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Environment friendly products

Energy Rating

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How much will it cost to power? – Find out fast before you buy your new appliance.

Department of Industry and Science

Energy Rating

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Find the most efficient product for you. The Energy Rating label enables consumers to compare the energy efficiency of domestic appliances. Choose energy efficient appliances and products in all sectors (residential, commercial and industrial).

Department of Industry and Science

Fuel consumption guide database 1986-2003

Compare the fuel consumption of different vehicles sold in Australia between 1986 and 2003. Includes passenger cars and four-wheel drives, and light commercial vehicles up to 2.7 tonnes gross vehicle mass. For vehicles manufactured after 2003 visit the Green Vehicle Guide.

Department of the Environment

Green Vehicle Guide

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Provides ratings on the environmental performance of new vehicles sold in Australia. You can use the guide to see how vehicles compare on greenhouse and air pollution emissions and fuel consumption. For older vehicles, visit the Fuel consumption guide database 1986-2003.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

GreenPower

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Make  a difference. By purchasing GreenPower, households and businesses commit their GreenPower providers to purchasing the equivalent amount of electricity from accredited renewable energy generators, which generate electricity from sources like wind, solar, water and bioenergy.

National GreenPower Accreditation Program

Truck Buyers Guide

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Choosing a small or medium sized truck or commercial vehicle can be a complicated exercise. The guide provides a step by step guide to help you make a well informed choice that suits your business needs while minimising fuel consumption.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Scheme

Compare the water efficiency rating of new household products, including washing machines, dishwashers, toilets, urinals, taps and showers before you buy. The WELS Scheme assists people to purchase, and encourages industry to manufacture, more water efficient products.

Department of the Environment

Your Home

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Your guide to building, buying or renovating a home. It shows how to create a comfortable home with low impact on the environment – economical to run, healthier to live in and adaptable to your changing needs.

Department of Industry and Science