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Image for the news item: Renewable Energy Day 2017 - NSW Bus Tour

Renewable Energy Day 2017 - NSW Bus Tour

SERREE will be hosting their annual Renewable Energy Day event on Saturday, 25 November. Join one of two bus tours to visit...

Image for the news item: Renewable Energy Day 2017 - ACT Bus Tour

Renewable Energy Day 2017 - ACT Bus Tour

SERREE will be hosting their annual Renewable Energy Day event on Saturday, 25 November. Join one of two bus tours to visit...

Image for the news item: Renewable Energy Day 2017

Renewable Energy Day 2017

SERREE will be hosting Renewable Energy Day 2017 on Saturday, 25 November 2017.

Image for the news item: Latest Industry Opportunities

Latest Industry Opportunities

Check out the latest industry tenders across the SERREE region and beyond including for the National Arboretum, Canberra...

Image for the news item: Vietnamese Delegation Scopes Regional Capability

Vietnamese Delegation Scopes Regional Capability

SERREE this week hosted a visiting Austrade delegation of officials from Vietnam Electricity (EVN) participating in a three...

Image for the news item: Industry roundtable: The forecast is for strong wind

Industry roundtable: The forecast is for strong wind

EcoGeneration asked four industry experts about their projections and concerns as the 2020 renewable energy target comes...

Image for the news item: Renewable energy opportunities still blowin' in the wind

Renewable energy opportunities still blowin' in the wind

Over the next couple of decades, wind and solar power looks set to overtake coal and gas-fired generation in Australia, and...

Image for the news item: Have your say on the Future Security of the National Electricity Market

Have your say on the Future Security of the National Electricity Market

You are invited to comment on the issues raised in a preliminary report of the future security of the National Electricity...

Image for the news item: Zenviron consortium wins NSW wind farm

Zenviron consortium wins NSW wind farm

Australian Wind Technology, a consortium of Zenviron and world-leading wind energy solutions company Vestas, has been awarded...

Image for the news item: Have your say on south-east NSW wind project

Have your say on south-east NSW wind project

The NSW Department of Environment and Planning values your input into the planning process and looks forward to reading your...

Image for the news item: Corbell finds Victorian renewal after politics

Corbell finds Victorian renewal after politics

Former ACT government minister Simon Corbell will be announced as Victoria's "Renewable Energy Advocate" later this week.

Image for the news item: Australian industry sees potential in wind and solar

Australian industry sees potential in wind and solar

It has taken years of fierce resistance and catastrophising about the supposed cost and economic impacts from the shift from...

Image for the news item: Neoen opens Asia-Pacific Wind Development and Asset Management Office in Canberra

Neoen opens Asia-Pacific Wind Development and Asset Management Office in Canberra

Leading French renewable energy firm Neoen has today opened their Asia-Pacific Wind Development and Asset Management Office...

Image for the news item: A Renewable Future For Southeast Asia

A Renewable Future For Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is growing fast — its population is expected to grow from around 615 million in 2014 to over 715 million...

Image for the news item: AusIndustry supports SERREE Supply Chain Project

AusIndustry supports SERREE Supply Chain Project

SERREE is pleased to announce our application to the AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Programme – Supply Chain Facilitation...

Image for the news item: Renewables are getting cheaper all the time â hereâs why

Renewables are getting cheaper all the time – here’s why

The stars are aligning for Australia to transition to 100% renewable electricity. Our fossil fuel infrastructure is ageing,...

Image for the news item: Why BlueScope cares more about wind farms than submarines

Why BlueScope cares more about wind farms than submarines

Battling Arrium will on Thursday produce the first steel from its Whyalla steelworks for a 600km upgrade of railway lines...

Image for the news item: Neoen and Origin Energy enter into a Power Purchase Agreement for Large-scale Generation Certificates from the DeGrussa Solar Farm.

Neoen and Origin Energy enter into a Power Purchase Agreement for Large-scale Generation Certificates from the DeGrussa Solar Farm.

Leading French renewable energy firm Neoen will sell Large-scale Generation Certificates (LGCs) produced by the DeGrussa...

Image for the news item: Solar households to lose subsidies, but itâs a bright future for the industry

Solar households to lose subsidies, but it’s a bright future for the industry

Solar households in Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales will this year cease to be paid for power they export into...

Image for the news item: National renewable energy map more valuable than ever

National renewable energy map more valuable than ever

The Australian Renewable Energy Mapping Infrastructure (AREMI), developed by CSIRO’s Data61 with funding support from the...

