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Pumped Hydro. Part of the future?

Pumped Hydro. Part of the future?

Pumped hydro has the potential to be part of a 100 percent renewable energy mix in the next 20 years, according to researchers at the Australian National University. The ANU repor ...

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Brisbane Airport goes big solar

Brisbane Airport goes big solar

Brisbane Airport will boast the largest solar array of any airport in the southern hemisphere following the announcement that it is instaling 6MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) system ...

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Gupta goes Zen with Garnaut

Gupta goes Zen with Garnaut

UK businessman Sanjeev Gupta has followed up his purchase of the struggling Arrium steelworks in Whyalla with acquring a controlling stake in Adelaide-based battery storage provid ...

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240MW solar approved for Qld

240MW solar approved for Qld

A new 240MW solar farm near Dalby in Queensland has been given the green light by local government planners. The Beelbee Solar Farm project, being developed by the APA Group, was ...

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Coal villain Adani goes solar

Coal villain Adani goes solar

Indian conglomerate Adani, which is the focus of environmentalist oppositon for its plans for a massive coal mine in Queensland, has announced it will move ahead with plans for a ...

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Drillings tests begin at Snowy 2.0

Drillings tests begin at Snowy 2.0

Drilling has begun at Kiandra in the Snowy Mountains as part of the feasibility study for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's much vaunted Snowy 2.0 project. Workers have drilled do ...

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Windlab secures offtake for Kennedy

Windlab secures offtake for Kennedy

Wind developer Windlab has secured an off-take deal for its 60.5 MW hybrid Kennedy Energy Park in Far-North Queensland. State owned CS Energy has signed a 10 year purchase agreeme ...

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Biorefinery for Bundaberg

Biorefinery for Bundaberg

A new $18 million biorefinery in the Queensland city of Bundaberg will generate around 30 full time jobs in the region. US-baed Utilitas has announced the project, which will be s ...

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Yack gets Smarter

Yack gets Smarter

The Victorian town of Yackandandah, which aims to become 100 percent powered by renewable energy by 2022, will be the venue for a trial of a device enabling home users of solar to ...

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Ararat wind goes with the Flow

Ararat wind goes with the Flow

Energy retailer Flow Power has inked its first power purchase agreement with a renewable generator, signed a deal for a portion of the output from the 240 MW Ararat Wind Farm in V ...

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