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A former NSW premier is behind a bid to set up a massive battery in a Hunter Valley town that could use an economic pick-me-up.
A proposal for new coal generation will be scrutinised thanks to a Federal Government grant, with the support of most Collinsville locals.
The WA Government will spend $4 million as part of its coronavirus recovery plan to install battery systems at schools to store solar power and feed it back into the local community.
A $600 million renewable energy project planned for Mount Isa is expected to create hundreds of jobs during construction and produce cheaper, cleaner power for North West Queensland.
A regional council says a French company that wants to build what would be Australia's biggest solar farm has failed to address its concerns about the project.
Empowering a town with its own solar farm, the Orange Community Renewable Energy Park won state funding and aims to power over 2,000 homes with cheap clean energy.
Australia's largest integrated battery and solar farm in Victoria's north has 2,000 solar panels and can power 16,000 homes. It was officially opened today.
In Queensland's coal heartland, a number of locals are trading in their mining jobs to work in the renewables sector.
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.
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