Healesville CoRE awarded ‘Environmental Achiever of the Year’ by Yarra Ranges Council at the 2022 Australia Day Awards

Our visionary project is to create a zero carbon town within 10 years!

Healesville Community Renewable Energy Inc (Healesville CoRE) is a group of local community volunteers working towards transforming Healesville into a renewable energy town.

Healesville CoRE is excited to be continuing to promote a Solar & Battery Offer run by the Yarra Ranges Council, and a Heat Pump Hot Water Offer run by the Yarra Valley Community Power Hub! To read more about these offers and for info on how to register, check out our Community Offers page!

“How could I look my grandchildren in the eye and say I knew about this – and I did nothing?”

– Sir David Attenborough

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1 month ago

Healesville CORE
TAKE ACTION - Champion Community Power Hubs todayPlease join us and sign on to this letter calling for the state government to commit to baseline funding for the Community Power Hubs Program.The Victorian State Government has been a leader when it comes to community participation in our energy system. A key centrepiece of this agenda is the Community Power Hubs program that empowers local people to grow renewable energy, promote energy independence and build resilience. This program skilled up local organisations across Victoria, giving them the resources they needed to build trust and support real projects on the ground, but the 2022 state budget has left community energy groups out to dry, with no future baseline funding for the Community Power Hubs, which has put many community-led energy projects in free fall and left our state's energy transition up to big energy companies rather than community leadership.That's why we're calling on the Energy Minister, Lily D'Ambrosio to champion Community Power Hubs and make sure that the state government commits to this essential program.Sign on to the letter today at www.melbournefoe.org.au/communitypowerhubsWe'd like to thank Friends of the Earth and the Coalition for Community Energy who are leading this campaign. ... See MoreSee Less
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5 months ago

Healesville CORE
If you missed our electric vehicle event and are looking to see an EV up close and to chat to the owners there are two events coming up that you can check out! 🚗 Both the Clean Energy Nillumbik and Eastern Climate Action Melbourne events are on Sunday 3rd of April and will have a range of cars and speakers to answer all of your EV questions! Registration can be found on their websites. ... See MoreSee Less
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