WA needs half million more workers in a decade12 November, 2007
Western Australia will need up to 400,000 additional workers over the next decade to sustain its resources boom, according to a report from the WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI).
Plans for clean-coal project02 November, 2007
ScottishPower energy company has put forward revolutionary plans to convert its two biggest power stations to clean-coal technology.
Appointments to technical advisory board23 October, 2007
Australian geothermal energy company KUTh Energy Limited has announced the first appointment to its Technical Advisory Board. Â
Environmental improvement in sustainability indexes28 September, 2007
Royal Philips Electronics has improved its sustainability performance in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes for the fourth consecutive year, showing that the company continues to capitalise on the growing demand for energy-efficient and eco-friendly products.
Sea energy showcase28 September, 2007
A plan to test new wave-power devices off the coast of south-west England will create what claims to be the world's largest wave farm and establish the area as a global leader in the technology's development.
Carbon-neutral in the outback24 September, 2007
In a first for remote Australian communities, Water Recycle Group (WRG) is installing a solar-powered package wastewater treatment system with full water re-use capabilities
Public artwork to power homes12 September, 2007
Plans for a tidal-powered lunar clock have been showcased at an exhibition in London. It is set to become one of the most recognised landmarks on the planet and the globe's first public artwork to power homes.
Home grown name in water solutions makes waves16 July, 2007
An Australian owned and run water technology provider has caught the wave of industry growth, announcing its third major acquisition in 18 months.
HID lighting alternative22 June, 2007
The Powerboss Eluma system provides a low energy alternative to high intensity discharge (HID) lighting. While matching or exceeding light levels of a typical 400 W HID light, the Eluma system will only use around 108-230 W.
Bathurst green energy power station to go ahead05 June, 2007
Transpacific Industries Group (Transpacific) in association with Country Energy and the Bathurst Regional Council have announced the start of construction on a â€˜green energyâ€™ (landfill gas fired) power station at Bathurst Waste Management Facility in Bathurst, NSW.
The driving force behind electric vehicles24 May, 2007 by Carolyn Jackson, Editor
A new study into two very different attempts to introduce zero-emission vehicles by governments highlights how cultural differences can influence policy on technological innovation
Australian solar technology for export15 January, 2007
Solar Systemsâ€™ mega scale solar power technology has been endorsed under the Asia Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (AP6). Solar Systems technology generates electricity with zero greenhouse gas emissions.
Partnership with the US delivers new solar technology17 October, 2006
Minister for the Environment and heritage, Senator Ian Campbell, said a new deal worth more than $10 million dollars agreed in August under the US-Australia Climate Action Partnership (CAP) would improve the economic viability of solar power throughout the world.
WA seminar looks at energy options29 September, 2006
WAâ€™s future energy options will be under the spotlight at the Energy Options for Western Australia seminar at the Curtin University of Technology Council Chamber on 5 October from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Biodiesel production plans for Australia21 September, 2006
Australiaâ€™s diesel shortage can be solved by substituting and blending biodiesel, according to an Australian energy company.