A moratorium on new thermal coal mining capacity is needed to avoid chaotic employment impacts.
Other Good Stuff
Australia is focusing its storage options on lithium ion batteries and pumped hydro. It needs to look at other options.
The ability to use your car as a mobile energy storage and supply device is on our doorstep – or should we say, in our driveway.
Get ready for exponential change in the global energy landscape as a global tsunami of capital flows to support the science of climate change.
Can a large industrialised society like Germany run securely and smoothly on a power system largely fed by wind and solar? The question is not if, but how.
Australia breaks yet another record for rooftop solar installations, with homes and businesses adding 317MW of systems in March – an all-time high for national monthly installs.
Hyundai’s new electric vehicle platform allows for big changes in its first specialised EV design, but the most exciting development might be its “vehicle to load” option.
Blunt reality is that without the sort of export charges mooted by AEMC, we will end up with more zero export limits and more solar curtailment.
Contact Energy hires consultants Roaring40s to help develop a pipeline of large-scale wind farms in New Zealand over the next six years.
Once Asia’s economic super powers become convinced they don’t need fossil fuel imports, they will move in that direction.