Campbell Newman is at risk of being swept from power as Queenslanders realise what he himself pointed out in 2011: that digging up the Galilee Basin to export coal is a monumentally stupid idea. Newman would likely turn purple at the idea of losing office, but a new solar map shows his electorate already has (turned purple).
Category: Smart Energy
Senior Coalition MP says solar and storage will take consumers off the grid, so best to sell networks while they still have value.
Eos Energy storage’s aurora battery system will be commercially available In 2016, at $160/kWh.
Just how much trouble is Big Oil in? The biggest, richest and most ruthless industry sector ever to strut the global economy is facing an existential crisis thanks to plunging oil prices. And according to the latest analysis, it has no Plan B.
The energy market is riddled with rules and regulations that lock in a future for assets that will not be required in the new world.
A dozen graphs to show success of Germany’s energy transition – as renewable source rise, coal burning, emissions, and wholesale prices have all fallen.