Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2008 Week 09 Hansard (Thursday, 21 August 2008) . . Page.. 3563 ..
the DA. This, together with a number of other issues, has resulted in refusal of the Application.
Environment—energy efficiency standards
(Question No 2181)
Dr Foskey asked the Minister for Planning, upon notice, on 7 August 2008:
Will the current ACT Government introduce regulations to require energy efficiency standards for all commercial buildings given that 72% of the ACT’s greenhouse emissions come from stationary energy.
Mr Barr: The answer to the member’s question is as follows:
No. Regulations are not required as the ACT already has energy efficiency standards for commercial buildings. These are contained in the Building Code of Australia.