“Just fluff:” European power utilities not doing enough to deliver on net zero pledges
All the talk of mid-century targets is just fluff so long as their business plans have no way of delivering on them, says new report on power utility net zero pledges.
Singapore wealth fund buys into Australian green hydrogen mega projects
Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund buys strategic stake in InterContinental Energy, which is developing biggest green hydrogen projects in Australia and around the world.
Europe’s largest grid-tied batteries to be operational by 2024
AMP Energy to build two 400MW, two hour battery installations in Scotland, to boost the local grid's wind resources.
The media needs to get better at interrogating hydrogen
Most media coverage of a big new brown coal hydrogen project greenwashed the news and talked up CCS. An accident on Morrison's website shows us why.
Hexagon teams up with FRV to add solar to hydrogen and ammonia hubs
Hexagon and FRV to look at adding solar component to planned "clean hydrogen" hubs and lower the costs of CCS
Audi e-tron: I can’t hear it, but I can feel it
We have a look at the Audi e-Tron, the big electric SUV. And this one is bright red!
Australian wave energy technology gets backing from Japanese shipping giant
Australian founded wave energy technology gets investment boost from Japanese shipping giant, leading to a 1.5MW pilot project and a wave and wind hybrid.
Albanese: No tricks in Labor’s “straightforward” climate and clean energy plan
Albanese says Labor has presented a costed, effective, climate change policy, while Morrison's net zero "pamphlet" lacks the certainty industry needs.
Renewables key to making electricity supplies affordable in remote communities
ANU researchers say many households in remote communities experience frequent power disconnections and solar could be part of the answer.
Fortescue thinking big on heavy EVs, and WA green energy hub
Fortescue says initial focus of WAE purchase will be on electrifying heavy vehicles, rather than passenger EVs, as it also eyes green energy hub in WA.
Sport events urged to follow Tennis Australia’s lead and ditch fossil fuel sponsorship
With Tennis Australia ditching Santos as a major sponsor, there are fresh calls to end fossil fuel sponsorship of sports and other major events.
Funding for next-gen big batteries open next week, on road to fully renewable grids
A new $100 million funding round for next generation big battery storage installations, seen as crucial for the switch to fully renewable grids, will open next week.