SolarQ Plans 350 Megawatt Solar + Storage Farm In Queensland

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson 0 April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. A newly-formed solar development company is seeking approval from Queensland’s Gympie regional council for what it says will be Australia’s biggest solar farm, in yet another sign of the snowballing interest in large scale … Read more

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Australia’s Solar Capacity Reaches 6 Gigawatts, Is Expected To Double By 2020

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson 0 April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. Australia’s total solar power capacity has reached 6GW and is expected to double over the next few years as Australian households continue to invest in rooftop panels to reduce electricity bills, and the large-scale … Read more

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Formula E Already Improving EV Batteries

Batteries Published on April 27th, 2017 by Steve Hanley 0 April 27th, 2017 by Steve Hanley  Originally published on Gas2. “Racing improves the breed,” is one of the most time-honored phrases in motorsports. Many new ideas got tried on race cars first before they were incorporated into road cars — electronic fuel injection, disc brakes, … Read more

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Plunging Costs Of Solar and Wind Means Australian “Green Fuel” Exports Could Replace Coal and Gas

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson 0 April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. The Australian government is expected to put hydrogen energy near the top of its clean energy investment shopping list, as it looks to tackle issues such as the domestic gas crisis, the increased reliance … Read more

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South Australia Sets New Record Wind Output Of 1,540 Megawatts On Anzac Day

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson 0 April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. South Australia set a new record for wind output on Tuesday, the Anzac Day public holiday, reaching 1,540MW just before midnight – a significant lift on its previous record of 1,400MW set just two … Read more

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Five Solar Celebrities Who Practice What They Preach

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Guest Contributor 0 April 27th, 2017 by Guest Contributor  Originally published on The Climate Reality Project. Solar energy is cheaper and more efficient than ever. And these superstars are doing everything they can to make sure you know it! Solar energy is cheaper and more efficient than … Read more

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The University Of San Francisco’s New Focus On The Energy Transition

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 by Guest Contributor 0 April 27th, 2017 by Guest Contributor  The electric power sector is undergoing a rapid transformation to a system that is far more complex – more distributed resources, added storage, customers who are also producers, markets with different regulations and incentives, and constant technological and … Read more

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