Energy Efficiency Snapshots (March 2015)

17 Apr 2015

Energy Efficiency Snapshots (March 2015)

Highlights from this month's reports by Green Energy Markets:


  • 116,478 ESCs were surrendered in March to meet 2014 compliance. By 10 April 1.56 million ESCs of the expected 2.6 million had been surrendered.
  • Tomago Aluminium Company was the largest creator of certificates this month, creating 74k ESCs for their smelting electrical energy reduction project under the metered baseline method.
  • 13 per cent of creation was for default savings factor for the sale of whitegoods and high efficiency motor installations.


  • If VEEC creation continues to average 104,025 certificates per week, then a 2015 target of 5.4 million registered certificates will be met in mid December.
  • 383k VEECs were created for lighting activity 21C in March compared with 244k in February. This is a 57 per cent increase in creation volume since last month and is the highest level of creation for a single month we have seen in this activity.
  • 500k VEECs were submitted for registration in March compared with 344k in February. This is the highest level of creation since July 2013.


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