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.
Solar Savers launched Solar Savers is a pioneering program supporting pensioner households to install solar with no upfront costs. Solar Savers will be progressively rolled out across 21 participating councils through to June 2019. Visit the website..
EAGA continued it’s winning streak at this year’s Premier’s Sustainability Awards, with the Biodiversity Monitoring Melbourne’s East project taking out the converted Government category. The City of Boroondara accepted the high profile award on behalf of all EAGA members and project partners including the University of Melbourne, ARCUE, BirdLife Australia and ClimateWatch.