Phase one of a 4MW floating solar array being developed at a waste-water plant in South Australia has been launched – an Australian first.
A German pilot plant owned by car maker Audi has produced its first batch of e-diesel: a carbon neutral fuel made from carbon dioxide and water.
Report finds diesel subsidies for Australia’s biggest coal miners costs budget $360m a year, simple reform to scheme could save $15bn over four years.
Hepburn Wind has made a short film documenting the painting of a mural on the second of its two community-owned turbines.
Greens Leader Christine Milne describes the Abbott government as a ‘plutocracy,’ and ‘wholly owned subsidiary of the coal industry,’ in speech on Climate.
Latest Global Climate Index shows nearly half of world’s biggest investment funds – some in Australia – failing to protect portfolios from climate change.
Local anti-wind group ATWA vows to fight Qld Labor’s decision to approve the 63-turbine, 225MW Mt Emerald wind farm planned for Far North Queensland.
Renewables wind, solar, geothermal, hydropower provided over 75% of America’s 1.2GW new generating capacity in Q1 2015. Coal, oil and nuclear, nothing.
Fossil fuel companies should be factoring in the risk of a climate change-driven ‘black swan event’ – such as the sudden and complete transformation of the global energy market, or a decision to cap global emissions – as part of their basic business strategy, a new report has found.