Energy Australia pushes forward closure of Mt Piper as it aims to move out of coal by 2040

Benjamin Palmer
By Benjamin Palmer
Updated September 24 2021 - 4:59am, first published September 23 2021 - 10:50pm

The historic Mt Piper Power Station outside of Lithgow will close earlier than planned following an announcement by its owner Energy Australia that it will be making commitments on emissions reduction including a 60 per cent cut by 2028-29 and be 'out of coal' by 2040.

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Benjamin Palmer

Benjamin Palmer

Editor, Mudgee Guardian

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