Sustainability in the Wimmera Southern Mallee.
Wimmera Development Association works collaboratively with many organisations across the Wimmera Southern Mallee Region. This page aims to share sustainability information from the Wimmera Mallee Sustainability Alliance.
About the Wimmera Mallee Sustainability Alliance
Six LGA's have joined forces as the Wimmera Mallee Sustainability Alliance (WMSA) to improve sustainability in the Wimmera Mallee. These local governments are:
- Ararat Rural City,
- Buloke Shire Council,
- Hindmarsh Shire Council,
- Horsham Rural City
- Northern Grampians Shire Council
- Yarriambiack Shire Council and
- West Wimmera Shire Council
The Alliance also includes a number of local and state government authorities and educational institutions, which are:
- Grampians Central West Waste and Resource Recovery Group
- Wimmera Development Association
- Longerenong College
- Federation University
- Wimmera CMA
Large Scale Solar Feasability Study
In response to rapidly escalating energy prices, Victoria’s Greenhouse Alliances jointly commissioned an independent analysis of the costs and benefits for Victorian councils to invest, build, own and operate large scale renewable energy infrastructure to meet their long-term electricity needs.
The full report and modelling tool are available here: