Fossil fuel generation pared back to bare bones in South Australia on Friday, with just 80MW of gas output and more than 100 per cent renewables.
A new investor survey shows interest in low cost battery and solar technologies surged in 2021, but enthusiasm for hydrogen has tempered.
Cheap renewables will continue to push down wholesale power prices, and consumer bills, despite exit of more fossil fuel generators.
Smokestacks from the shuttered Wallerawang coal fired power station brought down, paving the way for at least one 500MW big battery project.
The emergence of new, low cost, big battery storage technologies could render Marinus Link unviable, even before it’s built.
Queensland government tips $10m into Australia’s first vanadium processing plant, providing local supply of the metal used in redox flow batteries.
New report says energy storage of eight hours and more will be crucial to shift to renewables, and we’ll need a lot of it between now and 2040.
Victoria Big Battery, the largest in Australia, now officially registered for crucial frequency control markets in the country’s main grid.
A new $100 million funding round will support the rollout of grid forming battery inverters that could fill one of the last technical gaps to 100 pct renewables.
Shell boosts presence in Australian energy market in deal to buy the Powershop Australia operations of Meridian Energy.