Six young Australians are circumnavigating the continent powered only by pedal power (bicycles) and a van powered by vegetable oil.
National and international solar thermal energy researchers now have a unique research facility available to them.
One of the worldâ€™s best-known oil and gas exploration and production companies is set to become move into alternative renewable energies through its involvement in the development of solar power.
Victorians are leading the way in signing up to the Green Power iniative, Victorian Environment Minister, John Thwaites, and Minister for Energy Resources and Industries, Theo Theophanous announced recently.
Biogas has created much discussion about its potential as an environmentally friendly alternative to oil and other fossil fuels.
CSIRO technology will help to reduce black-outs and improve the reliability and efficiency of the electricity grid while reducing greenhouse emissions.
The findings of the Productivity Commissionâ€™s final report into Private Cost Effectiveness of Improving Energy Efficiency have been well received by the Australian Government.
Aston Universityâ€™s Bio-Energy Research Group is part of a European team that will help expand renewable energy, including electrification, to rural communities in Latin America.
By combining a common organic compound with a rare metal, a team of Brown University chemists has created a new class of molecules that have potentially important applications for the pharmaceutical, chemical and energy industries.
A $185 million wind farm to be built at Taralga, north of Goulburn, is expected to generate enough clean energy to power 38,000 New South Wales homes.
The Department of Environment & Conservation (DEC) is proposing new measures that address petroleum contamination from underground storage tanks and pipes â€“ one of the major sources of soil and groundwater contamination in NSW.