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Parties must commit to keeping full RET to save households money

Solar Citizens has welcomed media reports today that Federal Cabinet has rejected the flawed Warburton review into the Renewable Energy Target but warns the best way for Australians to save on their household power bills is to keep the full Renewable Energy Target.

Inquiry into ‘gold plating’ of power networks good news

Solar Citizens has welcomed the establishment yesterday of a Senate Inquiry into the allegation that ‘gold plating’ of Australia's electricity networks is artificially driving up the cost of electricity.

Rally for renewables brings thousands to politicians’ doors

2,000 renewable energy workers, businesses, solar owners and supporters descended on electorate offices in every state and territory around the country today to protest the Federal Government’s attempt to hurt jobs and families by attacking the Renewable Energy Target.

Federal Government should learn from SA solar revolution and keep the Renewable Energy Target

Solar Citizens has welcomed the South Australian Government’s announcement today that it will soon exceed its target of 33% of energy generated from renewable sources such as solar and wind.

WA businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

123 West Australian solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.

ACT businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

74 ACT solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.

Northern Territory businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

84 Northern Territory solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.

NSW businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

209 NSW solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.

Victorian businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

208 Victorian solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.

QLD businesses demand Federal government keep Renewables Target

191 Queensland solar businesses have signed a letter calling on the Federal Government to back jobs and investment in the solar industry by maintaining the Renewable Energy Target.