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Reaction to $1bn Solar Sunshot Program investment at Liddell

The Hunter is set to become a hub for renewable energy manufacturing after the federal government announced a $1 billion investment in its green future.  A report released earlier this week by the Climate...

Government urged to accelerate renewables as Eraring closure looms

The Climate Council is urging the NSW Government to accelerate renewables as the closure of Lake Macquarie's Eraring Power Station looms.

Net Zero Authority concept praised after Hunter unveiling

The Australian Government’s decision to establish a Net Zero Authority has been welcomed throughout the Hunter.

Liddell Power Station closure speeds up NSW’s renewables-powered plan

After more than five decades, it’s lights out for one of the Hunter Valley’s oldest operating coal-fired plants this month.

Forget coal and gas for prosperity: poll

Months out from a federal election, a poll shows voters in resource-rich areas of NSW and Queensland back renewables over coal and gas.

Critics say Kurri Kurri plant makes no ‘commercial sense’

Outgoing NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes has signed off on the Kurri Kurri gas-fired power station as critics say the project makes no commercial sense.
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