Articles by Tim Forcey

Beyond solar PV renewable heat and why we need it

There’s more to renewable energy than just electricity. Renewable heat is an important alternative to gas for Australian homes and industry.

22 ways to cut your energy bills (before spending on solar panels)

Here is a list of 22 things you can do to improve your home’s energy performance – some cheap, some free..

Hot summers nights, cold winter evenings: How to stay comfortable and save all year

Air conditioners drive up electricity demand, straining the electricity network. So what do you do if you want to enjoy a guilt-free, full night’s sleep?

The cheapest way to heat your home with renewable energy – just flick a switch

Gas bill got you feeling grey? A reverse cycle air conditioner could save you money.

It’s cold in my house and the price of gas is going up – what can I do?

With gas prices rising, many people are shivering while contemplating how big their next gas bill will be. A switch to electricity is one option.