In 2020/2021, we received several grants and administered ten projects – researching best renewables for Yea.
preparing for climate adaptation, and
installing solar PV and batteries on community buildings.
Total Value for Yea – $194,000
Solar PV and batteries installed at the Men’s Shed and Pottery Studio.
The RACV Solar Crew.
Community Energy in Yea
In December 2021, 40.9% of buildings in Yea and surrounds have solar panels on their roof. With this in mind, we commissioned a study by ANU to determine whether a community battery would be beneficial to Yea.
Community Battery Report
40.9% of buildings in Yea and surrounds have Solar PV.
Report commissioned by 2030Yea. Email for a copy.
Energy efficiency in Yea
In 2022, 2030Yea is offering an Energy Efficiency Advice service. Whether you are renting, renovating or building, there is much you can do to reduce power bills and make your home more comfortable.
Help to reduce your power bills
Compare energy providers for the lowest tariff.
Seal gaps and check ceiling, wall and floor insulation.
Change your hot water heating to a heat pump.
Use internal and external window shading.
Do your wash with cold water.
The cheapest energy is the energy you don’t need to use.