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Turnbull talks up $3b in Tassie projects

Turnbull talks up $3b in Tassie projects

More than $3 billion in renewable energy projects in Tasmania could transform the state into a “battery storage” resource for the nation. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was in the state this week an ...

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Planning green light for NSW Biala wind

Planning green light for NSW Biala wind

Planning consent has been granted in NSW for the construction of a 31 turbine wind farm near Crookwell in the Southern Tablelands. The Planning Assessment Commission has given its consent to the $200 ...

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Sods turned for Mt Gellibrand wind

Sods turned for Mt Gellibrand wind

Spanish infrastructure developer ACCIONA Energy has begun construction work on the 132-megawatt Mount Gellibrand wind farm in Victoria. With an estimated investment of $258 million Australian dollars, ...

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Welcome to the grid, Ararat Wind

Welcome to the grid, Ararat Wind

The RES Australia developed Ararat Wind Farm has come online and is now feeding electricity into the national grid and to the Australian Capital Territory. The project was made viable when it won an e ...

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Macquarie buys UK Govt Green Bank

Macquarie buys UK Govt Green Bank

Australian investment bank Macquarie Group has emerged the winner in a struggle to buy the UK Government’s Green Investment Bank. A Macquarie led consortium was announced as the winning bidder for the ...

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Bodangora wind gets greenlight

Bodangora wind gets greenlight

The 113MW Bodangora wind farm will proceed to construction after developer Infigen Energy announced it had secured funding from a combination of sources. Infigen said the total cost of the project wou ...

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Adani solar “not tokenism”

Adani solar “not tokenism”

While Adani Enterprises faces major opposition from activists opposed to its controversial Queensland coal project, the company says it has secured agreements to build two solar farms in Australia. Je ...

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40MW solar approved near Toowoomba

40MW solar approved near Toowoomba

A second solar farm at Yarranlea outside the Queensland city of Toowoomba has been approved by the regional council. Yarranlea secured approval in January for a 100MW solar farm on approximately 50 ki ...

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“On demand” energy system pays back in two years

“On demand” energy system pays back in two years

A new energy system which moves beyond battery storage to deliver “energy on demand” has been unveiled in NSW. The system has been developed by a joint venture between the University of Newcastle and ...

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Entura wins Qld solar contracts

Entura wins Qld solar contracts

Hydro Tasmania’s consulting firm Entura has been appointed as engineer for two solar farms in Queensland under development by Canadian Solar . Entura will work on Canadian Solar’s 17MW Longreach and 3 ...

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