We measure and analyses energy use from individual appliances such as refrigerators and hot water heaters to entire households and local government areas.
Reports and summaries from our investigations are available below.
Analysis of electricity and gas bills for typical households in Sydney and Melbourne.
The analysis showed that for the financial year 2011/12, small to medium users of electricity are more likely to pay less in Sydney on their electricity bills than in Melbourne. While large electricity users are more likely to play less in Melbourne than Sydney.
An examination of energy use, greenhouse gas emissions and electricity demand in multi-unit residential buildings, and comparison to other residential building types.
An examination of the reasons for differences in household electricity consumption and demand in a group of similar medium density residences at Newington.