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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.

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Worth a pretty green penny!

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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.

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Strata Building Upgrade Finance

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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

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SMF Solar

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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…

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Green Roofs

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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…

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EUA legislative update and Third Party Administration for Councils

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The first quarter of 2014 has seen some significant changes in EUA legislation with South Australia releasing draft legislation for community consultation.

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Business Case for Environmental Upgrade Agreements

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ClimateWorks, in partnership with the Sustainable Melbourne Fund and other project partners, is developing a Business Case for Environmental Upgrade Agreement (BC4EUA) online tool.

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Energy Efficient Office Buildings Grant

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Sustainable Melbourne Fund is continuing to work closely with Sustainability Victoria’s Energy Efficiency Office Buildings program.

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CEO’s Update

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…

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Welcome to our updated website – Keeping it simple!

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It has been a very busy quarter, but in keeping with a short work-week this is a short post to welcome you to our new website! The Sustainable Melbourne Fund has taken your feedback and…

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