TITLE

Reminder about solar hot water rebates

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Ecos;Dec2007/Jan2008, Issue 140, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Federal Government's Australian Greenhouse Office (AGO) has sent out a reminder about its $1000 rebate on new solar hot water systems. The rebate is applicable if the applicant household is switching from an electric storage hot water system and has a combined taxable family income of less than $100,000 a year. In addition to federal and state government rebates, solar hot water systems come with tradable Renewable Energy Certificates, which can be used to provide a discount on the upfront cost of the unit.
ACCESSION #
28558386

 

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