North Queensland to be Australia’s first major exporter of solar power : RenewEconomy

21-07-2017 / Category : News

North Queensland has become the focus of a bitter debate about whether Australia should be committing government funds to get the Carmichael coal project in the Galilee Basin over the line, or even to build a new coal fired generator near

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But there is a quiet revolution going on that certainly makes the push for a new coal fired generator seem redundant, or even completely misplaced: north Queensland is about to become the region in Australia to be the first major exporter of solar power.

Conservatives may be pushing for new coal generator in north Queensland, but the region is about to become the country’s first significant exporter of solar power.

Source: North Queensland to be Australia’s first major exporter of solar power : RenewEconomy

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