Across the country, local governments are committing to policies to meet the challenges of climate change

Ballina Shire Council’s goal is 100% renewable electricity for its operations by 2030. It recently moved to double its existing solar power.

Solar Panels being installed at the Alstonville Wastewater Treatment Plant
5B Maverick solar technology is installed at Alstonville Wastewater Treatment Plant, in Ballina Shire, New South Wales. Credit: Courtesy Ballina Shire Council