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An in depth review of the Nabers consultation paper on trigeneration and it’s potential effects on Precinct Trigeneration and District Energy http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/archives/37684 Jonathan Prendergast, Director of Prendergast Projects, authored this paper.
City of Sydney to install 1.25MW of solar panels across Sydney roofs, to achieve goal of 30% renewable energy production and reducing 2,100 tonnes of CO2 p.a http://reneweconomy.com.au
Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Greg Combet, yesterday announced $42 million of funding as part of the Community Energy Efficiency Program. 63 recipients will receive the funding for various projects including HVAC efficiency projects, trigeneration for aquatic centres … Continue reading
A look into the success of the District Heating system in Aalborg, Denmark, and the potential for District Energy in Australia on The Fifth Estate. http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/archives/33729 Jonathan Prendergast, Director of Prendergast Project, authored this case study.
City of Sydney and Cogent sign contract for the establishment of the nations first city wide low carbon network. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-04-03/city-of-sydney-signs-green-energy-deal/3929314?section=nsw and a Fifth State article with more detail on the historic signing of the agreement and project details. http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/archives/33538 Prendergast … Continue reading
General Electric (GE) Energy CEO believes Dandenong’s new cogeneration is good for business and Dandenong. Read more at http://www.thefifthestate.com.au/archives/33280 Prendergast Projects provided project management, client representation, technical and commerical consulting services to Places Victoria on this project.
Switching off the new way to save money and electricity. An old idea that seems to be forgotten in a time when electricity prices and consumption is rising. http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/politics/its-time-to-switch-on-to-the-great-switch-off-20120307-1ukby.html
Global Mail starts with a bang. A good analysis of our electricity grid and supply issues facing our community. http://www.theglobalmail.org/feature/the-hidden-cost-of-infinite-energy-part-1/19/
The new Grocon developed Government Services Building, the first development in the Revitalising Central Dandenong project (by Places Victoria), has been accredited 6 Star Green Star Office Design (v 3). This rating is equivalent to worlds best practice. http://www.gbca.org.au/project-directory.asp#976 The … Continue reading
A new cogeneration plant in Dandenong will provide low carbon electricity and heating to existing and future buildings in Dandenong. Read More at http://dandenong-leader.whereilive.com.au/news/story/green-light-for-an-energy-first-in-dandenong/ Prendergast Projects provided project management, client representation, technical and commerical consulting services to Places Victoria on this … Continue reading