See how a local community set goals for a renewable future and in the process turned the operation of a small Victorian town's water treatment plant on its head.
Watch yesterday's live stream: John Day from North East Water explains how North East Water - in partnership with the Intelligent Water Network (IWN) and the Totally Renewable Yackandandah (TRY) group - recently installed and commissioned Australia's first solar photovoltaic and battery storage to run a water treatment plant.
John shares the six key lessons for anyone considering installing solar panels and battery storage at a facility such as a water treatment plant.
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John Day from North East Water speaks about the Intelligent Water Networks (IWN) Yackandandah Solar and Energy Storage Project. Video courtesy of North East Water.
DELWP Helps Explain Water Entitlements in New Videos
Water shares, allocations, seasonal determinations, carryover and the water market are explained by a farmer in free water toolkit of videos now available online.
Why not make 2019 your water savings year?
18 January 2019. The start of the new year – and the warm Summer weather - is the perfect time to make a commitment to reduce your household water usage. Cutting back on your water consumption won’t just save water, it also saves energy, money
Reports reveal progress in achieving Victoria’s sustainable water future
The successes, challenges and opportunities in safeguarding the state’s water supply have been chronicled in Victoria’s first ever review and five-yearly assessments of Victoria’s Sustainable Water Strategies.