Simple energy efficiency improvements in new housing stock can cut Australia's emissions by 10.8 million tonnes.
Two pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) projects have received $1m in government funding.
A new public participation program by Evenergi hopes to increase the number of electric vehicles on Australian roads and boost solar and storage installations in homes.
South Australia is the leading state for renewables and energy storage, thanks to major projects such as the the world's largest virtual power plant.
The South Australian Produce Market will install 1600 solar panels and a large lithium-ion battery on its facility at Pooraka.
The South Australian Government has announced plans to build a 250 MW virtual power plant.
Two schools in New South Wales are trialling renewable energy classrooms.
The SSE Australia Whyalla Solar Farm was officially opened by SA Premier Jay Weatherill last week.
The CEFC has committed $30 million in debt finance to the Coleambally Solar Farm in NSW.
The Renewable Energy Target legislation has been amended to clarify the eligibility of 10–100 kW solar PV systems.
The Australian Government has launched the country's first National Cities Performance Framework to track the progress and performance of our largest cities.