On Wednesday 18 July Glen Eira City Council won the Yarra Valley Water – Outstanding Local Government Initiative in Collection/Processing/Marketing for their food waste recycling project at the Australian Organics Recycling Association Awards. Since the introduction of food waste recycling on 1 May 2018, 11,000 kitchen caddies have been delivered to residents and already there has been a significant reduction
In May 2018, EAGA met with the Minister for Roads (Hon. Luke Donnellan MP) to discuss an equitable co-investment model for replacing cost-shared lights. EAGA’s business case report demonstrates that the region may forgo savings of $2.1M and 7,592 tonnes of emissions annually if the lights remain unchanged. An estimated up-front investment of $8.8M is required from the State to
As detailed by the Finkel Review, the need for market reform and smarter ways to ensure security is clear. The recent joint demand response trials between ARENA and AEMO demonstrates the key role demand response will play in this reform. The inaugural Demand Response Conference brought together key individuals and organisations at the forefront of demand response within Australia. EAGA’s
Glen Eira City Council becomes EAGA’s eighth member EAGA welcomes its eighth formal member – Glen Eira City Council! This news marks an exciting period of growth for EAGA as all councils renew their membership to the Alliance for the next four years.