Country:Australia
Year:2008
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2008
Date Ended:2012
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Wind>Onshore, Solar, Solar Thermal, Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Wind>Offshore
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
URL:http://www.environment.gov.au/water/policy-programs/green-precincts/index.html
Funding:AUD13.3 million over four years
Description:

The Green Precincts Fund provided AUD13.3 million over four years to support high-profile demonstration projects that delivered water and energy savings while educating the community about water and energy efficiency. The demonstration projects include those that deliver substantial reductions in greenhouse gas emissions through energy efficiency measures, such as solar power generation, solar hot water services, smart metering, energy efficient appliances and lighting, wind generation and functional green building design.  The program was completed in June 2012. 

date effective: 2008 (December)

date ended: June 2012

Last modified: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:29:02 CET