ARENA BY TECHNOLOGY: 1 JULY BUILDING TOMORROW'S ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE 2012 ARENA WORKS TO: PROJECT INVESTMENT 64 14 19 190+ $2.5 billion Total value $940 million ARENA $1.5 billion Other SOLAR (+75 solar scholarships/ fellowships) BIOENERGY HYBRID/ENABLING OCEAN/WAVE (+8 solar scholarships/ fellowships) GEOTHERMAL WIND 424 projects (15 projects are complete) Each $1 of ARENA support is leveraging 1.8 times that amount from industry/others Reduce the cost *including 83 scholarships/fellowships PROJECTS UNDER CONSIDERATION ADVANCED STEAM GENERATION (CSIRO) 6.7 MW SOLAR PV FARM IN AUSTRALIAN REMOTE QLD (WEIPA SOLAR PV) Building Australia's first off-grid solar farm to power Rio Tinto Alcan's bauxite mine and the Weipa township. Researchers set the world record WORLD FIRST Increase the use of renewable energy in Australia (May 2014) for the highest temperature steam ever produced using energy from the sun. 190+ FIRST projects $7.7 billion Total value $2.4 billion ARENA $5.3 billion Other ARENA support for projects in the pipeline would leverage 3.2 times that amount from industry/others INNOVATION CHAIN NT AUSTRALIAN FIRST 3 PROJECTS ARENA supports renewable energy projects across the innovation chain to help de-risk investment and hasten commercialisation. QLD WA 10 PROJECTS RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT DEMONSTRATION DEPLOYMENT 7 PROJECTS 155 MW SOLAR PROJECT IN NSW (AGL) EARLY STAGE COMPETITIVE DEVELOPMENT PILOT SCALE LARGE SCALE PRE-COMMERCIAL Constructing the largest solar PV power station in the southern hemisphere - RESEARCH COMMERCIAL SA 16 PROJECTS PROJECTS 162 24 NSW 15 times the size of Australia's 104 PROJECTS largest existing solar farm. TOTAL $476M $1B $1.1B VALUE - ACT PERTH WAVE ENERGY PROJECT 27 PROJECTS WORLD ARENA $196M $312M $430M (CARNEGIE WAVE ENERGY) Set to be the world's first commercial-scale FIRST FUNDING VIC 24 PROJECTS wave energy array that is connected to the grid and able to produce desalinated water. DID YOU KNOW? TAS 1 PROJECT Most of the projects ARENA supports have a total value of less than $10 million: If all mine sites in Australia switched to renewable energy, this would create up to: STATE TOTAL VALUE ARENA OTHER R&D DEMONSTRATION DEPLOYMENT >$50M $10M-$50M 13,000 new jobs 6 projects 8 projects 70% NSW $1.3B $582M $725M 90 10 <$10M of ARENA funding has gone to regional and rural Australia 178 projects ACT $59M $24M $35M 27 *Including 83 scholarships/fellowships (1=1,000) VIC $287M $89M $198M 22 1 SA $611M $145M $466M 10 QLD $156M $58M $98M 6. Australian Government Australian Renewable Energy Agency WA $95M $33M $62M NT $1.7M $1.1M $600K TAS $18M $6M $12M 1 Data correct as on June 2014 ARENA 2.


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ARENA is the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, an independent agency established by the Australian Government to increase the supply of renewable energy in Australia. ARENA works to reduce the co...


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