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A world-leading agriculture business that uses sunlight and seawater to grow tomatoes has been sold but the final price is a closely-guarded secret.
Architects say it's time to rethink the suburban dream, with data revealing that around a fifth of new homes built in WA don't meet six-star energy standards, costing their owners dearly in running costs.
A people-powered revolution is taking place in north-east Victoria with the region's first community-led energy network going live.
It all began with a concept from a group of families who wanted to live in a beautiful urban precinct designed to give rise to a community and provide a visual connection with their neighbours.
A plan to build a solar farm that would have been bigger than the nearest town has been nixed by a council in Victoria's south-west.
A plan to build a solar farm that would have been bigger than the nearest town has been nixed by a council in the state's south-west.
Despite the Queensland Government promising a jobs boom from the construction of dozens of solar projects across the state, an industry insider says companies are turning to backpackers over local workers.
A renewable energy boom is reinvigorating the Darling Downs local economy but although some landholders are eager to be involved, not all residents are pleased about the new developments.
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