28 September 2011 – The Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency is seeking submissions on the design of two streams under the Low Carbon Communities Initiative.

One stream is for community, government and energy organisations to trial ways of improving energy efficiency in low income households, and the other, is  to help local councils and community organisations undertake energy efficiency upgrades and retrofits to council and community-use buildings and facilities.

Submissions are due by 5.00 pm, 21 October. www.climatechange.gov.au/lowcarboncommunities