Energy Efficient Communities Program 2020
The Energy Efficient Communities Program will deliver $40 million in grants to help community groups and businesses lower their energy bills and reduce emissions.
What is the aim of the program?
To help businesses and community organisations save energy and lower bills through:
Who is it for and when do applications open?
The Business Stream has 3 rounds:
The Community Organisations Stream opened on 2 April 2020 and closed on 18 May 2020.
How much are the grants?
Who is eligible?
Business Stream – eligible applicants will be:
Eligible activities include:
Energy Efficient Communities Program – Dairy Farming Business Grants
The Energy Efficient Communities Program – Dairy Farming Business Grants provides dairy farming businesses with grants of up to $20,000 to improve energy efficiency, reduce energy costs and lower on-farm emissions. Grants may be used for equipment replacement, component upgrades, energy audits or feasibility studies.
Close date: 17 Aug 2020 05:00 PM AEST.
Please find more information and eligibility criteria here.
Funding Factsheet From QFF
Please see the Energy Savers Fact Sheet for details on finance and funding options for energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives. View full fact sheet here.
Positive Payback for business for energy efficiency projects such as:
The Eco Efficiency Group
The Eco Efficiency Group also have a great blog on funding options including: