CDU EXPERT: Northern Territory could be the answer to successful transition to solar and wind

Charles Darwin University

Who: Charles Darwin University, Research Institute of Environment and Livelihoods PhD candidate Billee McGinley. Ms McGinley is currently researching the Northern Territory’s potential as a major solar and wind power provider, specifically identifying land in the NT suitable for onshore utility-scale solar and wind energy that would have the least conflicts with conservation of biodiversity.


  • ABC 4 Corners ‘Wind Wars’ report aired on Monday 10/06/2023 addressing community concerns and conflicts with conservation for proposed wind farms.
  • Preparing for the energy transition in the Northern Territory.
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