UTS unveils first of ARENA-funded renewables mapping tools identifying best places on Australia’s NEM to invest in wind, solar and demand management.
Environment minister Greg Hunt says the Renewable Energy Target is ‘rock solid’ and Australia’s energy majors have “no excuse” for not investing in large-scale renewables. The problem is, right now there are no investments, and no commitments by the utilities.
Wind industry responds with a deep sigh to the appointment of a national wind commissioner – the latest sign that the Turnbull government has not yet managed to shake off Abbott’s anti-renewables legacy.
Energy storage is dubbed the ‘holy grail’ of renewables development, but is the battery boom forsaking sensible, and fair, solar policy?
RWE’s head of energy innovation talks about her role at the helm of a department that’s not a department. Her job? To think non-utility ideas.
Commonwealth Bank-owned fund manager behind €900m deal to buy Portuguese wind assets amounting to a potential 800MW installed capacity.
In a new market report on renewable energy, the IEA notes that renewables will represent “the largest single source of electricity growth over the next 5 years.
New research from Bloomberg New Energy Finance says solar and wind costs in Australia lowest in Asia, but new coal generators would be 50% more expensive.