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Make Your Home Energy Efficient

​​​By using a few inexpensive energy efficiency measures you can reduce your energy bills by up to 50%. The more energy efficient your home is the less heat you will need to generate using wood or other fuel sources.

Cool Communities Guide - Home Energy

A Cool Communities Guide to making your home more energy efficient includes information on how to do an energy audit of your home, how your home uses up energy, and advice on the building shells - ceilings, walls, floors, windows - plus lighting, appliances, heating and cooling, hot water, fridges, freezers, and household habits room by room.

  Home Energy Guide   (335Kb)

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This Australian Government website provides a starting point for information about residential energy use.

It includes information on programs and financial support available from the Australian Government as well as state and territory governments.


Other information sources​​​

Energy Efficiency

Recycling fluoro lights in Australia

Tasmanian Climate Change Office

Air Specialist
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4599
Email: Enquiries@epa.tas.gov.au

The Environment Protection Authority acknowledges the Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of lutruwita (Tasmania) and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.