Monthly Archives: July 2018

Project #2 Ballarat General Cemetries

2018-07-22T06:17:27+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

Ballarat General Cemeteries Ballarat General Cemeteries is a not for profit organisation providing the care of Ballarat’s extensive Cemetery, Chapel, Crematorium and historic gardens. Its electricity and gas supply charges are significant operating expenses. The property has its own water catchment dams used for irrigation of the lawns, garden beds and ornamental water features. Much [...]

Project Update #1 McCallum Linen

2018-07-22T03:46:44+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

McCallum Linen Combined Solar and Wood Waste Power McCallum Linen currently supplies a large number of accommodation facilities in the Ballarat Region with laundered bedding and towels. This social enterprise, which provides people with special needs with employment and training opportunities, is facing ever increasing costs for its gas and electricity. The CPH Ballarat has [...]

How does Central Highlands stack up in the climate change debate?

2018-07-19T08:07:46+00:00July 19th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

When we feel passionate as many of us do about something as fundamental as energy and how we get it, store it and use it, it can be hard to understand why there are still people in the community who don't feel as we do. This 2017 report on attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of residents in [...]

Ballarat Community Power Hub involved in Waste to Energy Facility

2018-07-03T03:10:53+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

Ballarat Community Power Hub is very proud to be involved in the very important initiative written about in The Courier - Waste to Energy. “The last thing we want to see is a politician make an announcement in the years to come without an understanding of what a waste to energy facility will really be,” Ian Rossiter, [...]