Victoria’s Energy Future: Fighting Fossil Fuels and Saying Yes to Renewables
Victoria has come to a fork in the road: Will our energy system remain hitched to polluting fossil fuels or will we shift to clean renewable energy sources?
The Coalition government already made its choice without our consent. It banned wind farms in the windiest parts of the state and is pushing the expansion of coal and coal seam gas on rural communities.
As we head into an election, what is needed to protect rural Victoria and put us on the path to a clean, renewable energy future? Join us to find out.
WHERE: Federation Square – Under the Gum stage, Birrarung Marr Park
Renewable Energy Champion Award
Award-winning environmentalist Tanya Ha will present Yes 2 Renewables’ inaugural Renewable Energy Champion. Tanya Ha is well-known for her reporting on ABC science show Catalyst and book Greeniology.
The award recognises community leadership communicating the benefits of renewable energy. So who’s the 2014 Renewable Energy Champion?… You’ll have to attend the presentation to find out!