Offshore wind set for take off in Victoria

Source | Renew Economy

Victoria is planning 3 offshore wind projects and this is what they do for you:

  • Creates 5600 direct jobs
  • 6 million homes powered by renewables
  • Makes 50% renewables by 2030 possible in Victoria.
  • $40 million in direct Government support
  • $96 million in direct company investment.
  • $18 billion dollars in new investment into Victoria’s economy.
  • Economic diversification for regional Victoria.
  • Providing for a more reliable energy grid, to keep the lights on


What’s more, this energy will be transported to the La Trobe valley, offering our industrial centres the opportunity to source their energy renewably, to enter lucrative new markets for green metals and related products.

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