ARENA puts $3m towards development of proposed energy self-sufficient bio-energy plant in north Queensland that would be Australia’s largest.
Articles by Sophie Vorrath
Australia should be bringing costs of large scale solar down to around $80/MWh, and that could even happen this year, says one expert.
Greens unveil plan to wean Australian electricity network off coal, including immediate ban on new coal and gas projects, and a tax on coal exports.
Study finds closing Australia’s biggest brown coal power plant as soon as 2017/18 would have “negligible” effect on electricity prices, while addressing the nation’s emissions task and oversupply of capacity in the NEM.
WA-based Bombora Wave Power raises $8m as part of plan to build 60MW project off Portugal coast and predictions wave energy will match other renewables on costs within 5 years.