Energy

Next-gen solar cells in development

21 June, 2019

A team of researchers is developing phosphorene nanosheets for use in the next generation of solar cells.


Renewable hybrid microgrid to power WA goldmine

19 June, 2019

A renewable hybrid microgrid incorporating wind, solar, battery and gas power is under construction at a WA goldmine.


Australia and China collaborate to solve energy challenges

19 June, 2019

Researchers from Australia and China are investigating how to make energy supply more efficient and reliable via the Australia-China Joint Research Centre for Energy Informatics and Demand Response Technologies.


Are virtual power plants the solution to our energy challenges?

12 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Reposit Power

Smart tech companies like Reposit Power are revolutionising our electricity system by enabling energy companies and home owners to collaboratively solve grid issues.


Emissions reduction commitments laid bare

11 June, 2019

A new initiative will track emissions reduction commitments made by Australian companies, governments and organisations on a single national platform.


Firming up the business case for wind-plus-storage solutions

05 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Frazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd

The requirements for establishing a wind farm are no longer as simple as 'build in a windy location and connect to the grid'.


Beanair Wilow AX-3D Wi-Fi accelerometer

01 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

The Beanair Wilow AX-3D is an ultra-low-power Wi-Fi accelerometer suitable for use in a wide range of structural health monitoring, condition monitoring and other industrial monitoring applications.


Hydra Light HydraCell fuel cell technology

29 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Hydra-Light International Pty Ltd

HydraCell, a fuel cell technology developed by Hydra Light, can generate its own power when activated by dipping in water.


Solar Victoria appoints new CEO

27 May, 2019

Solar Victoria has appointed a new CEO, Stan Krpan, who will lead the implementation of the state government's Solar Homes Package.


Aussie tech digitises carbon credits in Silicon Valley

23 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Power Ledger

Australian tech company Power Ledger has partnered with Silicon Valley Power to trial its carbon credit reporting tool C6 at an electric vehicle charging station in California.


Developing low-cost tandem perovskite solar cells

17 May, 2019

Research is underway at the University of Toledo to create a high-efficiency, low-cost material that can harness solar energy.


ABB opens site on Mission to Zero

09 May, 2019 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB has opened a carbon-neutral production site in Lüdenscheid, Germany, as part of its Mission to Zero project to transition to sustainable energy.


New thermal energy storage system launched

02 May, 2019 | Supplied by: 1414 Degrees

The launch of a patented thermal energy storage system powered by biogas is set to revolutionise the global energy environment.


NSW school commits to long-term renewable energy use

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Flow Power

Ascham School has made a long-term commitment to renewable energy by signing a corporate renewable power purchase agreement with business energy retailer Flow Power.


Sustainable power solution transforms classrooms into hives of energy

29 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Hivve Technology

Hivve Technology has developed a comprehensive and sustainable energy solution that will allow schools to reduce their reliance on grid-sourced power.


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