AEMO’s use of private weather forecasters, and not Bureau of Meteorology, likely contributed to SA’s recent weather-related blackouts.
Category: CleanTech Bites
Adelaide-based ZEN Energy renews calls for electricity market rule changes as it reveals plans to develop a between 50-150MWh battery storage project in SA.
ERM and Alinta top list of retailers failing to meet RET obligations in 2016. Their combined shortfall could have supported nine 100MW solar farms in NSW.
Carnegie says it will consider a wave farm – eventually up to 100MW – off the coast of Albany if Labor wins power and delivers funding promise.
China EV and energy storage giant BYD unveils new line of modular battery systems, targeting Australian households and businesses.
Market operator report into NSW heatwave shows once again that it is failing fossil fuel plants that is putting energy security at risk.
ANU report shows that average electricity bills have increased less in renewables rich SA over last 10 years than in eastern coal states.
Queensland regulators suggest all battery storage devices be put inside separate enclosures, and not inside homes or garages. Installation costs could soar.
EnergyAustralia, Arup Group and Melbourne Energy Institute brief govt on plans for pumped seawater energy storage plant in SA.
Lyon Solar says ‘very confident’ of building solar and storage in SA this year, with investment from Magnetar Capital.