Topics

Topics covered by this conference include, but are not limited to:

  • Lessons learnt from government initiatives (e.g. international programs, the Australian Low Income Energy Efficiency Program, LIEEP, state government programs)
  • Retrofitting of homes for energy efficiency
  • Thermal comfort and indoor environmental quality (IEQ)
  • Co-benefits of energy efficiency, health, wellbeing, etc
  • Community engagement
  • Incentives and barriers to energy efficiency in the home
  • Working with indigenous people
  • Working with older people and other vulnerable groups
  • Cost-benefit, cost-effectiveness analyses
  • Housing providers/landlord-tenant relationships
  • Challenges and solutions for energy utilities and retailers
  • Housing stock characterization
  • Householder practices
  • The water-energy nexus, water efficiency
  • Developing and integrating energy efficient technologies for the home
  • Policy implications
  • Data analysis and management
  • Fuel poverty challenges
  • Energy efficiency in Social and Community housing
  • Low-income challenges
  • Efficiency of household appliances, heating & cooling technologies, etc
  • Other relevant topics