Cleantech and Renewable Energy

A renewable energy hub

South Australia is a leader in adopting renewable energy and is also an emerging leader in cleantech. Investors in this sector benefit from South Australia’s supportive policy and regulatory frameworks.

Tonsley has become a hub for renewable energy innovation in South Australia and is home to a number of businesses leading the way in this growing sector. Tonsley provides a platform from which organisations can test and trial new technologies in this developing field.

A definition

Clean technologies and renewable energy can be described as economically viable products, services and processes that harness renewable materials and energy sources that dramatically reduce the use of natural resources, and cut or eliminate emissions and wastes.

Examples include:

  • Renewable energy generation and demand management
  • Water technology products and management services
  • Environmental testing.