The Northern Territory has opened its borders to welcome fully vaccinated interstate and international visitors.
Territory enterprises can now access round 2 of the Territory Government’s Digital Partnerships Program.
A fifth round of the immediate one-off payments is now available for businesses located in the Tennant Creek Lockdown area effective from 17 December 2021.
A major step has been made towards the Northern Territory Government’s 50% renewable energy target with a tender awarded for the 35MVA (megavolt amps) Darwin-Katherine Battery Energy Storage System (DK BESS) - a ‘big battery’ for the Darwin-Katherine grid which will deliver cost savings of around $9.8 million per year. The DK BESS is expected to pay for itself in approximately five years.
The Northern Territory (NT) Government continues to support the wellbeing of international students living in the Territory, with round 1 of the 2022 Study NT International Student Wellbeing grants awarded.
The Northern Territory (NT) Government is launching an innovation and STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) focussed school holiday initiative for Alice Springs - the Innovation Passport.