Author Archives: Julie Moore

About Julie Moore

Julie Moore is Co-founder & Director of Save Energy Save Money, Australia’s first energy and price comparison website. With over 10 years’ experience in the corporate world Julie ensures Save Energy Save Money provides you with the energy information you need to make informed decisions. Helping to contribute to a more sustainable Australia.

The National Energy Guarantee – who is it benefiting exactly?

What is the National Energy Guarantee?

Electricity Meter

The national energy guarantee (NEG) is an energy and climate policy introduced by the federal government, which right now is the only one in play. The NEG is made up of 2 parts:

1. A Reliability Guarantee, which is set up to deliver the correct amount of energy required to homes and business. It does not specify where the energy will come from only that it will be from ready to use sources such as coal, gas, hydro etc.
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Living More Sustainably in 2018

Calendar with January 1st 2018 circled

2018 is fast approaching and with a new year there are lots of new years resolutions that will come, however how many of them will come to pass? We suggest to keep them realistic and achievable, the more outlandish the resolution the less likely it will succeed.

No matter what you want to achieve in 2018 living a more sustainable life would be a great item to add to your list. Here are some tips to help you keep your resolutions within reach.
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Why Australia’s Energy Prices keep Rising.

Graph showing an arrow increasing, the title is energy costs

We all know that energy prices have been rising and are set to keep going, however it has been tipped that over the next few years the rise will be moderate in comparison to previous years. When it comes to price hikes the federal government is only able to influence a small part of the price increases, it’s your state and territory governments who can make the biggest impact.
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What is a stacking Kit?

stacked washing machine and dryer both white

When you set out to buy your new washing machine and dryer you might notice that some can be stacked or come with a stacking kit, if you’re asking yourself, can my machines be stacked? how do I use a stacking kit? or what is a stacking kit? read on and we will answer all your questions!
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What Fan to buy to stay cool?

Picture of fans for sale on the save energy save money website

Spring can be a funny month with different extremes of weather from roasting hot to freezing cold and anywhere in between.  Air conditioners are not always practical or affordable and a Fan is the next best option.  It might be the 2nd best option for most people however it’s certainly the most energy efficient option. Bang for buck, we are a fan of the fan!
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