City Of Melbourne (Council) Now 100% Renewable Electricity Powered

MICHAEL BLOCH | January 18, 2019

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The City Of Melbourne says it is the first Australian capital city council powered by 100 percent renewable electricity. Just to clarify, and I should have done so when originally publishing – the 100% claim is in relation to electricity supply for council buildings and services. The council is purchasing renewable electricity equivalent to its annual consumption. The City of Melbourne council area is comprised of the city center and a number of inner-city suburbs, including Carlton, Flemington, Prahran, South Yarra, and Southbank.

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