Energy Efficiency Economics & Markets

Cost Benefit Modelling for Hot Water requirements for New Class 1 Dwellings in Victoria

Client: Department of Sustainability and Environment

EnergyConsult undertook cost benefit analysis of the potential impacts of various national MEPS level options if applied to Victoria. This analysis considered take up of the different water heating technology types in areas with and without reticulated gas, hot water consumption in different climate zones and the impact of existing State MEPS. Costs of implementing the different MEPS and the energy/cost savings were all calculated.