Useful Websites

Insulation plays the most fundamental role in improving the energy efficiency of the built environment. However, it is also a part of the total mix of building products and design.

IA works closely with other energy efficiency-centric organisations both locally and internationally to provide international best-practice data and practical cost-effective solutions to meet requirements for energy efficiency and environmental design in Trans Tasman residential & commercial buildings, and industrial installations.

ABCB Australian Building Codes Board
ABCSE Australian Business Council for Sustainable Energy
ABGR Australian Building Greenhouse Rating
ACTHERS ACT House Energy Rating Scheme
AEMC Australian Energy Marketing Commission
AEPCA Australasian Energy Performance Contracting Association
AGA Australian Gas Association
AGDF Australian Green Development Forum Brisbane
AGGA Australian Glass and Glazing Association
AS/NZS 4859.1 Insulation performance standard of Australia and New Zealand for minimum energy requirements in residential dwellings
BCA Building Code of Australia
BCSE Business Council for Sustainable Energy
BIF NZ Building Industry Federation
BPIC Building Products Innovation Council
BTRE Bureau of Transport and Regional Economics
CIC NZ Construction Industry Council
COAG Council of Australian Governments
DEUS NSW Department of Energy, Utilities and Sustainability
DBH NZ Department of Building and Housing
DME Queensland Department of Mines and Energy
DCCEE Federal Department of Climate Change & Energy Efficiency
EA Energy Australia
EEAP Enterprise Energy Audit Program
EEB European Environmental Bureau
EEBP Energy Efficiency Best Practice Program
EECA Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority
EEOA Energy Efficiency Opportunities Assessment
EER Environmental Education Resources
EES Environmental Engineering Society
EEWG Energy Efficiency Working Group
EFREN Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Network USA
  Electricity Commission (NZ)
EPC Energy Performance Contract
ESP EUROACE Environmental Sustainability Projects Sustainable energy use in buildings
EWP Federal Government Energy White Paper
GBCA Green Building Council of Australia
GHGO Greenhouse Gas Online
HIA Housing Industry Association
IC Industry Commission
IEA International Energy Agency
IECC International Energy Conservation Code
LCA Lighting Council of Australia
MBA Master Builders Association
MBAV Master Builders Association of Victoria
MCE Ministerial Council on Energy
MEPS Minimum Energy Performance Standard(s)
MSDS Product Material Safety Data Sheets
NAEEEC National Appliance and Equipment Energy Efficiency Committee
NATA National Association of Testing Authorities
NatHERS CSIRO Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme
NCP National Competition Policy
NEET National energy efficiency target
NEM National Electricity Market
  New Zealand Building Standards
NFEE National Framework for Energy Efficiency
NZGBC New Zealand Green Building Council
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
SEAV Sustainable Energy Authority of Victoria
SEDO Sustainable Energy Development Office WA
SEP U.S. State Energy Program Funds