An increasing number of organizations are recognizing the value beyond energy cost savings that energy-efficient buildings provide.
Category: Smart Energy
Review of ACT’s Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme finds it cuts equivalent of 237,908 tonnes of CO2, saves participating households $1,600.
The new battery reacts within a fraction of a second, far faster than conventional plants can with their rotating masses.
Greens leader Christine Milne has called on Australia to commit to being “net carbon zero” by 2050, and commit to cutting emissions by up to 60 per cent by 2030. Australia should phase out coal fired power stations by emissions regulation, as had occurred in US and China.
Reaction of the coal industry to the recently released Chinese restrictions on dirty coal use in key coastal regions reveals an industry in deep denial.
Australian battery technology developer RedFlow says trials of its zinc-bromine “flow” batteries shows the storage technology is “cost competitive” in large scale applications.
Stem, a behind-the-meter energy storage startup, raised $100m to finance distributed energy storage at commercial and industrial customers.
Most companies expect to pay a much higher carbon price than current prices. And they are already including it in their investment models.
A detailed look at which climate-friendly technologies could grow the global economy and help the world avoid the worst impacts of climate change.