India confirms 12 of 25 sites for ‘ultra-mega’ solar parks of 500-1,000MW, as it aims for 100GW capacity by 2022 – five times previous target.
Of all the FTAs China has signed to date, Australia’s is the only one that does not have a dedicated section on the environment and its massive market opportunities.
UN takes aim at Australia for veering off carbon targets after dumping carbon price. Meanwhile, it releases updated global carbon budget, as more research suggests that Australia will head for $100 billion carbon hole if it is to use Direct Action to match international efforts.
How are Australia’s big electricity utilities’ reacting to an increasingly carbon constrained economy? Confusing picture or rational response?
India’s ambitious plan to cease thermal coal imports within 2-3 years blows another hole in Abbott government’s backward-thinking policies.
The value of cleantech stocks on ASX has finally regained levels reached at its previous peak before the crash of 2007. Thanks to New Zealand.
Consumer advocates say AEMC’s rejection of proposed electricity tariff reforms paves way for retailers to continue increasing prices at their leisure.
IEEFA report says proposals for new coal facilities in Queensland’s Galilee Basin introduce ‘unprecedented’ levels of financial complexity and risk.
Report says governments should clear way for Australian gas export boom, despite fact it could drive up household gas bills by $300 a year in some cities.