Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme – Regulatory performance report 2018

27 Jun 2019

The Commission has released the Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES) – Regulatory performance report 2018.

The Report has been prepared in accordance with the Commission’s reporting obligations under the Electricity and Gas Regulations and the Ministerial Protocol for REES. The report assesses the REES outcomes in 2018; in particular, achievement against the 2018 Ministerial targets for undertaking energy audits and energy efficiency activities in South Australian households and businesses. 

The key REES outcomes in 2018 were:

  • The overall annual REES targets were achieved and all obliged retailers except one met their individual targets.
  • Approximately 2 million GJ of deemed energy savings were delivered to the 21,600 households and businesses benefitting from the REES. 
  • Approximately 317,000 GJ of deemed energy savings were delivered to 12,800 households in the Priority Group.
  • Approximately 52,000 energy efficiency activities were delivered and 348,000 energy efficient products installed.