Renewable Energy Target

The Renewable Energy Target (RET) is split into two parts: The Large-scale Renewable Energy Target (LRET) and the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES). These schemes create a financial incentive for investment in renewable energy sources through the creation and sale of certificates.

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RET Review panel: calling for submissions

The RET Review expert panel invites public submissions on issues relevant to the review of the Renewable Energy Target. See the RET Review website for more information on the public submission process. .

Small-scale clean energy

Small-scale solar, hydro and wind systems may be entitled to small-scale technology certificates (STCs) if they meet all the eligibility requirements. Before installing, learn more about how generating STCs from an eligible system could benefit you financially.

New privacy laws take effect

Important changes to the Privacy Act 1988 commenced on 12 March 2014, including a new set of Australian Privacy Principles. The Clean Energy Regulator has updated its Privacy Policy in line with the new legislation and principles.