University super fund invests $100m in World Bank’s first Australian Green Bond issue, in bid to drive low-carbon investment.
Category: CleanTech Bites
ACT opens process for 200MW of wind projects, and places new emphasis on projects beyond immediate region as local anti-wind MPs intensify opposition.
Abbott government has brought the large-scale renewable energy industry to a standstill, with no new projects in 2014, and only four in 2013.
AER cites decreased demand and ‘over-estimated capital expenditure’ in decision to downgrade revenue allowances for NSW electricity distributors.
Deutsche Bank questions China’s 2014 installed solar PV target, citing policy uncertainty, problems with project finance and implementation as hurdles.
As households invest another $1.7 billion in rooftop PV, the solar industry launches Solar Facts site to counter myths about renewable energy.
RayGen signs $60m deal for assembly of its CSPV technology in China. It predicts CSPV sales could top $1bn by 2020.
Global Wind Energy Council predicts dramatic increase in 2014, but warns of long-term damage of policy uncertainty.