As Queensland was battling coal plant explosions and emerging from widespread blackouts, the main grid set a new record wind output.
Baseload power is already under threat in Australia, with new data showing the scale of the transition in the NEM, and how radically different the supply mix will look in the decades ahead.
The first 50MW of Genex Power’s Kidston solar and “giant water battery” project has started sending electricity to the grid. Here’s what that looks like.
A closer look at the extraordinary price volatility that marked “sizzling Saturday” in Queensland and sent electricity prices soaring.
A closer look at Hazelwood Power Station as murmurs of its potential closure grow louder.
As part of the ACT Government’s push towards its “100% Renewables” target, commercial production has begun at Victoria’s new Ararat wind farm.
Here’s a quick trend in the output of Hornsdale Wind Farm compared with the aggregate output of all wind farms across South Australia..
The rise of intermittent generation supplies being injected into the NEM has brought some different versions of the same challenges facing electricity system operators.
What role might demand response play in a future where intermittent renewables generation supplies a higher percentage of energy to the NEM?
A further look at the idiosyncrasies of wind in South Australia.