Plan to let all farmers invest in nearby renewable projects

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
February 22 2021 - 5:00am
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 by Sitthixay Ditthavong.

Renewable energy developments 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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