If you’ve been holding out on putting solar panels on your roof to curb your power bills, this might be the year to take the leap, depending on what happens after the Federal election. Right now there’s a Federal rebate along with various state rebates, which combined can more than halve the cost of a home solar installation.
Chairman of mining and energy giant GFG Alliance Sanjeev Gupta is hatching a plan to create a niche electric car industry in Australia in collaboration with innovative UK automotive design company Gordon Murray Design.
WA energy trading platform Power Ledger is collaborating with government in a sustainable community development in Fremantle, which has its own power and water microgrid and a shared on-site battery.
A solar array and battery storage facility has opened on the site of Victoria’s former State Coal Mine in South Gippsland on the Bass Coast.
Power in the Daintree has taken a significant step forward with the announcement today that the Federal Government will help the Daintree Rainforest community establish Australia’s first solar to hydrogen-based micro grid.
A combination of strong output from the state’s wind farms and its growing solar resources, coupled with low demand, pushed wholesale electricity prices in South Australia into negative territory for nearly six hours on Tuesday and for more half hour intervals on Wednesday.
Western Australia’s Minister for Mines and Petroleum, Energy and Industrial Relations, Bill Johnston, officially opened APA Group’s Badgingarra Wind Farm (BWF) on 2 May 2019.
Labor leader Bill Shorten promised on Thursday to put $75 million towards building Australia’s renewable energy sector, which he said will create 70,000 jobs.
TWO renewable energy projects slated for the Upper Hunter are spearheading the region’s transition away from coal to a low-carbon economy.