An increase in the coal price and Turnbull’s apparent change of view means the Coal Wars are BACK. Re-arm yourself the facts.
Tesla to unveil integrated solar roofing line, alongside Powerwall and Powerpack 2.0, the next step in Musk’s dream of 100% renewables. Here’s what we know about these new products …
Podcast: ITK interviewed Mick McCormack, CEO of APA, who discusses prospects for energy infrastructure sector and its growing portfolio of renewable energy investments.
France faces sky-rocketing power prices and supply shortages with 21 of its 58 nuclear reactors offline due to safety concerns. Just as well it can rely on imports of renewable energy from Germany.
Tesla Motors reports first quarterly net profit in more than three years, on track to meet forecast delivery and Tesla 3.
Can an all electric vehicle be used as the family run-about? We tested the theory using a Tesla Model S, pretended the price tag was more like a Model 3, and came to these conclusions…
CSIRO and BoM’s 4th biennial State of the Climate Report says climate change is happening now, and we will have to adapt to changes over next 30 years.
Victorian government to shift solar feed-in tariffs to time-of-use pricing, in move to better reflect the value of the state’s rooftop solar generation, and their environmental benefits.
IEA points to wind and solar PV’s central role as increasingly “affordable solutions” in the fight against climate change and air pollution.
Germany’s power grid outage averaged 12.7 minutes last year, 41% less than in 2006, even though renewables have grown to account for as much as a third of power generation in the country.
IEA says installed capacity of renewables has now overtaken coal, and sees no issues with high penetration of wind and solar with right policies.
The debate around renewable energy is becoming mainstream as Australians grapple with issues such as large-scale power outages and the rising cost of domestic power.
Gas prices are still way head of last year, while Genex underlines economics of its big solar project.
A software platform that mines data and uses machine learning to boost household energy efficiency has taken out top honours at Energy Hack 2016 – a two-day energy and technology brainstorm held in Melbourne over the weekend.
Battery storage is probably already economic in Australia if the numbers are done right. But governments are receiving out of date advice, and that’s making for bad policy.
More than one million solar hot water systems have been installed in Australia, adding to the more than 1.5 million rooftop PV systems.
Carnegie Wave locks in $3.69m debt funding for world first solar, battery and wave integrated microgrid project, as it eyes “huge global opportunity.”
Queensland’s 50% renewable target is a great idea and achievable, but its current plans will need radical change.
NSW says it has accepted an unsolicited offer from Australian Super and IFM investors to buy 50.4% of utility Ausgrid for just over $16bn.
Berkeley Lab study shows greater potential than many other recent assessments.