Renewable Energy

ABB’s solar inverter business has approximately 800 employees in more than 30 countries, with manufacturing and R&D sites located in Italy, India and Finland.

Phosphorene is an exciting material because it is a good conductor that will absorb visible light.

The latest investment is a $180 million commitment to the Collector Wind Farm in south-eastern NSW.

Carl Muller, director of corporate services at Sustainability Victoria will act as interim CEO while a full recruitment process is underway.

With more than 140 research projects and 90 PhD students nationwide, the CRCLCL has produced an evidence base to help government and industry meet their carbon reduction and energy efficiency targets.

Coal-fired power generation continues to be the single largest emitter, accounting for 30% of all energy-related carbon dioxide emissions.

A further $950,000 in University funding has been allocated to develop the initiatives within Flinders’ new Sustainability Plan.

Insurer FM Global advocates for wind resilience testing to be introduced under national regulations.

During charging, compressed air is pumped into the underground chamber, displacing water from the cavern up to a reservoir at the surface.

Australia added more stored power capacity - 246 megawatts - than any other nation worldwide in 2017.

The plan includes the establishment of a National Hydrogen Innovation Hub in Gladstone, Queensland with an initial investment of $3 million.

Pacific Hydro has installed 25 of the 39 turbines at its new wind farm.

South Australia leads the nation in the uptake of wind energy and rooftop solar with renewable sources accounting for more than 50 per cent of the electricity generated in the state.

More than 725MW of total new solar capacity was also registered in September, the largest volume of new solar recorded for a single month.

Hot water supply accounts for up to 30 per cent of an Australian household’s energy use.