Tracking Progress: 2020 Snapshot of Council Action on Climate Change

Tracking Progress: 2020 Snapshot of Council Action on Climate Change

In four years, the Cities Power Partnership (CPP) has become Australia’s largest network of local councils leading the way to a thriving, zero emissions future. With over 165 councils on board, we have seen tangible action and huge emissions reductions taking place...
Central Queensland councils work together for a renewable future

Central Queensland councils work together for a renewable future

MORE THAN 60 local government representatives will gather to discuss how to manage changes to the energy sector across Central Queensland in a two-day forum starting today. The Clean Economy Opportunities for the CQ Region forum will bring together representatives...
Australia’s top 7 local government climate projects for 2020

Australia’s top 7 local government climate projects for 2020

Even in 2020’s difficult circumstances, local councils are rising to the challenges of climate change. From Nillumbik Shire Council’s world-first solar and battery powered stadium that provides a safe space for the community during an emergency, to Sunshine Coast...
Tracking Progress: 2019 Snapshot of Council Action on Climate Change

Tracking Progress: 2019 Snapshot of Council Action on Climate Change

In nearly three years, the Cities Power Partnership has become Australia’s largest network of local governments taking action on climate change. With over 125 councils on board, we have seen tangible action and exciting projects taking place all around Australia. To...
Dubbo Regional Council outlines plan for renewable energy targets

Dubbo Regional Council outlines plan for renewable energy targets

Replacing street lights, installing solar panels and introducing hybrid vehicles is all being done by Dubbo Regional Council as it pushes for its new renewable energy targets. In February, council adopted a new Energy Strategy and Implementation Plan. As part of the...