Business energy efficiency assistance
Type: Business premises
Contact: EnergexIf you have questions not answered in this summary please refer to the Energex website. Your Energy Savings does not look after this program.
The Energex Positive Payback for business scheme provides South East Queensland businesses with financial support to upgrade certain appliances, equipment and processes. Upgrades can include lighting, refrigeration, heating, ventilation and cooling, lifts and elevators, hot water and steam, motors, building management systems and power factor correction.
By upgrading equipment this reduces peak demand both on the electricity network and on site, and reduces your business’s energy use.
To be eligible, your business must:
- have an ABN
be located in one of the following areas:
- the Beenleigh Region
- the Caboolture Region
- Gold Coast
- Inner Brisbane
- Northern Brisbane
- South West Brisbane / Greater Ipswich
- Southern Brisbane
- Sunshine Coast.
A number of other conditions apply. Check your eligibility on the Energex website.
The Positive Payback for business initiative offers financial assistance to businesses, in eligible areas, that implement programs to reduce peak electricity demand at their site.
Demand reduction solutions that your business may implement include:
- heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) upgrades or replacements
- lighting upgrades or replacements
- motor upgrades or replacements
- refrigeration upgrades or replacements
- power factor correction (PFC)
- demand management systems (or building management systems)
- lifts and elevators
- hot water and steam.
The Energex Frequently Asked Questions page contains more useful information.
Positive Payback for business
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