In the News

Industry input sought on extending NABERS rating scale

NSW DECCW looking into extending NABERS Energy for Offices rating scale from current 5 star rating to 7 stars in early 2011. Interested parties are requested to comment by 18 February 2011

10 Dec 2010

In the News

WME Smart Metering at the Mall

Some 24 Queensland businesses have found a smart way to achieve substantial water savings in one of the state's largest shopping centres through an integrated smart metering technology initiative. The Water Conservation Group initiated the Logan Hyperdome Water Save Program last year and has established on site assessments and supporting action plans to save 5 ML a year in water savings.

04 Dec 2010

In the News

Central Cost NSW Water Savings Fund open for application

Round 5 of the Central Coast Water Savings Fund is now open for applications, offering $1.29 million for new projects to save water on the Central Coast. Applications close 5pm, 17 February 2011. More info

01 Dec 2010

In the News

WCG Sponsors for National Conference of Stormwater Industry Association

WCG are happy to be involved as a Silver Sponsor for the first National Conference of Stormwater Industry Association with the theme 'Creating a Storm: the Future of Stormwater Management in Australia' From 8 to 12 November 2010 at Star City Casino Sydney. Everything is on the agenda - stormwater for potable use, stormwater for micro climate management, stormwater for communities - all underpinned by world leading research and advanced policy. The National Conference of the Stormwater Industry Association will bring delegates together to hear more than 80 industry experts talk about the latest developments in stormwater and "... the Future of Stormwater in Australia ".

03 Nov 2010

In the News

WCG staff in Scott 24 Hour Race

WCG Managing Director Guenter Hauber-Davidson and Senior Water Savings Engineer Mitchell Dixon thrashed their bodies around the punishing mountain biking course at last weekend's Scott 24 hour race at Mt Stromlo in Canberra. Check out their results.

06 Oct 2010

Published Articles

Gold Coast Marina

This article explores the big savings available to marinas though an analysis of wastewater discharge billing.

01 Oct 2010

Published Articles

Broken Hill Smart Water Metering for Parks and Ovals

Broken Hill smart water monitoring for parks and ovals irrigation Prior to water restrictions, some councils used 70% of their total water consumption for irrigation. In response to long term water strategies required for water wise parks and gardens, Broken Hill City Council has just implemented a cost-effective, cutting-edge new online smart water monitoring irrigation system.

18 Aug 2010

In the News

National Water Week - Ambassador Initiative

National Water Week 17-23 October 2010. As part of National Water Week 2010 the Australian Water Association is launching the National Water Week Ambassador initiative. All AWA members are invited to become NWW ambassadors and work with schools and local communities to improve water literacy. If you are interested in become a NWW ambassador please.

02 Aug 2010

In the News

WCG Achieves GreenStar Accreditation

WCG congratulates Qld State Market and Delivery Manager Ryan Dillon on successfully becoming a Green Star Accredited Professional with the Green Building Council of Australia

09 Jul 2010

In the News

New Funding Announced

Tune Up Canberra is a 50/50 ACT Government grants program to encourage owners of commercial office buildings to make their buildings more energy and water efficient. Round 2 closes 10 September 2010 More info Strengthening Basin Communities Program - Dept of the Environment, Water, Heritage & the Arts. Local government bodies and urban Water service providers in the Murray Darling Basin are invited to apply for funding to invest in Water saving initiatives that will meet the needs of the local communities responding to a future with less Water. More info Victorian Government StormWater & Urban Recycling Fund - Grants now available for new Water projects. Applications are now open. Funding is available to encourage the adoption of local StormWater harvesting and urban Recycled Water projects in 2010. Applications close 19 August 2010 at 5.00pm More info

01 Jul 2010

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