Image for the news item: Big investors back renewables

Big investors back renewables

Two of Australia’s largest institutional investors, the $100 billion Future Fund and the $70 billion Queensland Investment...

Image for the news item: Austrade: Pacific Renewable & Energy Efficiency Projects Webinar

Austrade: Pacific Renewable & Energy Efficiency Projects Webinar

Affordable and reliable clean energy technologies are vital in delivering the Paris Agreement. Watch this webinar recording...

Image for the news item: Mugga Lane and Williamsdale solar farms to begin tracking sun by year's end

Mugga Lane and Williamsdale solar farms to begin tracking sun by year's end

A GPS-guided pile-driver sinking steel posts into the ground is swiftly changing the landscape in South Canberra for a new...

Image for the news item: Solar farm approved south of Crookwell

Solar farm approved south of Crookwell

A PLANNING panel has approved a $25 million solar farm, south of Crookwell. The owners of the Gullen Range Wind Farm yesterday...

Image for the news item: Will Australian renewables meet the RET?

Will Australian renewables meet the RET?

Following a prolonged period of political see-sawing around renewable energy, new wind and solar projects in the pipeline...

Image for the news item: Renewable Energy Industry Capability Report

Renewable Energy Industry Capability Report

Austrade has launched their Renewable Energy Industry Capability Report. This industry capability statement provides an overview...

Image for the news item: Giving wind farm projects the best shot

Giving wind farm projects the best shot

Ensuring a wind farm is legally sound, communicating clearly with surrounding communities and developing a plan B in the...

Image for the news item: Green really is the new black as Big Oil gets a taste for renewables

Green really is the new black as Big Oil gets a taste for renewables

Shell, Total, Statoil, even Exxon - they’re all at it. But are the recent moves into solar and wind power lip service,...

Image for the news item: Origin signs 15 year contract to buy output from Moree solar farm

Origin signs 15 year contract to buy output from Moree solar farm

Origin Energy announced on Thursday that it has signed a contract to buy the output from Moree solar farm in New South Wales...

Image for the news item: Infigen sees end to renewables investment drought, market âstarting to moveâ

Infigen sees end to renewables investment drought, market ‘starting to move’

The end is in sight for Australia’s large-scale renewables investment drought, according to Infigen Energy CEO Miles George,...

Image for the news item: Adapt or perish: 2016 a game-changer for electricity market

Adapt or perish: 2016 a game-changer for electricity market

Australia’s electricity generation and distribution sector is at a major crossroads, according to a new report by Ernst...

Image for the news item: Origin Energy signals surge in RE spending

Origin Energy signals surge in RE spending

Origin Energy has signalled a rush to complete renewable energy projects such as solar and wind farms over the next two years...

Image for the news item: Refreshed stocktake to help renewables work with the grid

Refreshed stocktake to help renewables work with the grid

The Energy Networks Association (ENA), in partnership with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), has released an...

Image for the news item: Community input sought into revised guidelines for Community Consultative Committees

Community input sought into revised guidelines for Community Consultative Committees

The Department of Planning and Environment is inviting the public to have its say on proposed changes to Community Consultative...

Image for the news item: How to staff a solar farm

How to staff a solar farm

A combination of factors has rendered Australia an attractive destination for utility-scale solar farms, and there are myriad...

Image for the news item: Origin Energy signals surge in renewables spending

Origin Energy signals surge in renewables spending

Origin Energy has signalled a rush to complete renewable energy projects such as solar and wind farms over the next two years...

Image for the news item: More hot renewables for big industries

More hot renewables for big industries

As part of our investment priority agenda, ARENA is raising awareness of renewable energy technology options for Australia's...

Image for the news item: New SERREE Corporate Member Suzlon announces completion of S111 turbine testing

New SERREE Corporate Member Suzlon announces completion of S111 turbine testing

Global renewable energy provider Suzlon Group has announced the completion of Type T testing and certification of its S111...

Image for the news item: AGL unveils 'Powering Australian Renewables Fund' and Sunverge partnership

AGL unveils 'Powering Australian Renewables Fund' and Sunverge partnership

AGL has launched the ‘Powering Australian Renewables Fund’ in a bid to drive new large-scale renewable generation projects,...

Image for the news item: AGL quits coal seam gas, to focus on âenergy evolutionâ

AGL quits coal seam gas, to focus on “energy evolution”

Australia’s biggest energy utility, AGL, has announced that it is quitting gas exploration and production as part of a...

