Submission on the Report for Achieving Low Energy Existing Homes

ASBEC and  the  Property  Council are  grateful  for  the  opportunity  to  provide  input  to  the Report  for Achieving Low Energy Existing Homes.
The Property Council and ASBEC urge the Commonwealth to prioritise the built environment in its plans for emissions reduction.
The challenge for policy makers is to extend the substantial progress made by market leaders across the entire sector. Although the built environment represents some of the lowest cost emissions abatement opportunities, there are persistent barriers to the uptake of energy efficiency that require strong and targeted policy support to address