CEFC funding will be used to help build 1,000 new energy efficient community housing units and retrofit existing homes with solar panels, improved insulation, and more energy efficient appliances and lights.

Affordable housing gets green boost

Some of Western Australia’s lowest income residents may soon be able to access solar panels and other energy efficient devices following the announcement of a $250 million national package aimed at improving existing and helping build greener community housing.


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Can someone explain how this new initiative works in line with Synergy's thinking of increasing the connection costs to $ 800/year? On the one hand the Government is willing to support these new green initiatives but at the same time, those who connect to solar will be asked to pay higher connceting fees every year.

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