Interactive energy efficient house

There are many simple (often free) changes that you can make that will result in big energy savings.
Check out our 10 easy tips to help keep your energy bills down.

Move your mouse over the house to discover ways you can use energy more efficiently. Click on the feature for lots more information on the topic.

Energy efficiency opportunities
Roof insulationWall insulationFloor insulationWall insulation

Home Insulation

Insulating your home is the most effective way to reduce energy bills.

Door sealingWeather proof blindsCurtainsWindow sealing

Weather Proofing & Sealing

Air leaks can account for up to 25 per cent of heat loss in winter. Double-glazing, and curtains and blinds, will also significantly reduce energy consumption.

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Washing machineFridgeTelevision

Household Appliances

Choose appliances and products that are energy efficient, and switch them off at the wall when they are not in use.

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Concession card holders may be eligible for a rebate for an efficient appliance.

Winter heating 20 degreesAir conditionerSummer cooling 26 degrees

Efficient Heating & Cooling

Replace old energy-intensive heaters and air conditioners. Use temperature control to maximise energy savings.

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Learn more about efficient heating and cooling.

Solar waterHot water unit

Efficient Water Heating

Install a more efficient water heater and reduce your bill significantly.

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Energy saver bulbLampWall light

Energy Efficient Lighting

Save up to $19 per year per globe by using energy-efficient light globes.

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Smart meterSmart meter display

Smart meter

Smart meters will help you learn more about your electricity use so you can reduce your consumption - and save money on power bills.

Did you know you can track your electricity use in almost real time, using smart meter data and a web portal or in-home display.

Solar panel

Solar Panels

Install solar panels and generate your own renewable energy.

Once you have a solar energy system, any excess power you generate can be fed back into the power grid. This can give you a financial return, and is know as feed-in tariff.

Water saving shower head

Water Saving Shower Heads

Replace your conventional showerhead and save water and energy.

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