Projects:  New Acton Nishi, Canberra


Urban Energy provided a gas boosted solar thermal hot water solution to supply 220 apartments in Canberra’s landmark Japanese inspired building. Every aspect of the design has been carefully considered so residents can benefit from its sustainable design philosophy.



Urban Energy delivered a system that allows the residents of the Nishi Building a 70% saving on hot water as the system we designed and delivered covers typically 70% of a residents annual hot water demand and by utilising the centralised gas boosted, circulating system residents will never be without hot water.

The average rating for accommodation in the nation’s capital is only 2.5 stars, Urban Energy has helped the Nishi building deliver an average 8 star rating NaTHERS rating, making it Canberra’s most sustainable mixed use complex.