The Energy Savings Scheme Rule applies to Accredited Certificate Providers and their energy savings projects. It provides detail about:
Accredited Certificate Providers must understand the Energy Savings Scheme Rule.
The Energy Savings Scheme is continually evolving to meet the needs of energy consumers in NSW. Read the Fact Sheet below to understand the most recent changes.
The NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) and the Department of Planning and Environment (DPE) are responsible for developing the policy behind the ESS. More information on the rule change process and contact details are available on the Energy Savings Scheme Rule Change 2017-18 website.
A fact sheet providing an overview of the amendments and their commencement dates is provided below.
Previous versions of the ESS rule are provided for reference here.