Milestone! Australia ’s renewable energy for the first time achieves 50.4% of the national load
On Western Easter Day, Australia ’s renewable energy reached a record level of grid demand, when the total output of rooftop solar, large-scale wind energy, and solar and hydropower reached 50.4% of the net load.
This proportion exceeds the 50.2% milestone reached in November 2019 last year. It is possible that by 2030, the current share of 50.4% renewable energy will also be the “annual average”. Demand and the impact of the global epidemic.