Energy

Microgrid to help run mining operations in Pilbara

20 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB has supplied a 30 MW battery energy storage system to enable uninterrupted power supply from Alinta Energy's Newman Power Station.


Qld investment properties set to go solar

19 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: Stoddart

Building products company Stoddart Group has announced a plan to install 15,000 solar systems on new investment properties in Queensland over the next three years.


Pop-up solar system could replace diesel generators

19 April, 2018 by

Pop-up mobile solar PV could be set to replace diesel generators as a temporary power supply for military operations, disaster relief efforts and music festivals.


Partnership to develop carbon-based battery technology

19 April, 2018 by

Archer Exploration and UNSW have partnered to develop graphite and graphene materials for use in energy storage system applications.


Cranes powered by cooking oil

18 April, 2018 by

A major Australian construction project has cut carbon emissions by 100 tonnes thanks to the use of a fuel blend made up of 20% biodiesel — mainly consisting of cooking oil.


Emissions reduction targets approved for over 100 companies

17 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: Edge Environment Pty Ltd

The Science Based Targets initiative specifies how much companies need to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in order to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.


Electric water taxi tested on Lake Geneva

17 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

The zero-emission vehicle represents a milestone in the development of new forms of transportation that do not impact the environment or place any burden on urban infrastructure.


Silicon thermal storage supporting renewables in the grid

16 April, 2018 by

The benefits of storage in relation to providing efficiency in a grid that includes a growing presence of renewables.


Consortium to create a global supply chain for hydrogen

13 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: GHD Pty Ltd

The Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain (HESC) project will demonstrate the viability of producing hydrogen in Victoria, for export to Japan.


Goulburn abattoir turns its waste into bioenergy

13 April, 2018 by

ARENA provided $2.1 million in funding to ReNu Energy to design, construct, own and operate a biogas facility at Southern Meats' Goulburn abattoir facility.


The biggest barrier to microgrids

12 April, 2018 by

The establishment of viable business cases for different applications is the main barrier to the continued uptake of microgrids in Australia, according to Greg Allen from Carnegie Clean Energy.


Partnership to cut carbon emissions in infrastructure assets

12 April, 2018 by

The IFM Australian Infrastructure Fund is working with the CEFC to reduce carbon emissions at some of the nation's leading infrastructure assets.


Compressed air system for cardboard packaging facility

11 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: Kaeser Compressors Australia

Oji Fibre Solutions opted for an energy-efficient Kaeser compressed air system for its Green Star-rated corrugated cardboard packaging manufacturing facility.


Selectronic Select.live remote monitoring portal

10 April, 2018 by | Supplied by: Selectronic Australia Pty Ltd

Select.live is a remote monitoring portal from Selectronic that can be integrated with any single-phase renewable energy storage system that uses a Selectronic SP PRO inverter.


Pathways to decarbonisation in the water sector

10 April, 2018 by Brendan Tapley, Associate Director – Sustainability | Supplied by: WSP Australia Pty Limited

There are a variety of challenges facing the water sector, not least of which is dealing with climate change.


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