Entries by C4CE

Pingala Plans Solar Farms for Sydney

The community energy group Pingala sees a future where solar power will play a vital role in providing Sydney’s energy requirements.  Tom Nokolds, the secretary of Pingala, says the organisation has plans to develop “many solar farms … owned by the community … right here in Sydney”. Nokolds feels that the Community Energy Congress in […]

ARENA helping put power in the people’s hands

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) became a key supporter of the emerging Australian community energy sector in November 2013 when it announced substantial funding for the Coalition for Community Energy (C4CE), led by UTS Institute for Sustainable Futures, to help catalyse community renewable projects around the country. The ARENA funding will go to develop […]