Cornwall Insight Australia states that the energy transition in New South Wales over the next decade will need to gather pace significantly.
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 has issued $5 million in funding to TransGrid as part of efforts to accelerate the deployment of renewable energy in Australia.
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 is set to more than double its energy storage capacity installations in 2020 compared to 2019, says Wood Mackenzie.
A new battery performance standard for residential and small-scale commercial consumers has been proposed to Standard Australia.
Policy & Regulation
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.
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, 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.