Rio Tinto is no longer really a diversified mining and energy conglomerate. It is now more than ever a giant iron ore mining company.
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The “hidden cost” for conventional power plants in Texas is 17 times more than wind. So…what does the fossil fuel industry have to say about that?
Self-cooling, longer lasting and more efficient solar cells are within reach simply by adding a thin layer of glass.
If utilities can fully or partially own microgrids, they might be more interested in seeing the market succeed.
HydroTas boss says Apple Isle could provide 1GW of zero emission ‘baseload’ power through wind and hydro, replacing brown coal generators in Latrobe Valley.
Research shows rooftop solar exports are higher than most estimates, which means most systems are paying network fees for well over half their generation.
The high storage costs are now rapidly falling, suggesting that the financial appeal of electric cars and stationary storage is set to keep increasing.