Plan to let all farmers invest in nearby renewable projects

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated February 22 2021 - 5:20am, first published 4:00am
WEALTH SHARING: The bill would mean any large-scale renewable projects would have to offer farmers within a 30km radius the chance to invest. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong

RENEWABLE energy developers would have to offer all nearby farmers the chance to invest in the project and share its revenue, under a new plan put forward to the government.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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