We must insist on a comprehensive review of all Renewable Energy transmission projects. Overhead transmission infrastructure is not in the public interest, it is an antiquated solution to energy transmission that results in unacceptable direct impacts and cumulative disbenefits.
German cabinet opts for underground power cabling. The decision by ministers to opt for the main north-south trunk of 1,000 kilometres (620 miles) of DC cable follows bitter resistance to overhead cabling.
Large-scale solar development in regional New South Wales has gained an unexpected new opponent, with the state chapter of Country Women’s Association of Australia voting to call on governments to prevent solar farms from being developed in prime agricultural areas.
Darley Power Fight and our partners, Trail Hiking Australia are Key Members of the EES Consultation Stakeholder Group. With direct access to the Project team, we are in a position to be better informed and provide feedback throughout the preparation of the EES and Draft Planning Scheme Amendment.
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Victoria’s shift from fossil fuelled power to renewable energy has sparked heated debate about the future of the state’s Renewable Energy Zones (REZ). The Victorian Government has increased the Victorian Renewable Energy Target (VRET) to 50 per cent by 2030.
The visual amenity of the Darley region would be ruined by overhead power lines if the project goes ahead. Article published on Independent Australia