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Start saving energy, stop losing money

Smart Blocks helps you save energy in your apartment block's common areas. Use our expert guidance to start projects, work together and tune up your building.

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Make Savings

Our expert guides help owners and managers choose the smartest ways to save energy in your common areas. Our project tool then walks you through how to make these changes together.

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Case Study

Project – Install motion sensors and timers

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Tim Esmonde

"At the end of the day, we are the ones living in the building and we are the ones who benefit. Apart from the cost saving, it’s just doing what is right. Why have lights on when you are not using them?”

With the new lighting, electricity use has dropped by 42%

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Work Together

Confused about how to make change in your shared block? Get smart: we cut through the fog with clear advice, specific to your State or Territory, on how owners can work together to increase savings.

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Smart Blocks is a national program helping apartment owners and their managers to improve the energy efficiency in apartment buildings and save money. The program includes this website, and a series of workshops around Australia between 2013 and 2016. Find out about our community partners and how to become one.