Powering Communities Program

Does your incorporated not-for-profit organisation need support to lower energy costs and improve energy efficiency?


The Australian Government's Powering Communities Program will provide eligible community organisation's with the opportunity to receive between $5,000 - $12,000 in funding support to reduce energy use, improve energy productivity and reduce carbon emissions.

The program aims to save energy and reduce power bills through:

  • upgrading equipment to reduce energy consumption

  • undertaking energy management activities and assessments, such as energy systems assessments and feasibility studies

  • investing in energy monitoring and management systems

  • investing in on-site renewable energy and solar-connected batteries.

Expressions of interests (EOI) are now open and must be received by Friday, 4th June 2021