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

Acciona Tests Organic Solar PV on Wind Turbines

Acciona, a Spanish renewable energy and infrastructure company, has started testing flexible organic solar PV modules on a wind turbine to generate energy for the turbine’s internal electricity consumption. In a report on Renew Economy’s … Read more

Jobs in Renewable Energy Sector Sets Highest Record in Three Years

Australia employs an approximate of 14,820 full-time workers in the renewable energy sector from 2016-2017, displaying a 33 percent increase in the Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) employment from 2015-2016. This is also the highest figures recorded … Read more

Northern Territory to Switch to 50% Renewables by 2030

After releasing the Roadmap to Renewables report yesterday, the Northern Territory government has given huge support for the plan of switching the territory to at least 50 percent renewable energy by 2030. It also revealed a new funding for rooftop solar and grid upgrades.

Solar PV will be Leading Provider of World's Electricity by 2050- Report

According to the report titled “Energy Transition Outlook 2017,” which was released by DNV GL, approximately 85 percent of energy production worldwide will be generated from renewable sources, with solar PV leading the list and providing a third of the world’s electricity.