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Ararat wind enjoys strong July

Ararat wind enjoys strong July

The newly commissioned Ararat Wind Farm has reboounded from a slow start in June to deliver strong generation in July, the project managers have told local Fairfax Media. The resu ...

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Sunshine Coast solar officially opened

Sunshine Coast solar officially opened

A 15MW solar far on the Sunshine Coast was connected to the grid this week and officially opened by a combination of Local and State Government officers and ministers. The Sunshin ...

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Lighthouse buys Qld solar farm

Lighthouse buys Qld solar farm

A 20MW solar farm currently under construction in Queensland has been sold to renewable energy investor Lighthouse Infrastructures. Lighthouse wil purhase the solar farm at Hughen ...

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WestGen appoints contractors for solar farm

WestGen appoints contractors for solar farm

Renewable energy developer WestGen has announced major contractors for its $75 million Byford solar farm project in Western Australia. Germany company Phoenix Solar has been award ...

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Tully hydro back on agenda

Tully hydro back on agenda

A Queensland Coalition MP has called for the resurrection of the large Tully Millstream hydro-electricity project, and Deputy Prime Minister Barbaby Joyce has reportedly agreed to ...

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Community consulted on Finley Solar

Community consulted on Finley Solar

Developer ESCO Pacific held a community consultation event this week to discuss its plans for the $220 million Finley Solar Farm. The project, located in the Berrigan region of NS ...

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New life in Tasmanian wind sector

New life in Tasmanian wind sector

Plans for a new wind farm at Low Head in Tasmania, which have lain dormant have been revived. The $60 million project would be situated around 8 kilometres from George Town, and c ...

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Melbourne Water embraces mini-hydro

Melbourne Water embraces mini-hydro

Five new mini-hydroelectric plants are now up and running at five locations operated by Melbourne Water. The plans have been installed at Dandenong, Mount Waverly, Boronia and Car ...

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Coleambally solar PPP deal

Coleambally solar PPP deal

Energy Australia has agreed to a 12 year power purhcase agreement with French renewable developer Neoen's project at Coleambally in the NSW Riverina. The deal covers 100MW of the ...

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Qld Govt supports $60m biorefinery

Qld Govt supports $60m biorefinery

The Queensland State Governmen says it is "throwing its support" behind a proposed $60 million biofuels refinery planned for the Atherton Tablelands. State Development Minister An ...

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