Rural towns like Yackandandah will control their energy security if bill gets up

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated July 20 2021 - 12:45am, first published July 19 2021 - 8:30am
BRIGHT IDEA: Indi MP Helen Haines in front of the Yackandandah community battery, which could become commonplace across regional Australia if her proposal is approved.

A RURAL Victorian town has taken energy security into its own hands by establishing a renewable energy battery, in a move that could be replicated in thousands of towns across the nation.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

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