Sustainability > Energy

Build energy efficiency into our recovery plans

29 January, 2021 by Gareth O’Reilly*

Many buildings are energy inefficient, but there are solutions that could cut their emissions significantly while stimulating the economy.

Report details reforms for National Electricity Market's future

06 January, 2021

The Energy Security Board has released details on the future direction of the NEM, identifying four areas of reform to address key challenges facing Australia's electricity supply.

Buildings can help create a sustainable future

27 November, 2020 by Paul Crothers

Smart, digitised buildings of the future are about much more than cost and comfort — they can lead us towards a carbon-neutral world.

Environment Victoria welcomes unprecedented energy efficiency investment

18 November, 2020

Environment Victoria has welcomed the state government's $797 million package of measures to boost energy efficiency in the state.

NSW Government releases ambitious renewable energy roadmap

10 November, 2020

The Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap outlines policy and financial support for renewable energy and battery storage projects in NSW. It has evoked both praise and concern.

Partners develop underground EV charging stations for mines

06 November, 2020

Siemens and mining services supplier Murray Engineering have developed a high-powered electric vehicle charging station for use at mines — below and above ground.

Synchronous condenser packages — solving the challenges of renewable energy integration

02 November, 2020

Synchronous condensers from ABB ensure efficient and reliable operation of power grids through reactive power compensation and additional short circuit power capacity.

Hydro Innovations Lampo units

01 November, 2020

The units are trailer-mounted, multi-purpose machines designed to speed up and simplify the deployment of emergency response equipment.

Energy Efficiency Expo announces virtual conference

05 October, 2020

Energy Efficiency Expo, the comprehensive trade exhibition and conference, will launch a virtual conference in October to address energy productivity and affordability.

All-Energy Australia goes virtual

02 October, 2020

All-Energy Australia 2020 will take its highly anticipated conference online this year to continue supporting Australia's transition to a clean energy future.

ABB System pro M compact InSite energy management devices

30 September, 2020

The range can be installed as a standalone solution or integrated into any IT infrastructure, to help users achieve a high standard of energy efficiency.

ALDI commits to 100% renewables by 2021

31 August, 2020

ALDI Australia has committed to power its Australian operations using 100% renewable electricity by the end of 2021.

Go Bus goes green with Siemens e-bus infrastructure

31 August, 2020

NZ bus operator Go Bus has appointed Siemens to install e-bus charging infrastructure to support electrification of bus fleets in Christchurch and Auckland.

Renewable energy credit marketplace planned for Southeast Asia

26 August, 2020

Power Ledger has expanded its partnership with BCPG to create a Renewable Energy Certificate marketplace in Thailand and the broader Southeast Asian region.

Sydney high-rise scales new heights in energy efficiency

10 August, 2020

A project to renovate and futureproof a 54-floor building in Sydney looked to more efficient variable-speed drives to power the chiller systems that service the building.

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