TASMANIA – Tasmania is now powered entirely by renewable energy (Natalie Marchant, WEF)

Renewable energy wind power Tasmania Australia
Tasmania achieved its ambitious green goal after a series of wind turbines on the island went online. Image: REUTERS/David Gray
  • Tasmania met 100% renewable target after the 29th wind turbine went online at Granville Harbour on the island’s west coast.
  • The majority of the island’s power generation came from hydroelectric systems in 2018/19.
  • Other states are forging ahead with their own green energy plans.