Number of state schools which will be part of Queensland's Advancing Clean Energy Schools (ACES) program. The state govt. aims to roll out solar and energy efficiency measures through this new program.
Anticipated reduction in the annual energy bill of the schools once the program is rolled out. Current average annual spend on energy is and the estimated reduction is $10.2 million a year.
Number of schools - in each of the Department of Education’s seven regions - that will be part of the first phase of the program.
Spend in phase I on installing solar systems.
Spend in phase I on implementing energy efficiency measures.