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Survey helps break down the barriers to grid connections
The Clean Energy Council has released the results of Australia's largest survey of experiences with connecting generators to the grid. The survey was completed last year and captured experiences with grid connection over the two years to mid-2014 across Australia.
15 Jun, 2015
Victoria open for clean energy business after wind farm planning changes
Changes to the planning scheme for wind farms announced by the Victorian Government today will cut red tape and help to attract investment to the state, the Clean Energy Council said.
11 Jun, 2015
Tough year over, big opportunity ahead for renewable energy
Last year was a tough one for renewable energy in Australia, with the amount of generation, investment and employment in the sector falling substantially, according to the Clean Energy Australia Report 2014 released by the Clean Energy Council today.
03 Jun, 2015
National storage industry survey
First-ever national storage industry survey - have your say
03 Jun, 2015
SA power company tries to penalise families just for having solar panels
A South Australian power company is trying to slug hard-working families with an extra fee just for having solar panels, the Clean Energy Council said today.
28 May, 2015
Thousands of jobs, billions of dollars up for grabs from renewable energy deal
Approximately 15,200 jobs and more than $40 billion investment can be unlocked if the bipartisan Renewable Energy Target (RET) deal reached last week between the major parties can be quickly passed by the Australian Parliament, the Clean Energy Council said today.
27 May, 2015
Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition - coming up next week
Less than one week until the Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition opens
26 May, 2015
$30 billion of investment, thousands of jobs attributable to historical support for solar power
Media reporting of a report by The Grattan Institute on solar power has highlighted issues that have already been addressed by most government policy makers, the Clean Energy Council said today.
25 May, 2015
Clean Energy Council seeks the best in the business
The Clean Energy Council is calling on the best in the business when it comes to innovation and community engagement to nominate for the Clean Energy Council Awards, to be presented at the Australian Clean Energy Summit in Sydney in July.
19 May, 2015
Major breakthrough puts renewable energy deal within reach
Confirmation today that the Federal Government will remove the legislated reviews of the Renewable Energy Target (RET) should clear the way for a deal to be done and return much-needed investment confidence to the Australian renewable energy sector, the Clean Energy Council said.
18 May, 2015
Victoria looking to take advantage of massive renewable energy opportunity
Victoria’s push for a separate and binding state renewable energy target is a welcome recognition of the jobs and investment benefits that can flow from renewable energy projects, the Clean Energy Council said today.
14 May, 2015
End of renewable energy crisis is in sight
A welcome end to the crisis confronting the renewable energy industry could be in sight, with the Federal Government shifting its position in order to reach a deal on the Renewable Energy Target (RET) with the Labor Party, the Clean Energy Council said today.
08 May, 2015
ATRAA and PD Day have moved - to All-Energy Australia
The Clean Energy Council's solar conference ATRAA and PD Day have moved to All-Energy Australia.
05 May, 2015
New Australian Energy Storage Roadmap set to transform sector
A new industry roadmap launched by the Clean Energy Council today will help to unlock the exciting opportunities that energy storage technology presents for both electricity consumers and the renewable energy industry.
30 Apr, 2015
Letter in response to Senator Bob Day in The Australian - Renewables drowning
Family First Senator Bob Day’s idea to delay a decision on the future of the Renewable Energy Target (RET) to wait for the outcome of yet another inquiry into wind power is an absurd idea (“No rush on RET”, letters, 27/4).
28 Apr, 2015