A power bill, sent in by a Queensland reader, illustrates why solar households are so keen to install storage – or even quit the grid.
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New report concludes that adding wind power to the US electricity grid can help the country cut carbon pollution while still keeping the lights on.
UK government turns it back on coal, while Australia argues that developing countries like India need and must use coal fired generation. This is another warning to investors on the increasing financial risks of stranded assets.
Hefty new US report argues geoengineering should be part of a 'portfolio of activities' in response to global warming. But is this rational?
Interest in building a 100MW plus solar thermal plant near Kalgoorlie has been revived, as miners turn to solar to deflect volatile diesel costs.
NZ gentailer and developer of Australia's 2nd largest wind farm says it will halt further investment in Oz renewables until RET uncertainty resolved.
Around 8 million metric tonnes go into the oceans each year, according to the first rigorous global estimate published in Science today.
Tesla Motors, the electric vehicle company throwing down a major challenge to the global motor industry, says it is now looking to become a front-runner in energy storage in a major challenge to the traditional electric utility business model.
Consortium comprising Siemens, Japan wind farm operator Eurus and Danish company Danvest looking to supply wind energy to remote mining sites in Australia.
April 15 named as date for first of Abbott government's Emissions Reduction Fund auctions, giving bidders a four-week extension. No maximum price named.