AGL to offer onsite renewables and storage to its biggest energy users, signing deal with energy services provider Wärtsilä.
Remote control: Network ability to switch off rooftop solar is to be extended to EV chargers, air conditioners, hot water and pool pumps.
Rules and regulations that are relics of last century’s energy grid are getting in the way of infrastructure that could deliver new renewable generation into the system.
South Australia could reach 200 pct renewables by 2030 in green hydrogen scenario, but the outlook not so rosy in other modelling by AEMO.
Major transmission upgrades, including new link to South Australia and renewable energy zones in NSW, now in doubt after AEMC refuses rule change request.
ACT’s network utility warns local consumers face higher bill for 100% renewable electricity – as locked in wind and solar prices offset wholesale price falls.
WA is the most affluent and highest per capita carbon emitting state in the world. Its failure to cut emissions will be multiplied by others who will not act because Australia refuses to.
Heightened fears that AGL Energy has not properly budgeted for coal plant remediation following announcement of plan to carve out its generator business.
Genex locks in contractors for engineering and construction works for Kidston pumped hydro project.
AGL CEO Brett Redman says the traditional gentailer model for Australia’s big energy utilities is breaking down, and they will have to find new ways of doing business.