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Category: Resource Efficiency
Changes in China are driving a structural shift in international thermal coal markets.
Australia gets a ‘D’ for its backwards-looking renewable energy and grid efficiency policies in latest World Energy Council rankings.
Clean Energy Finance Corporation puts $50m towards program making it cheaper and easier to adopt low-emissions fleet vehicles in Australia.
A ban on single-use polystyrene foam food and beverage containers came into effect in New York City in July. Maybe it should happen here too.
New Zealand-based industrial design agency’s AguaPallet helps natural disaster survivors access clean water, move equipment and provide basic shelter.
Australia’s first grid-connected solar power project with cloud predicting technology launched at Karratha Airport, WA, in bid to smooth solar supply.
Negative resource trends, climate change and rising energy demand mean we urgently need to find a new approach to electricity supply. How can we speed up the process?
It’s been said necessity is the mother of invention. Climate change and water scarcity are certainly giving cleantech companies something to think about.
ATC15 semi-finalists include home grown smart grid energy management systems, portable solar systems, and advanced solar inverters.
AGL Energy has partnered with Air Liquide to add CO2 capture to its SA Torrens Island gas plant, to capture and purify up to 50,000t of CO2 a year.