Queensland's Renewable Report Card - Solar Citizens

Queensland's Renewable Report Card

How much progress has the QLD Government made towards their renewable goals?

   Commitment   Progress   Grade
50% renewable energy by 2030 target. D

Delivering 1000MW of renewable energy generation through CleanCo by 2025.

Delivering a 400MW reverse auction.
  • The delivery of the 400MW reverse auction is now running two years overdue – originally meant to commence in the second half of 2017. A shortlist of project applications was announced in July 2017. There are over 2GW of projects on the shortlist, which has now been handed over to CleanCo for delivery.
  • An announcement of the successful projects is expected in early 2020. 
1 million or 3GW of solar rooftops by 2020. B+
Investing $97 million to install solar and energy efficiency measures on state schools via the Advancing Clean Energy Schools (ACES) Program. A-
Rolling out renewable solutions in remote communities Bamaga, Mapoon, Pormpuraaw and Doomadgee.
Invest in new transmission infrastructure for North Queensland.
    Total: C-