Largest solar tower with storage project in Latin America opened in Chile’s Atacama Desert.
Sweden’s NorthVolt raises another $3.6 billion to boost production of “world’s greenest battery”, as VW and Goldman Sachs chip in.
Solar tax criticised by Tesla and Enphase, the makers of battery technologies the proposal is supposed to support, while networks baulk at removing zero export limits.
NSW government launches a $50 million grant program, hoping to attract up to 3,000MW of pumped hydro projects to the state.
CSIRO GenCost report says battery storage costs are plunging, but Australia choosing most expensive pathway due to lack of support for renewables.
RenewEconomy unveils its pumped hydro energy storage map of Australia, the latest in a series of energy map resources.
Hydrostor says the economic benefits from its proposed 200MW compressed air storage facility in Broken Hill will be huge, if it can be built.
Queensland to look at new 1,000MW pumped hydro energy project as it accelerates its energy storage push after the Callide coal explosion.
AGL to tap RayGen’s innovative concentrating solar technology for a project that could include an installation at the site of the Liddell coal plant.
Update: Gupta’s GFG Alliance withdraws generation licence applications for South Australia’s biggest solar project and a big battery.