Government programs

There are a number of programs run and/or funded by governments to help you access sustainable technologies:

  1. NILS: 50% subsidies and interest-free loans for concession card holders on energy efficiency items, run by NILS Tasmania. NOW OPEN - Get in fast!
  2. TEELS: Interest-free loans on energy efficiency items for all Tasmanian households and small businesses, run by Aurora Energy. OPEN NOW! Read more here
  3. RET: Rebate on renewable energy items including solar panels, heat pump hot water, and solar hot water; run by the Australian Government. This is an ongoing program, with rebates gradually decreasing to the year 2030.


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