|Policy Status||In force|
|Date Effective||20 February 2010|
|Agency||•Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency|
|Related Policies||out, Clean Energy Future Package|
|Policy Supersedes||Energy Efficient Homes Package; and Solar Hot Water Rebates Team|
|Policy Sector||•Heating and Cooling (Domestic / Industrial Process)|
|Size of Plant Targeted||Small|
|Description||The Renewable Energy Bonus Scheme (REBS) assists households to save money on power bills and reduce their carbon emissions.
Under REBS, eligible households which replace an electric storage hot water system can claim a rebate of AUD1,000 for installing a solar hot water system or AUD600 for a heat pump hot water system.