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.

Through Water for Victoria – our plan for a future with less water – we are committed to achieving net zero emissions in the water sector and promoting innovation in the water sector.