Local, Independant and Effective

Environment and Renewable Energy

Our region is heavily dependent on farming and tourism - action on climate change is critical to ensuring our local economy and way of life is preserved for future generations

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  • Asked the Government to listen to the voices of the many Indi residents who support retaining or increasing the Renewable Energy Target (RET)

  • Represented the views of Indi residents to the Government on a wide range of environmental issues including:

    • climate change legislation and the carbon tax

    • Landcare funding

    • marine sanctuaries

    • whaling

    • supertrawlers

    • renewable energy issues and solar electricity pricing

    • logging

    • water use

  • Begun consulting a wide range of Indi stakeholders involved in water management