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Environment friendly products

Energy Rating

iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Android, and other apps - How much will it cost to power? - Find out fast before you buy your new appliance.

Department of Industry

Energy Rating

The Energy Rating label enables consumers to compare the energy efficiency of domestic appliances and provides an incentive for manufacturers to improve the energy performance of appliances. Provides a guide to choosing energy efficient appliances and products in all sectors (residential, commercial and industrial).

Department of Industry

Energy rating - compare products

Compare details including energy efficiency and star ratings for a range of electrical appliances that carry an energy label. Lists residential, commercial and industrial products which have been registered for minimum energy performance standards (MEPS).

Department of Industry

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

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

GreenPower is the only voluntary government accredited program that enables your energy provider to purchase renewable energy on your behalf. A joint initiative of state governments, GreenPower guarantees that the renewable electricity you buy meets stringent environmental standards.Making the switch is easy. Use this site to find more.

National GreenPower Accreditation Program

Truck Buyers Guide

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

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 the Environment

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