Australia

About Australian Utility Week 2019

Date: 14-15 August 2019 Location: Melbourne, Australia Website Australian Utility Week is the leading digital utility expo in the region and it's an annual meeting place for...
hydrogen

ABB to support Australia/Japan clean hydrogen transport pilot

ABB to deliver automation, electrification and instrumentation support for the landmark HESC project to safely and efficiently produce clean hydrogen in Australia and transport it to Japan.
Sydney

Sydney council properties to transition to renewables by mid-2020

The city of Sydney, Australia will power all its city council’s operations with 100% renewable power electricity thanks to a new deal with energy retailer Flow Power.
Queensland renewable

Queensland government green-lights 180MW of wind, solar and storage

The state government for the Australian state of Queensland government has green-lit plans for the Banana Range wind farm project that will add some 180 MW of capacity to the Australian north-eastern state with the possible inclusion of large-scale battery storage.
consumer; Origin Energy

Cloud services appeal to Origin Energy in face of stronger competition

Stronger competition from new energy retailers has forced traditional retailers like Origin Energy to fight to retain customers, says a report by...
Jinko Solar RE100

RE100 gets Climate Week boost as Jinko Solar joins the global...

Jinko Solar claims has become the first solar manufacturer globally to join both the RE100 and EP100 initiatives
Climate emergency

John Kerry on climate emergency: We can’t leave it up to...

He also cast doubt over further investment in coal-fired energy. “I got to tell you, we should not be moving to coal, we should not be encouraging coal, we should not be building infrastructure around coal,” he said, stirring loud applause from those in attendance.
gas emissions

India partners for clean energy project with 60% lower carbon emissions...

GAIL Limited, the Indian Oil Corporation, Atelier Global and Bloom Energy to implement the Whitefield Tower clean energy project in Bangalore, India
Queensland wind farm

Queensland government approves construction of 94MW wind farm

A $128 million wind farm in the Australian state of Queensland's South Burnett Regional Council area has been approved by the state, creating 100 new jobs for regional Queenslanders.
tesla australia

First Tesla Model 3’s hit NZ, Aussie shores

18 months after its initial launch, (and a lot sooner than some other countries) New Zealand has received its first batch of Tesla Model 3’s with Australia’s deliveries expected in Sydney by Friday.
South Australia blackout

Regulator takes wind power companies to court over 2016 state-wide blackout

Australia’s regulator is taking four wind energy companies to court for not meeting performance requirements during the 2016 state-wide power-outage

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