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8
Oct

EAGA Partners with Sustainability Victoria

EAGA Partners with Sustainability Victoria to deliver statewide webinar on energy procurement As a follow up to the cross Alliance forum on council electricity contracts (Sept 2017), EAGA joined forces with SV to deliver a one hour webinar four councils unable to attend the forum in person. A live recording of the webinar is available below.
8
Aug

Welcome Glen Eira City Council

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.

8
Jun

Solar Savers

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..

4
Oct

EAGA Wins Premier’s Sustainability Award!

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.

4
Jun

EAGA secures savings for councils

EAGA secures millions in savings for councils The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) has just handed down its final decision for the 2016-20 Electricity Distribution Price Review (EDPR). Our assessment of the final determination documents indicate that the AER have rejected the recommendations put forward in our second submission to the regulatory process. Whilst this is disappointing, the savings generated for

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