Neoen Receives Approval for Another Wind and Battery Plant in North Queensland

Neoen, a French renewable energy developer, has been granted approval for another major wind farm and battery storage project. The project will be installed near Cairns in north Queensland. The state government has revealed the … Read more

2018 America Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Wind Conference: Phillip Riley Managing Director's Insights

Phillip Riley’s Managing Director, Scott Robinson, shares his experience and insights on the America Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Wind Conference in Chicago held earlier this month. I was fortunate to attend the America Wind Energy … Read more

Hybrid Solar, Battery Storage Nearing Completion in the NT Air Force Base

It has been recently revealed that a hybrid solar and battery storage microgrid which is being installed at an Australian Air Force base in the Northern Territory is nearing completion. The facility only needs the … Read more

CER Releases Australia’s 10 Largest Carbon Emitters

The Clean Energy Regulator has recently revealed Australia’s 10 highest carbon emitters, showing coal-fired generators took the majority of the positions. An article published on the website of The Age cited Clean Energy Regulator’s latest … Read more

Genex Plans to Add 150MW Wind Project to Kidston Renewable Energy Hub in Queensland

Genex Power announces that it is considering to add a 150MW wind project to its already huge solar with pumped hydro Kidston project in Queensland. The company believes that this action would be world-leading and … Read more

Queensland Installs 2GW Rooftop Solar; NSW Becomes Biggest Market for Installations

Queensland broke through the 2-gigawatt mark for rooftop solar installations last month, however, New South Wales overtook it as the biggest market for installations, a first for the rooftop solar installation sector in Australia. A … Read more

More Australian Households and Businesses Install Rooftop Solar Systems

The latest update from the Clean Energy Regulator (CER) confirmed that the installation of rooftop solar has peaked last year after more and more Australian households and businesses decided to install solar systems. CER’s latest … Read more

Canberra's National Arboretum Replaces Diesel for Solar and Battery Storage

Canberra’s National Arboretum, a 250-hectare tourist centre that has more than 90 forests of rare, endangered, and symbolic trees, has reportedly gone off diesel after installing solar and battery storage. ACT Climate Minister Shane Rattenbury … Read more

AEMO Releases Assessment of the Heatwave in Queensland

The Australian Energy Market Operator’s (AEMO) recent assessment of the latest heatwave that hit Queensland showed that the state has approximately 2GW of rooftop solar installed across the state, definitely more capacity than any of … Read more

Pooled Energy Receives $25.M ARENA Grant for Smart Pool Technology

Pooled Energy, a New South Wales start-up, has won a $2.5 million grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency to test its Internet of Things (IoT) solution to the country’s increasing number of energy-hungry swimming … Read more