A Just Transition to a Renewable Energy Economy in the Hunter Region, Australia /
By: Bill, Anthea
Contributor(s): Mitchell, William | Welters, RiccardoPublisher: Callaghan, N.S.W Centre for Full Employment and Equity 2008Description: PDFSubject(s): Renewable Energy Sources | Economic Development Environmental Aspects | Green Industries | Industry | Industry Environmental Aspects | Infrastructure (economics) | Employment | Policy | Governance | Communities | Community Development | Employment/unemploymentDDC classification: INTERNET Online Resources: Electronic copy
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This Report was commissioned by Greenpeace Australia and demonstrates major benefits to the Hunter and nearby Wyong region from shifting from coal-fired power to a renewable energy economy. The Report includes two energy scenarios, detailing job creation for the Hunter as a self-sufficient energy producer and as an export centre.