MEDIA RELEASE: New solar installation on Yea Community Shed to reduce emissions and electricity costs

2021-12-01T05:57:03+00:00December 1st, 2021|Hume|

A new 11KW Solar PV system installed on the Yea Pottery Studio and the Men’s Shed will provide cheaper power bills and contribute to lowering carbon emissions in Yea. The installation was made possible by a Sustainability Victoria grant through the Community Power Hub program, coordinated by Indigo Power and GV Community Energy.  John Anderson [...]

Media Release – Grampians Community Power Hub Launch

2021-11-08T23:58:35+00:00November 8th, 2021|General News, Grampians, Grampians|

Grampians Community Power Hub Launch BREAZE Inc., lead partner on the Grampians Community Power Hub (CPH) is excited to announce the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio, will be launching the Grampians CPH on Friday the 12 November 2021. The Launch will be held at Halls Gap Botanical Gardens from 3:00pm. The [...]

MEDIA RELEASE: Solar Pathway Lights up Yinnar Community

2020-05-18T05:50:36+00:00May 18th, 2020|General News, Gippsland|

Solar lights installed in the Victorian town of Yinnar are lighting the way for the local community to access a popular sporting and recreation reserve. Until the lighting installation in February, the kilometre-long path linking the reserve and the main town was a safety concern, particularly in the winter dark. It's a milestone for the [...]

Superpower! Ross Garnaut in the Latrobe Valley

2019-12-02T07:33:05+00:00December 2nd, 2019|General News|

Hub host, the Gippsland Climate Change Network (GCCN) recently hosted Prof. Ross Garnaut, research fellow in economics at the University of Melbourne and Australia’s leading thinker about climate and energy policy. In his presentation Ross introduced ideas and strategies for harnessing Australia’s renewable energy potential to become a global economic leader. Topics cover energy, transport, [...]

Solar Donated to Regional Community Hall

2019-11-01T03:26:11+00:00November 1st, 2019|General News, Gippsland|

The Loch Sport Public Hall will be upgraded with a 4.4 kW solar system as part of the Latrobe Valley Community Power Hubs Gippy Bulk Buy program and community solar donation model. The Minister for Energy, Environment, and Climate Change officially announced the winner late last week along with representatives from the Latrobe Valley Community [...]

Premier’s Sustainability Awards Finalist!

2019-11-01T03:03:10+00:00November 1st, 2019|General News|

Over the last 2 years the Community Power Hub program had been exploring new ways of supporting Victorian communities to access the technical skills and expertise required to develop and deliver community-based renewable energy projects. The Premier’s Sustainability Awards offered 11 award categories this year and had a record number of submissions. They were a [...]

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