TAKE2 member achievements




Here are just a few of the achievements of our TAKE2 member network.

For a full list of profiles that include actions members have done, will do or are currently doing, go to our dedicated our Pledge Directory.

Initiatives, Groups and Projects

Supporting large scale renewable projects

  • Led by Telstra, ANZ, Coca-Cola Amatil and the University of Melbourne have entered long-term agreements to buy power from the Murra Warra wind farm near Horsham.
  • Led by National Australia Bank, a nine-member syndicate is funding a new 530 megawatt Stockyard Hill project, west of Ballarat.

Power Purchasing Agreements (PPAs)

  • The University of Melbourne has completed PPAs that enable two new wind farms to be developed in Victoria. 
  • Business Renewable Energy Centre is set up to establish PPAs and TAKE2 businesses represent more than one-third of its member base.
  • Carlton & United Breweries has signed a 12-year PPA with a German renewable energy developer, service provider and wholesaler.
  • Mars Australia has signed a 20-year PPA with Total Eren.

Achieving milestones

  • Bank Australia is the first Australian bank to switch to 100% renewable electricity, which was achieved one year ahead of its 2020 target.

Setting Stronger Targets

2021

  • The University of Melbourne has committed to zero net emissions electricity
  • Qantas and Jetstar have committed to cutting waste by 75% across its airlines

2029

  • Hepburn Shire Council has committed to zero-net emissions by 2029.

2030

  • Strathbogie Shire Council is working towards zero carbon transformation

2040

  • Moreland City Council is working towards a transition to zero carbon