Outlines the current policy framework in New South Wales influencing investment and the uptake of renewable energy.
This briefing paper assesses the current state of renewable energy in New South Wales, with a particular focus on electricity generation capacity. Where possible, the paper considers the future prospects for each renewable resource in the State, in terms of electricity generation growth.
As a preliminary to this discussion, the paper provides an outline of the current policy framework in New South Wales influencing investment and the uptake of renewable energy.
This is the third of a series of four companion briefing papers on utilities. The first two related to electricity and gas; a paper on water resources is forthcoming.