Geelong community solar project raises $150K in a week!

Geelong Sustainability’s first community solar investment project has raised more than $150,000 from local investors in its first week of launching. The clean energy project, named CORE Geelong One, will see a 156kW solar system installed at Multicultural Aged Care Services (MACS) in North Geelong. The project is a first for Victoria, but demand from investors has even surprised us. We’ve been overwhelmed by such incredible support from individuals in the community wanting to invest in local community owned renewable energy! “It’s [...]


Minister Launches Bendigo Community Power Hub

Bendigo Sustainability Group is excited to announce its successful appointment as a host for the Community Power Hub – Bendigo.  The announcement was made by the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, minister for energy, environment and climate change. The Victorian Government has committed over a two year period to develop community-owned and operated renewable energy projects in regional areas of Ballarat, Bendigo and the Latrobe Valley through a series of innovative new grants. The aim of the pilot Community Power Hubs (CPH) is [...]