Renewable recovery from Covid-19 in Australia
The world is facing a once-in-a-lifetime challenge as we start to rebuild from Covid-19. But it could be Australia’s once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
We have a choice. Australia can invest in old technologies and get left behind, as the rest of the world shifts to a low carbon future. Or it can emerge from this crisis as a renewable energy superpower in a post-Covid world.
What can we do about it?
A renewable-led recovery would create over 100,000 direct jobs and future-proof our economy. It would also bring manufacturing back to Australia’s shores, grow existing industries, unlock new business opportunities and boost global exports.
That’s why WWF is calling on the Australian government to support a $2 billion renewable-led stimulus package. And it needs your backing.
Read the full report to learn about the five measures that WWF, businesses and industry leaders are asking for – and support an Australian renewable energy export Covid-19 stimulus package today.
Learn about how we can secure Australia’s future
You will be redirected to the initiative owners third-party site to take action. Please note that this third-party site may not be in English. Please return to the Take Action Hub to find more initiatives!
Similar ways to take action (33 initiatives)
Make double the difference to WaterAid’s Future on Tap Appeal
Get hacking... calling all young problem solvers of tomorrow
Clear the confusion about plastic recycling
Make your commitment to reducing plastic waste
Move more and live more with our daily ten-minute workouts
Join the #KnorrFuture50Foods movement today
Start your 14-day resilience journey now
Join women innovating for change and fighting hunger
Learn more about The State of Global Food Banking
Celebrate the vital role of food banks for World Food Day
Volunteer and work towards a hunger-free future in 40 countries
Call on Australia's leaders to build a clean and fair future
Take part in WaterAid’s online training to inform and inspire others
Map a walk, run or cycle to help change lives
Learn about the signs of abuse to #EndDomesticSilence
Find out how you can personally make a difference
Calculate your carbon footprint to see where you can improve
Find out what you can do to make a difference
Five easy ways to fight deforestation in our food
Join us, speak out and stand together in solidarity to #EndDomesticSilence
Fix our food system with a healthy and sustainable diet
Join #SecondHandSeptember and shop second hand for 30 days
Act now to help WWF protect the planet
Volunteer in Oxfam shops and give clothes a second life
TRANSFORM the lives of millions in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
Join the outdoor revolution and make outside play matter
Make small, sustainable lifestyle changes that count
Get ahead by joining the Rin Shine Academy today
Support a young girl in your life to find body confidence
It’s time to put pressure on our leaders to take climate action
Give a gift that will save koalas from extinction
Donate and support the WWF campaign to save the Amazon
Supply recyclable waste to feed the circular economy