters, re
Victoria has an opportunity to take a continuing leadership role nationally with respect to sustainability. The most effective way of demonstrating this leadership is through the establishment of ambitious goals and a strong sustainability agency that will set Victoria apart from othe
The NSW Government are planning to retrospectively change Legislation on the solar feed in tariff rate for 120,000 NSW (Solar Bonus Scheme) households from 60c kW/h to 40c kW/h from 1st July.
We believe this is completely unjust, totally unwarranted and potentially unlawful. We enc