A local company has been awarded the multi-million-dollar contract to install half-a-million solar panels across 80 SA Water sites over the next two years.
The appointment of a trio of independent board members will allow Infrastructure SA to develop a 20-year state infrastructure strategy, and its first five-year infrastructure plan.
Roads & Infrastructure looks at how local government is taking the initiative with renewable energy projects and using Australian first technologies.
The 180-megawatt Warradarge Wind Farm near Eneabba is expected to begin construction early this year and generating power by 2020.
A new method of generating solar power that can be applied with double-sided tape could be generating renewable energy on a commercial scale within the next few years.
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility has approved finance for the multimillion-dollar expansion of airport facilities in Darwin, Tennant Creek and Alice Springs.