Australia’s main grid reaches more than 50 per cent renewables share on Tuesday, despite closure of seven solar farms and a major wind farm for grid maintenance.
Trump and Biden have wildly different Twitter attitudes towards climate and energy
Renewables contribute more than 30 per cent of Australia’s National Electricity Market for second month in a row.
Renewables output in month of October beats both coal and gas for the first time in Western Australia as three major new projects come on line.
South Korea’s new net zero target adds to a drumbeat of death knells for Australia’s coal exports.
New BNEF report says renewables, electric motors and hydrogen key to accelerating emission cuts needed to meet safe climate targets.
Japan joins China in announcing a net zero emissions target. This is a big deal for Australia, which depends on fossil fuel exports, but its political leaders are not listening.
Rooftop solar, Covid and more large scale renewables push Australia’s main grid to record low levels of demand and emissions intensity, and the lowest prices in years.
In the US, wind overtakes hydro to become the most-consumed source of renewable energy in 2019.
Victoria Energy Policy Centre (VEPC) releases version 1.0 of a National Energy Market (NEM) Data Dashboard, a free-to-use data portal.