Start-up behind Ikea microgrid gears up for strategic shift to London
EleXsys Energy, trading in Australia as Planet Ark Power, completes capital raise as it targets new markets for solar grid integration.
AGL signs contractor for Liddell demolition, as it juggles closure units
AGL signs up contractor to advise on closure and demolition of Liddell coal generator, and fast-tracks closure of one unit because it is not reliable.
Hawaii approves massive battery storage project to help end coal power
Hawaii regulator approves massive three-hour battery to help wean island state off coal, but can the local utility build enough renewables to charge the project?
Hydrogen’s “false promise” could hamper climate progress, lock in fossil fuels
Study warns universal reliance on hydrogen-based fuels could distract from main game of renewable electrification and lock in fossil fuel dependency.
Wind and solar will keep electricity market prices low, but headwinds grow for gas
Renewable energy zones will unlock wind and solar and bring prices down, but gas faces challenges from more flexible coal and more renewables.
Australia’s states are forging ahead with ambitious emissions cuts. Imagine if they worked together
Ambitious new commitments of state governments go some way to filling the void left by the lack of a national climate policy.
Coalition hands gas subsidy to billionaire as UN calls for rapid methane cuts
Morrison government to gift more grants to the gas industry as a new UN report says cutting gas emissions key to limiting global warming.
Energy Insiders Podcast: Why inverters are key to a renewables grid
James Sturch from SolarEdge joins Energy Insiders to discuss latest inverter standards, what they mean for the household and the grid, and why they are key to the energy transition.
Texas grid operator confirms gas, not wind, the biggest culprit in blackouts
Updated report from Texas grid operator shows that wind played only a very minor role in massive blackouts that hit the state in February cold snap.
Australia’s first solar panel recycling plant swings into action
Video footage posted on LinkedIn this week shows Lotus Energy's Melbourne solar panel recycling plant in action – is it Australia's first?
Germany forced by court ruling to set world-leading net zero targets: Can it reach them?
An historical court ruling in Germany has translated into notably ambitious new targets. But does it have the tech, the will and the policy to get it done?
Taylor awards $15 million grant to Darwin big battery that will cut gas generation
Taylor promises $15 million to Darwin big battery, which is designed to support more solar and cut gas generation, and more funds for renewable micro-grids.