Million Jobs Plan

An initiative orchestrated by a climate change think tank with the title “Million Jobs Plan” obviously grabs the attention of a recruiter in the Renewable Energy sector. Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) have been creating incredible … Read more

Phillip Riley Renewable Energy Recruitment Newsletter June 2020

Message from the Managing Director What an interesting 6 months it has been since our last Newsletter!!! Our thoughts go out to the people affected by the pandemic and if we can help in any … Read more

The Decade of Utility-Scale Batteries

As we begin a new decade, a hot topic in the Australian renewable market is the potential of energy storage. A lot of people predicted that utility-scale batteries will significantly evolve over the next decade. … Read more

Triple Renewable Energy Plants to Replace Coal Power Plants – AEMO

Australia needs dozens more of renewable energy plants to replace closing coal power plants which will close over the next 20 years. The Australian Market Energy Operator (AEMO) added that a huge upgrade of the … Read more

Electricity Costs to Plunge Due to Growing Wind and Solar Investments

The Australian Energy Market Commission predicts that electricity prices may plummet by approximately 20 percent due to growing wind and solar investments. Such investments will drive down wholesale prices of electricity. In its latest electricity … Read more

AEMO: Power Outages May Decrease This Summer Due to Surge in Solar

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has announced that the surge in solar will reduce the risk of power outages this summer. An article on the RenewEconomy website reported what Audrey Zibelman, AEMO Chief Executive, … Read more

SA in the Forefront for Renewable Energy in Australia

SA is leading the charge in shifting to renewable energy in Australia, much faster than any other place in the country. According to the Climate Council, although the state has to face some political challenges … Read more

Initial Phase of Hybrid Generation Project Starts Operations

The 23 megawatts hybrid generation project by EDL at the Agnew gold mine has started operations. It integrates solar into gas and diesel micro-grid that will add wind and solar in the first of its … Read more

Another Milestone for Clean Energy: Australia Achieves 50% Renewables

Australia’s National Energy Market has recently announced that the country has reached 50.2 percent renewables for the first time, the latest milestone for clean energy. Although it only lasted for about 10 minutes, it marked … Read more

Government Commits $1 Billion Grid Reliability Fund

The government has committed $1 billion as part of its plan to boost grid reliability and guarantee a fair deal on energy for Australian households, businesses, and industries. According to a report on the Energy … Read more