In late August we reported that there was $13.5 Billion invested into the property sector to improve the energy efficiency of buildings. Since the article, Stockland Property Group listed a EUR300 Million bond to finance
The news for solar just keeps changing! Last week’s news article about the rapid decrease in the costs solar installation went from the abstract to the reality this week for Sustainable Melbourne Fund.
The property market jury has considered their verdict – green buildings sell at a premium, a big premium! 200 Victoria Street has delivered the owners with a $10 million or 11.8% premium in six months.
Interest has been growing from owner corporations and property managers regarding suitable finance for strata owned buildings. Strata owned buildings are able to access both EUA and Sustainable Melbourne Fund’s direct investment finance
The City Of Melbourne recently hosted a BBQ lunch to showcase a solar installation that Polivac International installed to their warehouse facility in Kensington. Polivac International, the makers of commercial cleaning equipment installed a 20kW…
UPDATE: See City of Melbourne Counciler Arron Wood discuss green roofs and facades on the ABC’s Lateline and how they can reduce the urban heat island affect. Green roofs are visually appealing to tenants, clients…
The first quarter of 2014 has seen some significant changes in EUA legislation with South Australia releasing draft legislation for community consultation.
ClimateWorks, in partnership with the Sustainable Melbourne Fund and other project partners, is developing a Business Case for Environmental Upgrade Agreement (BC4EUA) online tool.
Sustainable Melbourne Fund is continuing to work closely with Sustainability Victoria’s Energy Efficiency Office Buildings program.
Perhaps one of the most interesting comments I have heard over the last couple of months was from a solar project developer who said, “What we need is a big bag of money available at…