Australian Wind Alliance

Australian Wind Alliance

Blog's photo for Wind winning the price race
In the market to replace some retiring coal-fired plants? And price is important? Well, try a wind farm. They are the answer to rising power prices around the country. This is a short summary we prepared to make sure the facts are on the table. Recent wind farm contracts have...
Blog's photo for Surely they're not fair dinkum?
The biggest question facing Australia’s households and businesses right now is how to stop spiralling power bills and how to make sure we continue to have reliable power as we move towards a zero carbon grid. If the Turnbull government’s push to get the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to fund...
Blog's photo for Pardon my political correctness
  There are plenty of reasons why nuclear power is a pretty poor choice to power our country but apparently it's politically correct to point them out. Ah well, pardon my political correctness! Here's our letter in response to their Editorial, reproduced here as the chances of the Tele printing...
Blog's photo for Community show of support at Rye Park Wind Farm PAC
In a bit of a first, half of the speakers at the planning hearing for the Rye Park Wind Farm lined up to speak in favour of the project that they think will bring The Australian Wind Alliance NSW Organiser Charlie Prell spoke on behalf of the AWA when attended...
Blog's photo for Wind, solar + storage cheaper than gas and coal
Incredible falls in the cost of renewables have continued this year, making a strong transition to clean energy a no-brainer. The cost of wind and solar energy has fallen so much they are now out-competing gas and coal, and experts are saying that will price gas out as a transition...
Blog's photo for Wind power sailing ahead in 2017
2017 promises to be huge year for the wind industry, with 14 wind farms, 1.6 gigawatts capacity and more than $3.6 billion of investment either under construction, or due to begin construction. Together these projects have created 1,605 jobs. Further projects are likely to be announced in the coming months....