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Energy Efficiency

Warmer Homes, Cheaper Bills

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens support small business and household grants for energy efficiency upgrades.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 24 Feb 2018

Liberal Solar Feed-In Tariff Cut

Media Release - The Hodgman Government’s announced feed-in solar energy tariff cut, from 28c/kWh to just 8.5c/kWh for legacy investors, demonstrates just how little they intend to support the growth of a residential solar sector.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 Nov 2018

TEELS Westpac Credit Card Sham Costs Revealed

Media Release - The information provided through the scrutiny of Aurora Energy confirms the Tasmanian Energy Efficiency Loan Scheme (TEELS) is nothing more than a Westpac credit card gimmick, and an opportunity for the Liberals to pretend they’re doing...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Dec 2017

Liberals Mislead Tasmanians over TEELS Scheme

Media Release - Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' LeaderIn Budget Estimates today, the Energy Minister confirmed the Westpac credit card scheme the Liberals have fraudulently badged as a cost of living measure won't cost the government a cent.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Jun 2017

Real Cost of Living Relief in Greens' Alternative Budget

Media Release - The Tasmanian Greens will continue the roll out of free energy efficiency upgrades to low income households and small businesses, delivering lasting cost of living relief to Tasmanians.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 29 May 2017

TEELS: An Interest Free Loan or a Westpac Credit Card Scheme?

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 2 May 2017

Westpac's Return on Investment for Donations to Tasmanian Liberals?

Media Release - Having scrapped the Labor Green Government's large scale, free, energy efficiency scheme for households, community groups and small business, the Liberals have instead adopted a Harvey Norman style credit scheme to be run by Westpac.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 2 May 2017

Liberals' Energy Inaction Costing Tasmania Millions

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens' Energy spokespersonTasmania has a massive renewable energy generation deficit that is costing a fortune.  The Liberals’ refusal to drive investment in new renewables cost Tasmania an estimated $15 million this...

- 13 Feb 2017

Groom's Renewable Energy Failure

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens' Energy spokespersonAt today’s Government Business scrutiny committee, Minister for Energy, Matthew Groom, showed no sign he has any clear plan to lift Tasmania beyond current inadequate levels of renewable...

- 8 Dec 2016

"What Can We Do, Minister?"

Media Release - Many Tasmanians are concerned and confused by about the mixed messages they’re getting from the government about the energy crisis, and what their role is.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 29 Mar 2016

Housing Waiting Lists and Energy Efficiency

Parliamentary Activity - Notice of MotionTuesday, 2 June 2015Cassy O'Connor MP on tomorrow to moveThat the House:1. Understands that Housing Tasmania’s waiting lists were at their lowest level in a decade under the previous Labor-Green Government;

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Jun 2015

Greens Budget Alternative for those the Liberals forgot

Media Release - Nick McKim MP | Greens Treasury spokespersonCassy O'Connor MP | Greens Health and Human Services spokesperson  

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jun 2015