Image for the news item: Canberra Metro announced as Capital Metro light rail tender winner

Canberra Metro announced as Capital Metro light rail tender winner

The international consortium that will build Canberra's controversial light rail network has been revealed as Canberra Metro....

Image for the news item: Infigen cashes in on high LGC price as renewables construction remains stalled

Infigen cashes in on high LGC price as renewables construction remains stalled

ASX listed renewables group Infigen Energy has reported a 32 per cent increase on its December quarter revenue, after cashing...

Image for the news item: Alinta launches renewables tender in sign investment drought may be breaking

Alinta launches renewables tender in sign investment drought may be breaking

In an early sign that 2016 could see an end Australia’s investment drought in large scale renewable energy, privately owned...

Image for the news item: Renewables sector on verge of revival: EY

Renewables sector on verge of revival: EY

The renewable energy sector is on the cusp of a $10 billion revival as infrastructure players from around the world get ready...

Image for the news item: Dutch Fund acquires Royalla Solar Farm

Dutch Fund acquires Royalla Solar Farm

DIF Infrastructure IV is pleased to announce the acquisition of 100% of the 20 MW Royalla solar photovoltaic power plant...

Image for the news item: NSW tenders for renewable energy projects to power Sydney Metro rail

NSW tenders for renewable energy projects to power Sydney Metro rail

The New South Wales government has announced a tender for 137GWh of renewable energy for its Sydney Metro Northwest rail...

Image for the news item: Santander struggles to find buyer for Taralga wind

Santander struggles to find buyer for Taralga wind

Spanish investors Banco Santander are reportedly struggling to find a buyer for their only Australian asset, the 107MW Taralga...

Image for the news item: Canberra Airport's International Capability  A Game Changer for the ACT and surrounding NSW region

Canberra Airport's International Capability A Game Changer for the ACT and surrounding NSW region

Today’s announcement on the Canberra Airport’s inclusion into a network of international flights linking Canberra to...

Image for the news item: Origin, Infigen and APA Group among contenders for solar power funding

Origin, Infigen and APA Group among contenders for solar power funding

Origin Energy, Infigen Energy and APA Group are among a host of players vying for a share of $100 million of government funding...

Image for the news item: Windlab opens global hub in Canberra city west

Windlab opens global hub in Canberra city west

Windlab opened its new "global operations hub" in the city this week, from where it plans to manage and operate wind farms...

Image for the news item: The rise of corporate PPAs â A new driver for renewables

The rise of corporate PPAs – A new driver for renewables

The rise of corporate PPAs - A new driver for renewables – outlines the economic and environmental advantages of corporate...

Image for the news item: Corporate PPAs on the rise, as business develops appetite for renewables

Corporate PPAs on the rise, as business develops appetite for renewables

Australia’s poor record on commercial renewable energy power purchase agreements could be about to change, as part of a...

Image for the news item: Paris UN Climate Conference 2015: Clean energy is set to double

Paris UN Climate Conference 2015: Clean energy is set to double

Climate agreement or no climate agreement, countries across the globe have now recognised the potential of clean energy to...

Image for the news item: Renewable energy surge to kick off deal activity

Renewable energy surge to kick off deal activity

The wave of renewable electricity generation capacity to hit Australia over the next few years will result in more mergers...

Image for the news item: Huge response to ARENA, CEFC, Queensland big solar tenders

Huge response to ARENA, CEFC, Queensland big solar tenders

There has been a huge response to the series of tenders being conducted in Australia for large-scale solar projects, with...

Image for the news item: Renewable Energy Day 2015

Renewable Energy Day 2015

ACT Minister for the Environment Simon Corbell will welcome a large and broad range of people to Renewable Energy Day 2015...

Image for the news item: Mapping network opportunities for renewable energy

Mapping network opportunities for renewable energy

The Institute for Sustainable Futures (ISF) at the University of Sydney has released its first set of maps showing opportunities...

Image for the news item: Amaroo School to gleam under ACT's largest rooftop solar system

Amaroo School to gleam under ACT's largest rooftop solar system

Amaroo School will gleam beneath the territory's largest rooftop solar system when school returns next term.

Image for the news item: ACT Chief Minister targets ICT and renewable energy opportunities in trade mission to US

ACT Chief Minister targets ICT and renewable energy opportunities in trade mission to US

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr will lead a trade mission to the United States in early October with the Canberra Business...

Image for the news item: Renewable energy industry hopeful of policy change under Turnbull Government

Renewable energy industry hopeful of policy change under Turnbull Government

The renewable energy industry is celebrating the ascension of Malcolm Turnbull as Prime Minister on hopes that he may lead...

