Who Is Acacia Sustainability
We assist world leading utility-scale clean technology companies to identify opportunities within the Australian market with the goal of creating disruptive change on the shift towards a sustainable energy system.
The Acacia Defines Us:
It’s More Than a Name
The Acacia – or Wattle – is Australia’s floral emblem and is incorporated into the Australian Coat of Arms as well as being one of Australia’s most abundant trees.
We have used the abundance of the Acacia throughout Australia as an analogy for Australia’s abundant sustainable development opportunity across all sectors of the economy.
Our logo represents a cross section of the wattle flower with each of the long seed pods representing an opportunity to reduce emissions.
About The Founder
Daniel Zelcer is the founder of Acacia Sustainability and director of the company, specialising in project development, analysis, and strategic direction. His experience includes environmental policy research, advisory services, modelling, strategic development and project development across the energy sector.
With previous employment at Origin Energy, Energiya Global, and RepuTex, he has worked with stakeholders across the entire energy sector including with global renewable energy developers, politicians, and policy makers from all levels of Government (Federal, State & Local), business leaders, NGO’s and non-for-profits, and large energy retailers and utilities.
Daniel holds a Masters in Energy Systems from the University of Melbourne as well as a Bachelor of Business (Management & Psychology) from Swinburne University.