The role of renewable gas

Organisation: Lighter Footprints

Author: Michael Nolan, David Strang

Release Date: 10/10/2023


Oct 23 – Feedback to Victoria’s Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Action on the role of renewable gas

Key messages

Produce a transition plan that will result in a speedy reduction in demand for fossil gas and communicate this plan widely.
Focus on residential and commercial customers giving time to deal with industry.
Develop a range of solutions for low-income households and renters.
Consider demand management options.Be aware of the developments in heat-pump technology and keep industry informed.
Provide assistance to industry on assessing their long-term fuel options.
Support industry to transition away from Fossil gas.