EUAs a better way to pay – for tenants too!

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How an EUA is proven to be the most cost effective way to pay for a building upgrade compared with traditional debt.

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EUA’s a better way to pay

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Sustainable Melbourne Fund’s CEO Scott Bocskay presents at the Total Facilities Live conference held at Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.

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EUA’s support federal government’s emission reduction green paper

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Recently, the Australian federal government released the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) Green Paper.

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1200 Buildings: the progress so far

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The City of Melbourne’s 2013 report on the 1200 Buildings Project checks the pulse for green retrofitting in the CBD.

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Solutions for better performing buildings this summer

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Air conditioning units on most of the city’s commercial buildings were working over-time as the heat absorbing surfaces of roads, streets and roof tops exceeded in some cases over 50 degrees Celsius. Amid this battle…

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5 Steps to securing finance through an EUA

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Securing finance through an EUA is so easy! An EUA is an agreement between a property owner, a bank and local government that facilitates access to long term finance (up to 20 years) at fixed,

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EUAs predicted to generate $4.5 billion in investment

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Sustainable Melbourne Fund (SMF) today welcomes the release of the EUA Finance for the Regions Summary Report. Comprising the findings of a collaborative study conducted by the Eastern Alliance for Greenhouse Action (EAGA) and the Western…

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SMF puts cash in the stockings of environmental innovators this Christmas

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Sustainable Melbourne Fund (SMF) today announced a Christmas drive to attract innovative Australian businesses seeking investment capital. In a market where investors are keeping their wallets closed more often than open, SMF invests up to $500,000…

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Preloved buildings re-loved

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AIRAH’s Preloved Buildings Conference held at Sydney’s Doltone House last month hosted some of Australia’s biggest innovators and thinkers in Australia’s built environment. Exploring the possibilities and challenges of Australia’s existing buildings, the conference was affectionately donned…

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Time to chill out

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Despite our less-than-balmy start to the season, it’s finally high summer! Getting the temperature right in your building can be tricky during this season. There is often staff near ‘the freezing corner’ of the office…

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