3CR Podcast – Bushfire, heatwave and storm havens. Creating safety for all.

July 20, 2021 / From News

 Presenter: Bec Horridge, Guest: Katheryn Maxwell: South Coast Health and Sustainability Alliance  When we are parched by heatwaves, fires rage and smoke clogs the air we all want to be safe.   […]

Shoalhaven gets its own solar farm!

July 16, 2021 / From News

Published in the Southcoast Register on 8 July 2021 by Liam Cormican. A soon-to-be-constructed eight thousand panel Shoalhaven solar farm will provide power to local and Sydney businesses. Co-developed by […]

New Australian climate service goes live

July 14, 2021 / From News

Printed in the Braidwood Bugle on 7 July 2021. “The Morrison Government has delivered on its commitment to helping Australia better prepare for, and respond to natural disasters with the […]

Governments Must Do More To Tackle Rising Health Risk From Bushfire Smoke

July 14, 2021 / From News

Printed in Braidwood Bugle on 7 July 2021. Australia will face recurring episodes of widespread bushfire smoke and its associated negative health impacts unless governments tackle climate change and support […]

5 good things from living with an EV

July 9, 2021 / From News

Just because it’s great to keep up with the latest in Electric Vehicles (EVs)…… Check this article out from Drive (an Aussie online website) here.

Thinking of buying an EV?

July 9, 2021 / From News

The Washington Post have done a story of things to consider before buying an Electric Vehicle. Please note the prices and references to “federal” all pertain to US dollars and […]

Be part of Eurobodalla’s 1st Solar Recycling Cooperative

June 30, 2021 / From News

MICRO ENERGY PTY LTD147 PRINCES HWY, BODALLA 02 4473 5988 Micro Energy Systems & the Southcoast Health and Sustainability Alliance are working on a joint project to establish Eurobodalla’s own […]

The Tec Exec on air

June 29, 2021 / From News

Trish Pye from The Tec Exec was interviewed by Kathy Shields on 2EARFM on Tuesday 29 June 2021. Trish mentioned about the training in digital skills and mentoring available every […]

ABC South East interview about new solar installation on SEWACS*

June 26, 2021 / From News

* SEWACS (South East Women and Children’s Service) partnered up with SHASA and MESA (Micro Energy Systems Australia) to receive a new solar installation. Kathryn Maxwell, SHASA President was interviewed […]

Please sign the EV petition from NCC

June 9, 2021 / From News

SHASA presented a workshop on Electric Vehicles and Microgrids at the recent Nature Conservation Council (NCC) Conference that was held here in Bateman’s Bay in May 2021. NCC have taken […]

South Coast residents rolling up their sleeves and creating hope for a brighter future

June 1, 2021 / From News

Reprinted from About Regional by KATHRYN MAXWELL31 MAY 2021 Protesters demand an end to native forest logging outside the Forestry Corporation of NSW office in Batemans Bay. Photo: Nature Conservation […]

EOI for Powering Communities

April 26, 2021 / From News

The Beagle published this information about an Expression of Interest (EOI) opportunity. Member for Gilmore, Fiona Phillips MP is encouraging local non-profit organisations to reduce their power bills with the […]

Thanks MESA and GIVIT

April 26, 2021 / From News

A 4kW Stand-alone Power System was recently installed for Keith Michael Nye of Mogo. The system was donated and installed by Micro Energy Systems Australia [MESA] of Bodalla, who work […]

Repair Cafe Family Day

April 14, 2021 / From News

Families were a welcomed addition to our Repair Cafe held last Friday 9 April 2021. The Family Day coincided with the School Holidays. There were children’s bikes, teddy’s losing their […]

Council to source the bulk of it’s energy from renewables from July

April 8, 2021 / From News

The Beagle published this article on 8 April 2021. Eurobodalla Council has signed a landmark 10-year agreement to source the bulk of its energy from renewables from July. Electricity generated […]

How to reduce the effects of natural disasters rather than just clean up after them?

April 8, 2021 / From News

The Doman published this article on 8 April 2021. A man — desperately begging for help from emergency services — dies in his car as it is swallowed by floodwaters […]

ALP Policy on EVs & Community Batteries

April 7, 2021 / From News

This article was written by the Labour Environment Action Network regarding the ALP National Conference 2021 held on Tuesday and Wednesday this week, by zoom.  LEAN (Labour Environment Action Network) […]

Solar Tax Mythbusting

April 7, 2021 / From News

This article appeared in Renew Economy on 1 April 2021. It is the Total Environment Centre’s response to the orchestrated misinformation campaign being waged in the media against the AEMC’s […]

Energy and Integrity

April 7, 2021 / From News

Listen to the Democracy Sausage podcast with Mark Kenny (ANU) interviewing Helen Haines. It is an interesting insight into the democratisation of energy https://overcast.fm/+Rrk7cnd2E March 23, 20210:0041:00

