COUNCILS CALL FOR A STATE 50% RENEWABLES TARGET BY 2030

COUNCILS CALL FOR A STATE 50% RENEWABLES TARGET BY 2030

WESTERN AUSTRALIAN COUNCILS HAVE called on the State Government to commit to renewable energy target of 50% by 2030 and an 100% emissions reduction target by 2050 at a forum held in Perth on Thursday (30 May). 21 councils from across the state at the forum, hosted by...
WA councils pressure state government to act on clean energy

WA councils pressure state government to act on clean energy

Post-election, it’s clear that local governments will be instrumental in continuing to lead the charge on climate action by fostering renewable energy projects, encouraging efficiency, and reducing transport emissions in their communities – essentially leading...
WA COUNCILS URGE STATE TO STEP UP ON CLEAN ENERGY

WA COUNCILS URGE STATE TO STEP UP ON CLEAN ENERGY

LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ACROSS WESTERN Australia have joined forces today to call for a renewed state commitment to renewable energy and tackling climate change. The 21 councils met at a Perth forum hosted by the Climate Council’s Cities Power Partnership, Australia’s...
COUNCILS CONGREGATE IN AUSTRALIA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY CAPITAL

COUNCILS CONGREGATE IN AUSTRALIA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY CAPITAL

LOCAL GOVERNMENT leaders flock to Port Augusta, Australia’s renewable capital, to see first-hand the coal to clean energy transformation underway as part of the Climate Council’s Cities Power Partnership program. Port Augusta has just marked three years since its last...
Renewables Boom in South Australia Means Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

Renewables Boom in South Australia Means Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

There’s no denying it: South Australia’s continuing transition away from fossil fuels and toward investment in renewable energy shows that it is possible to provide a clean and reliable supply of electricity, create jobs and boost the economy – all in one fell...