Energy

Renewable energy on target for 2020

05 September, 2019

The Clean Energy Regulator has approved enough capacity to guarantee achievement of the 2020 Large-scale Renewable Energy Target.


USC cools campus with 'water battery'

04 September, 2019

The University of the Sunshine Coast is using a thermal energy storage tank to slash 40% of its grid energy use at its largest campus in Sippy Downs, Queensland.


Hume opens door to energy efficiency

03 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Kaeser Compressors Australia

When Hume Doors & Timber expanded its Sydney manufacturing facility, an energy-efficient Kaeser CSD 125 rotary screw compressor met the increased demand for compressed air.


Green Frog Systems ASPIRE Solar Street Light

03 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Green Frog Systems

Green Frog Systems' ASPIRE Solar Street Light uses monocrystalline panels to generate power, combined with CREE XP-G LED chips that are said to provide more light with less power.


Kazakhstani researchers on track to power trains with wind

27 August, 2019

Researchers from Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan's capital of Nur-Sultan are developing a solution to reduce carbon emissions using the wind generated by moving trains.


Selectronic SMPC480 SP PRO Series 2i 3.5 kW inverter

27 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Selectronic Australia Pty Ltd

Selectronic has added the SMPC480 3.5 kW model to its SP PRO Series 2i range to cater to the growing demand for smaller scale battery storage systems.


Some solar a day keeps the bills at bay

26 August, 2019

Apple processor 9Mile Fresh has installed a 1.14 MW solar system to power its South East Gippsland facility in a move to combat spiralling energy bills.


Urgent need to replace coal, says AEMO

22 August, 2019

AEMO has released a report highlighting the urgent need for investment in energy generation and transmission to ensure the security of Australia's energy system.


Coles deal leads to new solar plants

21 August, 2019

Coles and Metka EGN have signed a 10-year power purchase agreement that will see three PV solar power plants built in regional NSW.


Molycop commits to renewable energy

20 August, 2019

Molycop has signed a long-term power purchase agreement with energy retailer Flow Power, to make it one of the largest purchasers of renewable energy in Australia.


Maritime Museum installs novel lightweight solar solution

19 August, 2019

An extensive network of flexible, lightwight solar panels has been installed at the Maritime Museum's Wharf 7 Heritage Centre in Sydney.


Fuel cell vehicles on the global agenda

08 August, 2019

The international hydrogen and fuel cell industry will meet at the f-cell trade event to discuss the future of fuel cell technology.


Researchers use wake steering to optimise wind farm

07 August, 2019

A study has found that the positioning of wind turbines is critical to optimising the amount of power generated by wind farms.


Researchers capture 'blue energy'

01 August, 2019

Stanford researchers have developed a battery that generates energy from areas where sea water and fresh water mingle. The technology has the potential to make energy-independent and carbon-neutral coastal wastewater treatment plants a reality.


Launch of energy from waste FAQs

29 July, 2019

WMRR and Bioenergy Australia are launching a series of energy from waste fact sheets, with the first instalment focusing on thermal treatment.


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