This project investigated a range of issues concerning home energy demand.

  • Project dates: 2012
  • Grants and funding: Funded by TransGrid and supported by Ausgrid and Endeavour Energy

The issues investigated included: what practices are considered discretionary and non-discretionary during peak times, and how householders are changing their practices (or likely to change them) in response to various demand management pricing and technology programs. The project has informed demand management strategy and programs in NSW.

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Lead researcher

Dr Yolande Strengers

Dr Yolande Strengers

Senior Research Fellow

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