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new south wales

New South Wales to accelerate the pace of the energy transition...

Cornwall Insight Australia states that the energy transition in New South Wales over the next decade will need to gather pace significantly.
Hornsdale power reserve

South Australia’s Hornsdale Power Reserve readies for 50% expansion

The output and storage of South Australia's Hornsdale power reserve looks likely to grow by approximately 50% in the next few weeks, should the project's final tests run smoothly.
ARENA renewables

ARENA funds study for Australia’s first coordinated renewable energy zone

ARENA has issued $5 million in funding to TransGrid as part of efforts to accelerate the deployment of renewable energy in Australia.
Iberdrola acquisition

Acquisition makes Iberdrola South Australia’s biggest renewables player

By acquiring Infigen's seven wind farms, with a combined capacity of 670MW, and a wind and solar project portfolio of 1GW at various stages of development, the purchase makes the Spanish company the largest renewables owner-investor in South Australia in terms of installed capacity.
Australia energy storage

Australia’s energy storage capacity to more than double in 2020

Australia is set to more than double its energy storage capacity installations in 2020 compared to 2019, says Wood Mackenzie.
Battery performance

New battery performance standard developed for Australia

A new battery performance standard for residential and small-scale commercial consumers has been proposed to Standard Australia.
solar pv

Neoen to build Australia’s largest solar farm

Neon has signed an agreement for the construction of Australia’s largest solar energy farm
Green hydrogen Australia

Australia’s ARENA backs BP renewable hydrogen feasibility study

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced $1.71 million in funding to BP Australia to assess the feasibility of building a renewable hydrogen and ammonia production facility in Geraldton, Western Australia.
Asian Energy Hub

Australia’s EPA approves Asian Energy Hub wind, solar project

Australia's EPA has recommended approval for the Asian Energy Hub project, a large-scale wind and solar project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, subject to conditions.
Australia renewables

Australia can be 75% renewables-powered by 2030 says GlobalData

Australia, like many other countries in the world, is experiencing a drop in electricity demand that has provided an opportunity for the renewable sector to take centre stage in the continent says the data and analytics firm.

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