Offshore renewable energy
Australian Government, Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water (DCCEW)
POLICY | LEGISLATION
This resource provides several documents and guides regarding WA’s offshore licensing and infrastructure activities for renewable energy projects.
WAFIC (Western Australia Fishing Industry Council)
GUIDE | EDUCATION
This fact sheet provides information and educational material related to WA’s offshore energy infrastructure (OEI).
EPA (Environmental Protection Authority)
This report provides information on the EPAs environmental impact assessment of the WA Offshore Windfarm proposal
Reid, G. Barry Baker, Eric J. Woehler
This ecological risk assessment is based on life-history and behavioural attributes of 273 bird taxa, to identify which of those taxa are at high risk from negative interactions with offshore wind farms in Australia.
Balancing profitability of energy production, societal impacts and biodiversity in offshore wind farm design
E.A. Virtanen, J. Lappalainen, M. Nurmi, M. Viitasalo, M. Tikanmäki, J. Heinonen, E. Atlaskin, M. Kallasvuo, H. Tikkanen, A. Moilanen
This research on offshore wind farm design considers location suitability, sustainable design and ecological impact.