New South Wales lights up massive ‘renewables zone’ to power 3.5m homes

New England is expected to attract AUD$12.7 billion in investment and support thousands of jobs

Australian coal mine converted to solar farm will help taxpayers save AUD$9m

The facility almost doubled the original revenue forecasts in its first six-month operation

The Aussie Big Bang: Sydney’s local authority is now powered by 100% renewables

The new electricity deal will provide 115 buildings, including libraries, office buildings, parks and street lights with ‘green’ power

Australia has already hit 80% of its yearly emissions target

The country has saved 430 million tonnes of carbon dioxide in 2020

Goldwind Australia completes part construction of 312MW turbine farm

The site in Victoria will have a total of 104 turbines when complete

Dairy farmers down under get grants to save energy

The funding will provide the Aussie farming industry with equipment to reduce energy consumption

Iberdrola Australia to acquire 100% of Australian renewable firm Infigen Energy

The acquisition is estimated to cost AUD$840m and will see Iberdrola Australia acquire 670MW of wind projects and a wind-plus-solar project portfolio of 1GW

IKEA launches solar panels to slash home electricity bills

Customers living in Australia will be able to shop for solar panels through the company’s website

Vestas secures service contract for three Australian wind farms

The Danish turbine manufacturer will provide maintenance for 23 Senvion turbines of total capacity 47MW

More than AUD$3bn of renewable hydrogen projects compete for funding from ARENA

Through the funding round, the independent agency aims to help fast-track the development of renewable hydrogen in Australia