Business & Investment

Energy efficiency

Energy Efficiency Best Practice Guides

The Energy Efficiency Best Practice Guides have been developed by Sustainability Victoria to lead decision makers and service providers through changes that deliver best practice solutions to business.

Energy Efficiency Videos and Tool

Ai Group have developed a series of short videos covering topics such as energy efficiency, optimisation and management as well as energy saving technologies/options as well as an energy management tool. The videos cover Motors & Drives, Lighting, Process Cooling & Refrigeration, Compressed Air, Easy Wins, Demand Management, Energy Data Management and Understanding your Bill. The 'Online Energy Dashboard' is a tool to help businesses track their energy usage. The videos and tool are now available at:

Energy saving checklists

Use these checklists to find energy saving opportunities to include in your energy management system plan. Consult staff for ideas and tell them about any changes to their areas before they are made.

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Energy saving checklist

Using office equipment

Education is essential to help your staff understand how to use technology in a sustainable way. Include sustainable practices in staff induction, train staff how to use equipment and circulate regular reminders.

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Take action switch off


Learn how to use transport more efficiently and save money.

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Take action transport

Cogeneration - Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) from businesses considering cogeneration projects, and is intended for small to mid-size cogeneration projects (<10MW electricity).

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Cogeneration FAQs

Energy Saver Incentive (formerly known as VEET)

The Energy Saver Incentive (ESI) is a Victorian Government program that aims to make energy efficiency more affordable for Victorian businesses and households, helping them to reduce energy costs. The scheme gives access to discounts and special offers for Victorian business.