Image for the news item: Renewable investment drought to continue as utilities extend buyersâ strike

Renewable investment drought to continue as utilities extend buyers’ strike

The investment drought that has plagued the Australian large-scale renewable energy industry for the last two years could...

Image for the news item: AGL says still not enough policy certainty for large-scale renewables

AGL says still not enough policy certainty for large-scale renewables

Australia’s large-scale renewable energy industry faces more months of stagnation after AGL Energy, the biggest coal-fired...

Image for the news item: Strategic options for delivering ownership and benefit sharing models for wind farms in NSW

Strategic options for delivering ownership and benefit sharing models for wind farms in NSW

A review of benefit sharing mechanisms implemented internationally to better understand and identify options for wind farms...

Image for the news item: Accelerating investment for cleaner energy, buildings and industry

Accelerating investment for cleaner energy, buildings and industry

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) invests in energy efficiency, low emissions and renewable energy technologies...

Image for the news item: Infographic: 5 Big Brands Using Renewable Energy

Infographic: 5 Big Brands Using Renewable Energy

It’s no secret that many of the planets biggest brands are advocates of the environment. But, many small business owners...

Image for the news item: Billions lined up for renewable energy in NSW as mining's outlook dims

Billions lined up for renewable energy in NSW as mining's outlook dims

Renewable-energy backers are prepared to pour as much as $13 billion into new projects in NSW, helping the state cope with...

Image for the news item: ARENA announces new priorities

ARENA announces new priorities

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today announced five priorities for new investment and a new, streamlined...

Image for the news item: Canberra renewable energy industry disappointed by moves against green power

Canberra renewable energy industry disappointed by moves against green power

Canberra's renewable energy sector says a change of government could be the only prospect of growing investment, a day after...

Image for the news item: Australia can be a global solar and wind superpower, and the CEFC is the key

Australia can be a global solar and wind superpower, and the CEFC is the key

Australia is perfectly placed to become the next global superpower of renewable energy, the "Saudi Arabia of solar" for the...

Image for the news item: Wind farm ban will hurt solar, renewable industry says

Wind farm ban will hurt solar, renewable industry says

The solar energy industry has accused the Abbott government of hypocrisy over a decision banning the $10 billion Clean Energy...

Image for the news item: Australia-first risk management deal announced

Australia-first risk management deal announced

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has announced a “first of its kind” deal with Infigen Energy and the creation of a risk...

Image for the news item: RET Decision Clears Way for $14 Billion in Projects

RET Decision Clears Way for $14 Billion in Projects

Wind and solar developers in Australia can now get to work on more than A$14 billion in projects after a new renewable energy...

Image for the news item: We can get back to building: CEC

We can get back to building: CEC

The legislation for a bipartisan deal on the Renewable Energy Target (RET) passed through the Australian Parliament last...

Image for the news item: Renewable energy target slashed, wind farm commissioner to be established

Renewable energy target slashed, wind farm commissioner to be established

The clean energy sector will finally face certainty after the parliament passed legislation to slash the renewable energy...

Image for the news item: Downer EDI awarded contract for Ararat Wind Farm

Downer EDI awarded contract for Ararat Wind Farm

Downer EDI Limited (Downer) today announced it had been awarded a contract for work on the proposed Ararat Wind Farm Project...

Image for the news item: Clean Energy Council holds reception with MPs, Senators and bureaucrats at Parliament House

Clean Energy Council holds reception with MPs, Senators and bureaucrats at Parliament House

The annual Clean Energy Council Parliamentary Reception took place again this year on Wednesday 3rd June at Parliament House,...

Image for the news item: Thousands of jobs, billions of dollars up for grabs from soon-to-be finalised RET deal

Thousands of jobs, billions of dollars up for grabs from soon-to-be finalised RET deal

The Renewable Energy Target (RET) deal was introduced to the House of Representatives today, in a move that is expected to...

Image for the news item: New community consultation guidelines for large scale solar projects (ARENA) 2015

New community consultation guidelines for large scale solar projects (ARENA) 2015

Independent market research company Ipsos has produced best practice community consultation guidelines for proposed large...

Image for the news item: Emissions Reduction Fund

Emissions Reduction Fund

The Emissions Reduction Fund provides an incentive for businesses, land owners, state and local governments, community organisations...

Image for the news item: Local wind farms found to be meeting strict regulatory conditions

Local wind farms found to be meeting strict regulatory conditions

Four wind farms in the Southern Highlands, New South Wales, have passed the State Government’s regulatory checks with flying...