Faster, cheaper, cleaner: Big batteries the new king of peaking services
New Clean Energy Council report declares big batteries the new king of peaking services, cheaper and faster than traditional gas generators.
Why hydrogen energy has seduced a generation of politicians
Hydrogen is often touted in the scientific and general media as a silver bullet for reaching net zero emissions. But there are many "buts".
The “solar tax”: Why should households be charged to generate power?
If we must have a solar tax, let’s make sure it allows for flexibility in connection and tariff options for solar system owners as well as the networks.
Taylor slammed for “stacking gas lobbyists” on Climate Change Authority
Taylor stacks Climate Change Authority with fossil fuel allies, including former Origin CEO Grant King, and the head of the so-called "greenhouse mafia".
If Biden doubles climate ambition, where will that leave Angus Taylor?
Biden might be on the verge of a historic climate ambition update. If it's true, Morrison is will face unprecedented pressure.
Texas hits major new wind record as regulator criticised for blackout report
Texas hits an incredible new wind record in March, as the fallout from the major February blackout continues.
Green hydrogen will be cheaper than gas by 2050: BNEF
Green hydrogen will be cheaper than gas by 2050 in many markets, says BloombergNEF, in one of the most bullish assessments yet.
Major transmission projects in doubt after AEMC refuses rule change
Major transmission upgrades, including new link to South Australia and renewable energy zones in NSW, now in doubt after AEMC refuses rule change request.
Atmospheric CO2 and methane levels soar to record highs despite pandemic
Scientists have recorded a surprising rise in atmospheric carbon dioxide and methane levels over 2020, complicating predictions of a Covid reprieve.
Great Britain power grid had its greenest moment ever on Easter Monday
Great Britain’s electricity grid was the greenest it’s ever been on Easter Monday, thanks to good wind and solar conditions, and low demand.
Energy Insiders Podcast: The future of batteries, EVs and hydrogen
Logan Goldie-Scot, head of clean power research at BloombergNEF, discusses supply chain and price forecasts for battery storage, EVs and green hydrogen. Plus: Not so Kean on Turnbull, and Walcha’s big play.
Solar panel and battery recycling to get boost from Modern Manufacturing fund
Local production of electrolysers, EV charging equipment and solar panel recycling to be prioritised through the Modern Manufacturing Initiative.