Australian Renewable Energy Agency

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) was established by the Australian Government on 1 July 2012 to support the global transition to net zero emissions by accelerating the pace of pre-commercial innovation, to the benefit of Australian consumers, businesses and workers.

See below for the Latest ARENA News, Analysis, Profit Results, Share Price Information, and Commentary. 

Australia unveils roadmap for domestic solar manufacturing

It will place priority on polysilicon production and manufacturing of solar cells and modules.

Australia support RE startups with $1.1m funding

This fund will support the project of EnergyLab for startup companies.

Australia seeks feedback on hydrogen initiatives

The will be for Hydrogen Headstart and the National Hydrogen Strategy Review.

10MW Victoria hydrogen plant reaches financial close

The plant will be supplied to around 85,000 people in Victoria and New South Wales.

ARENA grants $20m fund for large-scale renewable hydrogen project

The fund will be used by Stanwell to support front-end engineering and design study.

Australia allocates $33.6m for hydrogen, steel R&D

The amount will be split equally between the hydrogen and steel rounds.

Australia allocates $81.2m for community batteries

Applications for up to $13.5m funding are now open.

Australia funds retailer solar management trial

The project is led by SA Power Networks along with Retailers Simply Energy and AGL.

ARENA provides $45.2m funding for Vast Solar project

The concentrated solar power plant project has a 30MW/288MWh capacity.

ARENA bares recipients of Australia-Germany hydrogen funding initiative

Australia and Germany committed up to A$50m and EUR50m, respectively.

Australian gov’t funds grid improvement project

It provided A$732,493 to Infravision Pty Ltd.

AGL breaks ground for 50MW grid-scale battery

It is expected to start operations by mid-2023.

Australian Government expands ARENA 2022-23 federal budget

This will include A$146.1m for the decarbonisation of the road transport sector.