APRETC: Australia's first renewable energy tower officially open at Federation University
Australia’s first renewable energy training tower has been officially opened on Friday 25 March 2022 at Mount Helen Federation University campus.
The 23-metre-high tower is Stage 1 of the Asia Pacific Renewable Energy Training Centre (APRETC).
The tower was officially opened by the Member for Buninyong Michaela Settle MP and the Member for Wendouree Julianna Addison MP, along with representatives from renewable energy companies Vestas, ACCIONA Energia, GPG and Tilt Renewables.
APRETC is part of Federation’s goal to be the leading industry and government partner for skills, training and research in new energy technologies.