rss

Category: Queensland Government

0
Redback eyes Middle East bonanza after winning UAE trial

Redback eyes Middle East bonanza after winning UAE trial

Brisbane-based internet-of-things technology company Redback cracks international market with MOU for Dubai South energy management trial.

2
Palaszczuk Government powers clean energy future for state schools

Palaszczuk Government powers clean energy future for state schools

The Palaszczuk Government will consult with the energy industry to develop innovative ways to reduce state school energy costs using solar and energy efficiency measures.

4
Queensland govt slaps down LNP, Murdoch over renewable scares

Queensland govt slaps down LNP, Murdoch over renewable scares

Energy minister lashes out as Coalition seizes on Murdoch media’s latest anti-renewables beat-up. Meanwhile, solar marches on in the sunshine state.

6
Wholesale price rises whodunit: Gas or renewables?

Wholesale price rises whodunit: Gas or renewables?

What drove Victoria’s wholesale electricity market prices up 46% in 2016? We put the screws on the historical data to find out.

9
Queensland govt underwrites 98MW of large-scale solar farms

Queensland govt underwrites 98MW of large-scale solar farms

Queensland’s Palaszczuk government signs support deeds for three new large-scale solar PV projects totaling almost 100MW.

34
Queensland regulators want battery storage out of homes, garages

Queensland regulators want battery storage out of homes, garages

Queensland regulators suggest all battery storage devices be put inside separate enclosures, and not inside homes or garages. Installation costs could soar.

9
CEFC, French bank, tip $100m debt into Kidston 50MW solar farm

CEFC, French bank, tip $100m debt into Kidston 50MW solar farm

Phase one of plans to turn disused Queensland gold mine into massive solar and pumped hydro storage project reaches financial close.

13
Know your NEM: AGL's cheap wind deal, and falling cost of storage

Know your NEM: AGL’s cheap wind deal, and falling cost of storage

Queensland prices soar again; more on AGL’s cheap price for wind energy; and battery storage costs falling quickly.

39
Why the public is not buying Coalition attack on wind and solar

Why the public is not buying Coalition attack on wind and solar

The Coalition’s attack on renewables is being undone by the soaring electricity prices in fossil-fuel dependent Queensland. What is it that the general public appears knows about renewables and electricity prices that so many in the conservative side of politics, including federal energy minister Josh Frydenberg, do not?

14
Jumping electricity prices – It’s a gas, gas gas

Jumping electricity prices – It’s a gas, gas gas

Spot electricity prices have gone through the stratosphere this summer, particularly in Queensland where average prices have been more than double of renewable energy leader South Australia.

4
Luminous Energy wins approval for 300 MW solar farm in Qld

Luminous Energy wins approval for 300 MW solar farm in Qld

The Brisbane-based developer has obtained approval to build the solar project near Columboola, southwestern Queensland, after a seven-week review process.