Council vote for clean energy deal

Mount Alexander Shire Council has pitched its support squarely behind a significant move toward buying 100 per cent renewable energy as part of a power purchase agreement currently being explored by 39 councils state-wide.
At the council’s meeting in Castlemaine on Tuesday night councillors unanimously voted in favour of committing to buying 100 per cent renewable energy via the proposed Local Government Power Purchase Agreement (LG PPA) that is currently being developed with the 39 participating councils now asked to formally indicate their intention to commit prior to a clean-energy purchasing tender process. Full story in today’s Mail …

Eve Lamb
Journalist and photographer Eve Lamb has a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism) degree from Deakin University and a Master of Arts (Professional Writing) from Deakin University. She has worked for many regional newspapers including the Hamilton Spectator and the Warrnambool Standard, and has also worked for metro daily, The Hobart Mercury, and The Sunday Tasmanian. Eve has also contributed to various magazines including Australian Cyclist.