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10 Jul

How to get your kids involved in saving energy

When it comes to setting sustainability habits, it’s important to start early. You’re never too young to learn about sav…

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31 Jan

3 reasons businesses should invest in an energy management system

Small to medium-sized businesses should consider investing in an energy management system (EMS) to gain insight into the…

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27 Oct

The National Energy Guarantee – What this means for energy bills

Learn what the National Energy Guarantee is and how it might affect your electricity bills.

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02 Mar

A comparison of home energy management systems in Australia

Solar PV systems are already commonplace and affordable in Australia, and battery storage is getting there quickly as we…

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26 Jul

How to take control over your rising electricity bill

Normally, it’s not until your electricity bill arrives that you know how much energy you’ve been using. carbonTRACK lets…

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15 Dec

Five things to look for in a home energy management system

There are five essential things every home energy management (EMS) system should come equipped with to be considered tru…

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07 Apr

The pitfalls of WiFi-based home energy management

As you shop around for a home energy management system, there are a number of reasons that you may want to avoid ones th…

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26 May

The Dangers of Standby Power

The typical Aussie home has about 30 devices that constantly draw standby power, accounting for around 10% of a home’s e…

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10 Apr

What is an energy audit?

A home energy audit is the first step to assess how much energy your home consumes and to evaluate what measures you can…

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23 Mar

Your Baby, Your Bill, and the Environment. What you can do.

In the spirit of preparation here are a few helpful tips you can put in place before the arrival of your baby, to save o…

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28 Sep

Energy Blindness and how to solve it

You could be energy blind. Energy blindness occurs when someone has a limited or no understanding of their home energy p…

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24 Nov

How carbonTRACK Can Save Homeowners Time and Money

In the modern household, time and money go hand in hand. Electricity will always be consumed, so inefficient use can lea…

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11 Oct

Why should Australian schools look into renewable energy initiatives?

Renewable energy initiatives are becoming increasingly popular in schools across Australia.

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17 Oct

How much of your Electricity Bill is for Hot Water?

Did you know that hot water is one of the biggest users of electricity in your home?

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24 Jan

How businesses can cut their energy costs with carbonTRACK 

Sticking to your business budget is challenging, the costs quickly add up and at the end of the month/quarter, the last …

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06 Sep

How to Spring Clean your Energy Habits

With winter energy costs eating up a chunk of your household budget, spring brings the perfect opportunity to spring cle…

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04 May

How to Stay Warm and Save Energy this Winter (8 tips)

We might not like it, but winter is well and truly on it's way. Here's how to start preparing for those colder months!

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03 Apr

Sustainability in the Classroom – Creative ideas to go green!

Educating kids on sustainable living is a great way to do your part for the environment.

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01 Jan

Managing demand can save two power stations' worth of energy at peak times

The forecast for future blackouts in Australia doesn’t look good if there’s no change in our energy demand and supply.

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21 Dec

How to save energy in the New Year

Need some ideas on resolutions to make your home or business more energy efficient?

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23 Nov

Standby Power – stop the energy suckers in your home

There are vampires lurking in your home sucking your energy. Don’t believe me? Read and see.

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23 Nov

Is now the right time to take the solar leap?

Going solar is one of the smartest moves a homeowner can do in Australia. But is now the right time to install solar pan…

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31 Jan

How energy efficient are your appliances?

Appliances make up at least 30% of your electricity bill. Homeowners rely more on appliances than ever before which mean…

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24 Feb

5 ways carbonTRACK helps you make the most of your solar batteries

With rooftop solar already commonplace, batteries are the next frontier in home energy. But as long as home battery pric…

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15 Dec

Taking ‘smart home’ to the next level: Introducing intelligent home energy management

You may live in a 'smart home', but is it intelligent? We look at the difference between a smart home and an intelligent…

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22 Dec

7 things a new homeowner should do to save money

If you’re just bought a new home, perhaps for the first time, you’re probably on a pretty tight budget. Luckily, there a…

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03 Oct

Why now is the time to consider installing a Home Energy Management system?

Home energy management systems (HEMS) allow homeowners to record, measure and act on their billing in a ‘smart’ way.

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23 Jun

Beyond energy management: How carbonTRACK helps businesses optimise their performance

Whether you run a corner store or manage a retail chain with thousands of shops nation-wide, carbonTRACK can help you do…

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24 Nov

What is Energy Efficiency?

Energy efficiency is more than just a buzz word. It is both a science and discipline observed by countries, organisation…

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04 Dec

Power factor – Watt even?

A low power factor can increase the costs of your bills. Let’s start with what power factor is.

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11 Apr

What is a home energy management system?

Home energy management systems (HEMS) are gaining popularity as small-scale solar power and battery storage become more …

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07 Feb

What to do in a Blackout

Power outages can happen at any time, and there are many different reasons why you might suddenly lose power.

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05 Feb

carbonTRACK battery management dashboard
Life with a Home Battery

Batteries are the next big thing in home energy, and carbonTRACK has created a product that expands its possibilities. W…

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19 Jan

What is passive solar design?

Passive solar design optimises energy from the sun, and redistributes it throughout the building by careful planning of …

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21 Dec

How to save energy in the New Year

Need some ideas on resolutions to make your home or business more energy efficient?

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15 Dec

How These Local Councils are Leading the Way in Sustainability

Local councils are leading the way, with impressive projects across renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainable …

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08 Dec

50 Facts About Solar Energy

Wrap your brain around every fun fact under the sun (no pun intended) about solar.

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04 Dec

Power factor – Watt even?

A low power factor can increase the costs of your bills. Let’s start with what power factor is.

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30 Nov

A carbonTRACK engineer focuses intently as he works on the board of a carbonTRACK Smart Hub
Smart Grid Technology will benefit us all

There are many benefits to investing in Smart Grid technology, here are just a few.

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28 Nov

carbonTRACK launches its LoRaWAN Platform

This year carbonTRACK is involved in the Massive Murray Paddle by helping to ensure that participants are kept safe b…

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24 Nov

How carbonTRACK Can Save Homeowners Time and Money

In the modern household, time and money go hand in hand. Electricity will always be consumed, so inefficient use can lea…

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