OPINION – National EV policy needs a bit of work

There are many barriers to electric vehicle (EV) uptake in Australia, cost being one of the biggest[1]. To date, the federal government has not adequately incentivised EV ownership in Australia causing a significant delay in this technology being adopted. In Australia, each state and territory has a different policy regarding EV incentives, taxes, and rebates [...]

By |2023-12-12T09:30:35+10:30December 12th, 2023|0 Comments

Goodbye, and hello

In what is a bittersweet moment for us we say goodbye this week to Jack as he moves on to an exciting new position.  After 4 years working for Tandem, Jack will now be attempting to effect change from within the Federal Government in his new job working as a Policy Officer in the newly [...]

By |2023-05-25T13:09:21+09:30May 25th, 2023|0 Comments

New Small Business Energy Incentive tax deduction

The Albanese Government has announced a new tax incentive in the May 2023 budget to help small and medium-sized businesses reduce their energy costs through investment in energy efficiency and electrification. The Small Business Energy Incentive is a tax deduction that will be available to businesses with an annual turnover of less than $50 [...]

By |2023-05-25T12:18:02+09:30May 25th, 2023|0 Comments

Tandem in the news

22 June 2022 The recent developments regarding the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) and the east-coast market has generated a significant public interest in understanding the contributing factors prior to AEMO suspending the market last week, and now, preparing to lift the suspension and resume the market. CEO Rachel Brdanovic was approached by the ABC [...]

By |2023-08-15T13:38:25+09:30June 22nd, 2022|0 Comments

A Pleasant Efficient House

Written by homeowner Damien Mills on his experience on building and living in an energy efficient home. For me a “nice” house is open. Open views, open windows, a sense of space and being connected to the outside. As I sit here writing I can see my garden, the stormy skies; there are no lights, [...]

By |2019-09-02T14:40:32+09:30September 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Energy Locals Solar Energy Trading

A long-awaited solution to solar energy sharing has hit South Australia. We have always been pleased to partner with Energy Locals, an energy retailer we believe has the right intentions and skills to disrupt the energy market in Australia. They have now introduced an exciting new opportunity for individuals to gain a little more control [...]

By |2019-03-18T19:58:52+10:30March 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Sometimes, it’s the little things

When it comes to reducing your energy costs, targeting larger loads, or those used more frequently, makes a lot of sense. Big savings can often be achieved by making small adjustments to the way things are done, or when they are done. But sometimes, it’s the little things escaping our attention that are unknowingly contributing [...]

By |2018-07-27T09:21:52+09:30July 13th, 2018|0 Comments