Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:Municipal, National
Date Effective:2016
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Multiple RE Sources>Heating
Policy Sector:Electricity, Heating and Cooling
Size of Plant Targeted:Small
Agency:Department of the Environment and Energy
Funding:AUD$5 million

The $5 million Solar Communities program will support local responses to climate change and deliver lower electricity costs for community organisations. The program will provide funding for community groups in selected regions across Australia to install rooftop solar PV, solar hot water and solar-connected battery systems.

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