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Victoria's Renewable Energy Roadmap
Mining Licences Near Me
Easy to use online search tool that can help you find the locations of mining and exploration licences in Victoria.
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Powerline Bushfire Safety Program
Almost $2 million in TARGET minerals exploration grants awarded to nine projects in western Victoria
Hazelwood Inquiry Implementation Plan
The Victorian Government released the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry: Victorian Government Implementation Plan on 21 June 2016.
Victoria's Renewable Energy Targets
The Victorian Government has set ambitious renewable energy targets for 2020 and 2025.
Protecting Victorians from Powerline - Related Bushfires
View the Electricity Safety (Bushfire Mitigation) Regulations
Seismic Survey Update- April 2016
The first batch of data processed from the seismic survey in the South Gippsland region in mid-2015 has now been provided.
Earth Resources Ministerial Advisory Council welcomes new members
The Earth Resources Ministerial Advisory Council’s new membership is providing strategic advice on sustainably developing Victoria’s mining and resources.
- Renewable Energy Targets To Create Thousands Of Jobs
Victoria has set ambitious renewable energy targets to create thousands of new jobs and cut the state’s greenhouse gas emissions.
- Offshore Acreage Released Near Gippsland
The Victorian Government is releasing offshore acreage in state waters to investigate opportunities for storing greenhouse gas emissions safely in deep rock formations off the Gippsland coast, between Seaspray and Loch Sport.
- Be Prepared This Summer and Stay Safe In A Power Outage
- Energy Efficiency Scheme To Reduce Bills, Support Jobs
The Victorian Government will retain the Victorian Energy Efficiency Target (VEET) scheme which helps participating households and businesses save money by improving energy efficiency.