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Turning Our Organic Waste Into Renewable Energy

The Andrews Labor Government is turning organic waste into renewable energy, creating new regional jobs and industries while reducing organic waste sent to landfill and driving down emissions.

$250 Power Saving Bonus To Bust Bills From Tomorrow

From tomorrow, Victorians can claim a $250 bill busting bonus if they look for a better energy deal on Victoria’s Energy Compare website – a move that could save households up to $580 each.

Boosting Demand For Recycled Organics

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering new ways to use our organic waste, boosting jobs across Victoria and diverting waste from landfill while halving emissions by 2030.

Breakthrough For Critically Endangered Leadbeaters Possum

For the first time in more than 20 years the critically endangered Leadbeater’s Possum has been born in captivity, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government’s investment in Victoria’s faunal emblems.

Solar Hotspots Powering Victoria’s Clean Energy Boom

Melbourne’s outer suburbs are leading Victoria’s household solar boom – slashing their energy bills by hundreds of dollars each year thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $1.3 billion Solar Homes Program.

Growing Jobs For Energy Retailer In Geelong

The Andrews Labor Government is backing renewable energy provider Pacific Hydro to create 64 full-time jobs in Geelong by establishing their retail electricity arm Tango Energy.

Breeding Success At Skink Chalet

The Andrews Labor Government is celebrating the success of a new breeding program for the endangered Guthega Skink, a step forward for protecting Victoria’s unique biodiversity.

New Trust For Nature Board Appointed

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring the continued protection of our precious native habitat for future generations to enjoy.