Aussie – Molly Taylor wins Extreme EV race

April 6, 2021 / From News

ABC News ran the following story about an exciting “extreme” EV race in Saudi Arabia. The race aims to highlight climate change by having a net zero emissions footprint. Read […]

Booming rooftop solar installations

April 5, 2021 / From News

Published in Renew Economy on 1 April 2021: Rooftop solar has continued to lead the rapid growth in Australia’s renewable energy sector, with more than 3 gigawatts of new small-scale […]

US leadership on reducing emissions

April 5, 2021 / From News

The Sydney Morning Herald published the following on 1 April 2021: The United States climate tsar John Kerry has told a conference that coal use must be immediately abandoned if […]

Community Batteries: what are they & how can they help our summers?

April 5, 2021 / From News

The Guardian published this article on 5 April 2021: Labor proposes funding batteries to allow households with solar power to pool excess electricity. Here’s what you need to know. In […]

Victoria cracking down on “solar installer cowboys”

March 29, 2021 / From News

The Age published this article on 28 March 2021: The state government is considering a ban on solar retailers selling door-to-door and cold calling customers to protect Victorians from predatory […]

‘Still far too low’: Australia’s electric vehicle industry says fourfold imports jump not enough

March 25, 2021 / From News

The Guardian reports on the increase in imports to Australia of EVs here.

20% increase in home battery systems in 2020

March 25, 2021 / From News

One Step Off the Grid published the following article by Sophie Vorrath recently: Australian households led the installation of more than 31,000 battery energy storage systems around the country in […]

SHASA supports 40km speed limit on Annette’s Parade, Mossy Point

March 23, 2021 / From News

SHASA strongly supports the petition calling on the Eurobodalla Shire Council to undertake a Speed Zone Review on Annette’s Parade, Mossy Point, from 45 River Road to the Mossy Point […]

Do you want tax payer money spent on fracking and gas pipelines?

March 23, 2021 / From News

Lock the Gate Alliance has distributed this letter: The Federal Government is asking for feedback on how they can spend taxpayer money on the gas fracking industry, as they develop […]

Moo’s News 4th Edition – Out Now!

March 22, 2021 / From News

In plenty of time for Easter, the Moo’s News team have released yet another bumper edition. Full of stories, poems, recipes and links to available services – all written by […]

NRMA CEO talks electric

March 21, 2021 / From News

The CEO of NRMA Rohan Lund writes in the Open Road recently about our electric future. Read all about it.

Support new renewable energy industries

March 12, 2021 / From News

Solar Citizens have released a new report that has hit the headlines and it shows how Australia can build a bright economic future by using cheap renewable energy to power […]

Exciting Solar Investment Opportunities

March 7, 2021 / From News

View this email in your browser In the next few months we will be offering investment opportunities in four projects.  Kitchen Food Company Riverwood NSW   Two 100 kW roof mounted […]

Men’s Sheds in Bateman’s Bay and Narooma now powered by Solar!

March 4, 2021 / From News

The Southcoast Health and Sustainability Alliance (SHASA) is committed to assisting community/non profit organisations to install solar and/or batteries on their facilities to cut their electricity costs and help them […]

Show your support to keep the Narooma Visitors Centre

March 4, 2021 / From News

If you feel strongly about the ongoing loss of community facilities such as the Narooma Visitors Centre, which our council is closing and intending to lease out, then please sign […]

SHASA March 2021 Newsletter – Out Now

March 3, 2021 / From News

SHASA is a not for profit community group established to promote sustainability and solar power on the NSW South CoastView this email in your browserMarch 2021 NewsMarch SHASA Meeting (on ZOOM) […]

“Each time I touch that garden, I know the value & love of this community”

February 26, 2021 / From News

Lorna was one of 18 people who came along to the SAGE Veggies for All Workshop held recently. Kathryn Maxwell and Phil Timms co-hosted the session at the Red Door […]

Helen Haines Indi MP launches Bill to support regional communities

February 26, 2021 / From News

PHOTO: Renewable Energy Mansfield’s Andrew Webb speaks about the benefits of the bill at Helen Haines’ Parliament House media conference on Monday. Helen Haines’ communique dated 26 February 2021 stated:People living in […]

Have you seen the NSW Governments’ Net Zero Plan?

February 25, 2021 / From News

This is on the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment website: The Net Zero Plan Stage 1: 2020-2030 is the foundation for NSW’s action on climate change and goal […]

Australian Farmers call for renewable energy zones

February 23, 2021 / From News

The Guardian reports on the National Farmers Federation, business groups and community groups (that included SHASA) calling for a pandemic recovery regionalisation strategy. Read all about it here.

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