Australian Renewable Energy Agency


ARENA was established to make renewable energy solutions more affordable and increase the amount of renewable energy used in Australia.

  1. Latest media

    First of a kind concentrated solar PV power tower

    A unique concentrated solar photovoltaic (CSPV) power tower was unveiled in Newbridge, Victoria today, paving the way for the deployment of utility-scale CSPV power stations in Australia and overseas.

  2. 1MW solar-diesel power plant up and running in 7 days

    The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today unveiled Laing O’Rourke’s first operational redeployable solar-diesel hybrid power plant in regional Queensland.

  3. Australia’s largest solar plant fires up

    The first section of the Nyngan Solar Plant in western New South Wales is online and feeding renewable energy into the National Electricity Market.

  4. Residential rooftop solar with battery storage a step closer

    The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today announced $3.3 million funding for Synergy to trial a combination of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) with battery storage at a new housing development in Alkimos Beach, north of Perth in Western Australia.