Eighty companies bid on New England renewable energy zone, with record 34 gigawatts of power submitted

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
Updated September 2 2021 - 4:11am, first published August 30 2021 - 12:13am
POWER PLANT: Energy Minister Matt Kean and local MP Adam Marshall celebrate the announcement of the renewable energy zone last year. Photo: file

Over 80 companies have swamped the expressions of interest process for the New England's renewable energy zone (REZ) with projects totaling an enormous 34 gigawatts of green energy.


Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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