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 news

    ARENA is now on Pinterest

    With over 200 renewable energy projects around Australia now being developed with our support, we've put together a fantastic collection of project photos, diagrams and infographics to showcase our work.   Now, those images are available for you to peruse and share via ARENA's new Pinterest page.

  2. World first wave array hits 12 months of operation

    The world’s first commercial-scale wave energy array that is connected to the grid and has the ability to produce desalinated water has completed 12 months of operation with $13 million funding support from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).

  3. Watershed moment for big solar in Australia

    With more than two million solar panels (2,044,140) now feeding power into the national electricity grid, AGL Energy Limited and First Solar have successfully completed Australia’s two largest solar photovoltaic (PV) plants at Nyngan and Broken Hill with $166.7 million support from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).

  4. Renewables for industrial processes

    Renewable energy technologies can provide alternatives to fossil fuels for industrial applications in many sectors including pulp, paper, dairy, food and beverage manufacturing, meat processing, fabric, textiles and alumina.