MIT signals a major new milestone in the development of the artificial leaf, mimicking photosynthesis with much cheaper materials.
More heatwaves, droughts, floods for NSW; new climate ambassador; CO2 Group doubles revenue; Q-Cells lands Alice rooftop job; Origin’s Chile hydro JV blocked; Cleantech Open.
A breathing lightbulb becomes a big boost to efficiency; how to generate electricity from water pipes; and recycling lightweight trains.
CBD inks merger with Westinghouse Solar and eyes a Nasdaq listing as well as new opportunities in American and EU renewables markets.
UK electricity market reforms to boost clean energy, grids; TrustPower’s PPA boost; Origin cools on geothermal; NSW biofuel showcase set to go; wind survey says…
Microsoft shoots for carbon neutrality, using Sydney-based Carbon Systems’ platform; ARENA board members announced; CBD lands $25m; CFC win again in Germany.
Last of Japan’s 50 reactors closed for reappraisal; First Solar, SunPower look for positives; Centrotherm hit by PV fallout; solar catamaran completes world voyage.
Taking the geothermal heat out of coal mines; a new finding may help fusion reactors; a solar cone for lamp-posts?
Bill approved to establish South Korean cap-and-trade scheme by 2015; Durban explores sea-current power; Enel Green Power borrows €180m for wind.
Growing speculation that the solar multiplier will be wound down, as Origin Energy adds its weight to such calls, and for changes to the RET.