SENR Member ProjectsWebpub2022-01-28T12:08:27+11:00
Agencies and groups across the Northern Rivers are taking action to build a resilient and sustainable energy system, through demonstration projects, research, advocacy, blueprints for action, systems support and education.
In January 2018, Lismore City Council and Farming the Sun officially launched the Lismore Community Solar initiative – the first Council/community owned solar farm in the country including Australia’s largest floating solar farm.
Byron Shire Council has installed two EV charging stations. One DC charger is located in Byron Bay, installed in 2017, and the other is a level 2 charger located under Council’s 99 KW solar carpark in Mullumbimby.
Ballina Shire Council has had a strong history of climate change action within its own operations and the wider community. The new 2020 Climate Change policy sets organisational emissions reduction targets, and provides a framework for progressing climate change mitigation, adaptation, and resilience strategies for Council and the community. Ballina Shire Council has committed to 100% renewable electricity and net zero emissions for its operations by 2030