NSW Opposition leader outlines plans to transform state’s Hunter region into cleantech hub, with focus on autonomous vehicle R&D.
Category: CleanTech Bites
ARENA backs development of $5.4m biofuel lab that will test the feasibility of a commercial-scale biorefinery.
ARENA says latest round of bids shows costs of large scale solar have fallen rapidly, and need much smaller grants.
Qld govt pays $560m+ a year to subsidise regional energy consumers. Might be smarter and cheaper to build renewable microgrids.
Morgan Stanley says installed cost of battery storage could fall from nearly $10,000 to just over $5,000 within two years. The actual battery will be one third of current cost.
One of Australia’s largest rooftop solar installers, Metro Solar, put into liquidation, but management plans a buy-out and says customers will not be disadvantaged.
CSIRO-developed air-con technology that uses solar thermal collectors to power energy efficient cooling will undergo 12 months testing at Ballarat shopping centre.