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Hunter region councils commit to climate

12 Jun 2021
The Hunter is committed to collaboratively tackling shared challenges of changing global energy markets and climate change impacts.

Cities Power Partnership National Summit 2021

03 Jun 2021
A summary of the Cities Power Partnership National Summit 2021, the largest local government climate summit.
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Councils can capitalise on clean economy

26 May 2021
More than 250 council representatives to join forces to discuss opportunities to capitalise on the clean economy and create thousands of jobs
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National Summit: Councils can capitalise on clean economy

27 Apr 2021
The National Summit will see councils join forces discuss how councils can capitalise on the clean economy and create thousands of jobs.
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Inner West Council: Pathways to Solar for the Whole Community

14 Apr 2021
In 2018, Inner West found that rooftop solar PV uptake in the region was low, so the council developed a plan to 'Go Solar'.

The Shocking Truth About Gas

30 Mar 2021
The Government has promoted the idea of a ‘gas-led recovery’ to lead us out of the economic downturn, but experts and analysts say otherwise.
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Mayors and councillors stand together in climate call

04 Mar 2021
Seventeen mayors and councillors have called on the government to recognise the spiralling costs to communities from climate-fuelled extreme weather.

Ausgrid installs “first of many” community batteries on Sydney network

15 Feb 2021
New South Wales network operator Ausgrid has unveiled its first community battery in the northern Sydney suburb of Beacon Hill, kicking off a two-year trial…

Frankston powers up its fight for the future

12 Feb 2021
Frankston City has joined more than 130 councils across Australia in signing on to the Climate Council’s Cities Power Partnership.

Join now and be part of the groundswell of local governments and communities across Australia tackling climate change.