What are the eligibility criteria for the Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES)?
• If you have received a REES audit or a REES activity at your current address, for example, a water efficient shower head, you will not be eligible for the same thing again. You may be able to receive a different REES activity, such as LED light globes. Speak to a REES contractor to see what your options are.
• Residents in concession or low-income groups could be eligible for a free energy audit.
• REES activities and targets can differ between retailers. You can call multiple retailers and contractors to see who can help you.
How does the Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES) work and what is offered?
The Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES) is a South Australian government initiative that requires energy retailers to help households and businesses save on energy use and costs and lower their greenhouse gas emissions. South Australian ...
I want help with no-cost energy efficiency or energy savings options?
HINT: while giving advice, you need to be mindful to phrase any behaviour change suggestions as positive and helpful. Show that you want to help. Consumers don’t want to feel judged or deprived. Remember to use the phrase “while still keeping ...
What is the Utility Relief Grant Scheme (URGS)?
URGS - mains Who can apply Holder of eligible concession cards: Pensioner Concession Card, Health Care Card, Veteran’s Affairs Gold Card. If you are a low-income household you may be able to apply, your retailer will determine the eligibility Grant ...
What can the Energy Assistance Program (EAP) do to help me?
THIS PROGRAM IS AWAITING FURTHER FUNDING, AND THE ASSISTANCE LISTED BELOW IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE. WE ARE CURRENTLY LIMITED TO HELPING PEOPLE TO APPLY FOR THE STATE GOVERNMENT'S $250 POWER SAVING BONUS. Prior to July 2021 - Once we determine ...
Can you help me with Energy Terminology?
The following terms are used within the energy sector and throughout the AEMC website https://www.aemc.gov.au/ Accumulation meters measure how much electricity has flowed through them since they were installed. The quantity used in any given period ...