Not relevant – I do not have any customers in Brisbane .

Post # 31
– Charity Events in Brisbane

http://brisbane.eventful.com/events/connect-2014-fundraising-dinner-/E0-001072592023-7

Connect 2014 Fundraising Dinner
Connect and make a difference
September 5, 2014
Friday 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Royal International Convention Centre
600 Gregory Terrace
Brisbane, Queensland
In communities across Queensland, individuals and families are facing
serious issues such as homelessness, mental illness, poverty, domestic
violence, family breakdown and unemployment. Those experiencing these
challenges can often feel alone and afraid.
To help address this heartbreaking situation, Churches of Christ in
Queensland’s community chaplains are working with our care services to
reach out to people in need and connect them with their local community.
Our dedicated chaplains invest in people’s lives, demonstrate unconditional
love, are available to help when people are in desperate need and
give guidance to those who are struggling with life’s pressures.

Post # 32 – Electronic Vehicle News Update

http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/global-observer/is-australia-ready-for-theelectric-car/

Is Australia's electric vehicle market set to take off? Government and solar
companies seem to think so.

Western Australia .abc. .OK – Different state though. revealing electricity costs in WA are the highest in the nation.au/news/2014-08-22/plan-to-pass-investment-costs-toenergy-producers/5688202 Plan to reduce power bills by passing investment costs to producers A proposed shake-up of Western Australia's electricity market would see household bills reduced by passing the risk of investing in the market on to producers.net. The Government last week released details of a review of the system.Post # 33 – Australian News relating electricity Bill http://www.

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. coal-fired generation (17%)  rooftop photovoltaics (PV) systems (4%). GOOD Post # 35 – Clipsal Safety Switches Update https://www.clipsal. A cooker switch must now be installed within two metres of an electrical cook top and oven. Clipsal has a wide selection of cooker switches to match any style and need.com/Home-Owner/Products/Safety/Cooker-Switches A safety requirement in all Australian states.

Post # 36 – Electrical Tagging/Testing http://www. the use of a PAT remains one of the most comprehensive and efficient methods of ensuring an items electrical safety. Whilst the Australian Standard does not mandate a Portable Appliance Tester (PAT) should be used to conduct these tests.au/test-and-tag Portable Appliance Tester The current Australian Standard. AS/NZS 3760:2010 specifies the tests required to be conducted in order to confirm the electrical safety of an item.com. .appliancetaggingservices.

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small voices on their own. . saying it gives homeowners the opportunity to shop around for the best deals with retailers. tax relief and better infrastructure.com/qld/news Solar Tariff to benefit homeowners Master Electricians Australia (MEA) has supported the State Government’s decision to abandon the 8 cent solar feed-in tariff.idealelectrical. http://www. but together small business can make a big noise in Canberra. Initially the campaign will concentrate on key small business issues like reducing government cost and red-tape burdens.” The campaign will highlight that there are over two million small businesses in Australia that together employ more than seven million Australians or more than 60% of the workforce. employment reform.

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Post # 44 – Brainy Quote http://www.html .com/quotes/quotes/r/raycharles167077.brainyquote.

Post # 44 – Inspirational Safety Quotes .

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Static Electricity Is The Mysterious Architect Behind Beautiful Abstracts Post # 47 - LED Lights .

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Wind power Au http://theconversation.Post # 48 . . while others say the exact opposite. The most recent report says bills will fall if the target is scrapped.com/au/topics/wind-power How does the Renewable Energy Target affect your power bills? The economic analyses carried out so far have delivered wildly differing results.

and a forecast to get 51% of electricity from renewables by 2050.com/renewables-still-have-a-long-way-to-go-tocompete-with-fossil-fuels-28670 Renewables still have a long way to go to compete with fossil fuels Australia has some fairly ambitious goals for green energy: a renewable energy target (currently under review) of 20% of electricity from renewables by 2020.Post # 49 – Wind Power Au http://theconversation. .