Australian Energy Foundation

Council has partnered with the Australian Energy Foundation to provide our residents with free, expert advice on how to reduce energy consumption and avoid hefty bills.

Find out about:

Solar Panels & Battery Storage: Thinking of powering your home with solar energy? Using satellite imagery, our energy advisors can help you determine whether your property is suitable for solar panels or solar batteries.

Draught-Proofing: Find out how sealing up gaps and cracks can improve thermal efficiency in your home and keep your energy costs down.

Insulation: Proper insulation ensures a comfortable temperature in your home. We can help you find out how to check whether you have enough insulation in your home and what solutions you can look into if you don’t.

Heating & Cooling: From split systems and fans to ducted heating and fire places, our complete air conditioner and energy efficient heater guides will help you keep your home comfortable, whatever the season.

Hot Water: Is your hot water system due for an upgrade? We can help you discover efficient systems such as hot water heat pumps so you can cut costs without sacrificing on comfort or convenience.

Windows: Can curtains and blinds improve energy efficiency? Do window films really work? Our energy advisor can help you understand your options and prepare your windows in time for winter.

Lighting: Find out how to choose the perfect light fixtures and fittings for your home and whether you’re eligible for any rebates.

Electricity Bills: Get tips on how to shop around for the best energy tariff and find out how you can get paid $50 just for comparing.

Referrals to fully vetted suppliers: Want a quote from a reputable supplier? AEF runs a rigorous procurement process so you can make your home efficient with ease and confidence

What’s next?

Who is the Australian Energy Foundation?

  • The Australian Energy Foundation is a for purpose organisation, leading the way to an equitable zero carbon society. They accelerate the energy transition by empowering communities to take action. Read more about AEF.