Cheap wind re-writes market rules in Brazil; emissions fall in Australia; 10% solar power in Bavaria; SolarCity says battery storage viable in 10 years.
Dubbo is the No 1 postcode in NSW for installed solar PV systems. It could also be No 1 for Electric Vehicles in Australia.
EV drivers might not have long to wait before an affordable wireless EV charging system hits the market, thanks to a new US joint venture.
NASA will be launching in 2014 what is, as of now, the world’s largest solar sail ever constructed. It will serve as a test and demonstration for the technology, and will then likely be used in the future in missions to near-Earth asteroids, and possibly in missions to objects at the edge of and beyond the solar system.
The outspoken US renewable energy advocate – son of the late Robert F. Kennedy – on his green summit with JFK as an eight year-old, the global energy subsidy divide, the importance of policy certainty, and the crucial link between renewable energy and democracy.
Japanese corporate giant and Google make big investments in offshore wind, while Goldman Sachs leads cleantech deal-making.
From carbon Sunday to the world’s first 100 per cent solar nation – our list of the 10 clean energy highlights of the year.
We asked corporate leaders from the clean energy industry what they wanted for Xmas. Policy certainty was the number one issue, and it may arrive a few days early with the RET review. Oh, and lunch with our new clean energy Czars and an electric bike. But there’s more …..
SolarCity IPO goes ahead with slashed share price. Plus: Conergy’s cyclone-proof PV; $170m to US offshore wind; UK power price warning.
The most fuel-efficient and low-emission vehicles available are, of course, electric and plug-in hybrids. Here’s the US EPA’s top-10 list for 2013.