Australian Government Grant Opportunity

Australian Government Grant Opportunity

Energy Efficiency Grants for Small and Medium Enterprises Round 2

The grant opportunity provides eligible small and medium businesses up to $25,000 to purchase energy efficient equipment to reduce and manage energy usage and costs.

Opening dates:
VIC - Thursday 22 February 2024 12.00pm AEDT
NT - Friday 23 February 2024 12.00pm ACST
SA – Friday 23 February 2024 12.00pm ACDT
NSW – Monday 26 February 2024 12.00pm AEDT
WA – Tuesday 27 February 2024 12.00pm AWST
TAS, ACT - Tuesday 27 February 2024 12.00pm AEDT
QLD – Wednesday 28 February 2024 12.00pm AEST

Closing date and time: 5:00pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time on 8 April 2024
Please take account of time zone differences when submitting your application.
As this is a demand driven grant opportunity, applications may close earlier than this date if the available funding for the grant opportunity has been exhausted.

Eligible Activities

Process automation and controls

  • Remote monitoring equipment for agricultural water levels, stock or pasture condition and associated communications infrastructure
  • Install automatic controls or monitoring equipment that enable energy efficiency
  • Replace existing control equipment to reduce energy use or improve monitoring
  • Optimise an energy using process based on sensors and meters
  • Upgrade existing control equipment to enable energy efficiency
  • Programming of controls and automation equipment
  • Recommissioning of processes
  • Upgrades for other process control equipment that improves energy efficiency

Download the Grant Guidelines here

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