NSW proposes new legislation seeking to avoid the potential of a consumer revolt around arrangements for the end of the solar bonus scheme later this year.
Epuron says it’s unclear why NSW government has cut proposed capacity of Yass Valley wind project in half, but it will push ahead anyway.
NSW government is tendering for renewable energy projects to provide clean energy to the Sydney Metro rail project.
NSW Renewable Energy Action Plan Annual Report reveals 12 of 24 goals completed, nine more progressed. NSW now generates more electricity from solar than from the Snowy Hydro Scheme.
NSW sells 1,320MW Vales Point coal-fired generator for just $1m to a company called Sunset Power.
A 100-turbine wind farm application for near Tarago, NSW, has been rejected by the state planning department, for failing to address community concerns about the project’s noise and visual impact.
NSW environment minister says ambitious climate targets will make vegetarianism compulsory, shut anti-terror and emergency services.
NSW Greens challenge Premier Baird to adopt nation-leading climate policy, including a target of zero net emissions by 2040, in a climate bill introduced into state Parliament on Thursday.
NSW govt networks canvass “solar tax” on households exporting to grid, suggest it could be extended to households with battery storage and EVs.
NSW mental health minister says health concerns about wind farms “may have some validity”.