Youths walk for renewables

Young people across Australia are campaigning for what could be Australia’s first solar thermal plant at Port Augusta.

A two week long walk from Port Augusta to Adelaide aims to see two coal-fired power stations, owned by Alinta Energy, replaced with solar power.

Margot Kelly reports.

Margot Kelly is a student journalist from the University of Technology, Sydney. She has had work published by U: Magazine and the Sea Life Conservation Fund. Follow her on Twitter or check out her writing.

Photo: (cc) thoughtfactory.

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2 responses to “Youths walk for renewables

  1. It’s very obvious that everyone is in favour of such a move, why the government cant just make it happen is well and truly beyond me.

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