AEES Group Blog

In 2018, 59% of Australians (up five points) say ‘global warming is a serious and pressing problem’ about which ‘we should begin taking steps now even if this involves significant costs’. Almost all Australians (84%, up three points) say ‘the government should focus on renewables, even if this means we may need to invest more in infrastructure to make the system more reliable’. Only 14% say ‘the government should focus on traditional energy sources such as coal and gas, even if this means the environment may suffer to some extent’. 

Lowy Institute Poll - Climate change and renewables

Richard Martin - Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Today, by and large and large the residential and commercial adoption of renewable of energy efficiency technologies is mainly about energy cost reduction.  In the longer term however it can be argued that its about establishing a roadmap towards sustainability... 

20/7 - Cleaning up Our Backyard

Richard Martin - Wednesday, June 20, 2018