30 May '17, 10am

Australia-Record year for Australian renewable energy in 2016 finds new report

Improved rainfall in key hydro catchments and a series of new wind and solar projects helped to make 2016 a record year for renewable energy in Australia according to the Clean Energy Council’s Clean Energy Australia Report 2016 . The report finds that more than 17 per cent of Australia’s electricity came from renewable energy during the year – the highest proportion at any time this century, putting Australia well on track to deliver the 2020 Renewable Energy Target (RET). Clean Energy Council Chief Executive Kane Thornton said 10 large wind and solar projects had been completed last year, with continued reductions in project costs contributing to unprecedented levels of commercial activity, setting the industry up for another record year in 2017. “Every month brings new project announcements” said Mr Thornton. “While total investment in large-scale renewable energy was $...

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