About Us

Why choose PassivEnergy?

We are on a mission to be the go-to team for all ESD and sustainability services. We absolutely love getting positive results for our clients and sustaining long relationships built on trust, honesty and respect.

The team have backgrounds in building design, construction and sustainable building methodology which gives us a deep understanding on how to optimise developments to offer the most cost-effective solutions and what good solar passive design principles are to make your dwelling more comfortable to living in.

We regularly attend seminars and workshops to keep up to date with software improvements and industry updates.

PassivEnergy is registered with the Building Designers Association of Victoria (BDAV) and accredited to provide 6 Star Energy Rating Assessments. We are also BESS trained professional and proficient in the BESS and STORM scorecard systems

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Meet The Team

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Rob Iacano
PassivEnergy Owner

Rob was a sustainable building designer in his past life and believes good sustainable outcomes start with good passive design principles, and so, PassivEnergy was born. Rob is a firm believer of building long-lasting relationships with all his clients, offering practical advice and delivering cost-effective solutions.

The few hours a week spent outside the office are spent watching Carlton losing every week, enjoying a parma while watching the UFC and weekends away with his wife.


ESD Consultant

A graduate of the Master of Energy Efficient and Sustainable Buildings from RMIT, Ramjo tackles all ESD reports required through town planning applications and section J reports.

A self-proclaimed champion of indoor soccer, he recently has taken up badminton and hopes his skills soon much his soccer skills. He is also a creature of comfort, having no problems eating sushi for lunch 5 days a week. He has now been forced to follow Carlton.


NatHERS Assessor (6 Star Energy Ratings)

Proficient in the use of FirstRate 5 and BERS Pro, Angelo brings 3 years of energy rating experience. With his detailed knowledge of energy rating modelling, no project is too complex.

He loves his wife and kids, early morning starts, coffee, basketball and cycling. He has also been forced to follow Carlton.