The guide outlines key principles for effective benefit sharing and a wide range of options for ways that large-scale projects can amplify their positive impact in their local communities.
This interactive seminar, hosted by the authors of the guide, Taryn Lane and Jarra Hicks, will provide an overview of principles for best-practice benefit sharing, and feature deep dives from industry experts into a number of best practice case studies.
Roger Price, CEO, Windlab – Australia’s first renewable energy co-ownership model at Coonooer Bridge Wind Farm
Andrew Dickson, Project Manager, CWP Renewables and Ross Laidlaw, Executive Director at Domacom – Australia’s first large-scale project to be opened up for public community investment
Justin Coburn, Community and Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Beon Energy Solutions – Maximising local training and employment outcomes at Karadoc Solar Farm
The seminar will also provide an opportunity for attendees to share their experience and learnings.
Who should attend?
Development managers, project directors and managers, commercial advisers and community and stakeholder engagement practitioners.
Registration - Arrival tea and coffee
Presented by ARENA / CEC
Guide overview and key points
Presented by Jarra Hicks and Taryn Lane
Case study #1 - Integration of benefit sharing strategy and community engagement with neighbourhood co-ownership