Queensland's Advanced Clean Energy Schools programme

Last Modified: Fri Mar 23 2018 08:36:55 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 800
    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.
  • 20%
    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.
  • 30
    Number of schools - in each of the Department of Education’s seven regions - that will be part of the first phase of the program.
  • $40 million
    Spend in phase I on installing solar systems.
  • $57 million
    Spend in phase I on implementing energy efficiency measures.