Ahead of its super-hyped announcement on battery storage this week, Tesla invited journalists to bring their own EV. They’ll supply the charge.
Many consumers look to solar only for self-consumption or a means to go off-grid. But new report says “shared solar” will bring solar PV to 100% of homes and businesses, including renters, high rise apartments and offices. It just needs a change of rules.
Windlab gets financing from Japanese wind giant to deliver cheapest wind energy project in Australia, and break year-long investment drought.
HSBC charts show that Australia’s amount of renewable energy installed per capita barely rates against EU nations – even the UK.
HSBC says renewables and energy efficiency critical to meet climate targets, but says wind and solar are now at “pinch point” as technology cost falls allow hard economics to take over from policies driven by “green idealism.”
AGL Energy reportedly sounding out potential buyers of its 50% stake in the Macarthur wind farm – Australia’s largest wind project.
As Coalition defends funding of climate contrarian Lomborg, business lobby warns Direct Action won’t meet targets, and will blow multi-billion dollar hole in budget.
Ampyx Power, the Dutch-based developers of a novel airborne wind energy technology, is looking to establish some of its first commercial scale projects in Australia.
New report by UBS says rate of closure of coal and gas plants in Europe is accelerating. Soon enough, nearly half of the fossil fuel plants will not be generating enough cash to stay open. That might require a new fossil fuel subsidy to keep the lights…