Australasia

All news, projects, policy and regulation announcements concerning electricity generation in Australia, New Zealand and island territories forming Australasia. Tenders, power purchase agreements, renewable energy projects and energy auctions will also be included in this section.

Australian telcos

Australian startup to install micro wind turbines for telcos

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is supporting a project designed to ensure energy reliability for telecommunications companies.
irena renewable energy

IRENA to accelerate renewables adoption in small island nations

IRENA signs a deal to accelerate the adoption of renewables and energy efficiency solutions in small island developing states (SIDS).
hydrogen

Western Australia’s 5000MW renewable hydrogen project moves forward

Hydrogen Renewables Australia (HRA) has made progress on its 5000MW Murchison Renewable Hydrogen Project, by announcing a partnership with fund managers Copenhagen...
hydrogen pproduction

Global hydrogen production market to hit $420bn by 2030

Research firm Frost & Sullivan predicts the global hydrogen production market will more than double by 2030 owing to sustainability goals sets by individual governments, regionally and globally.
Renewables need $800bn to hit 2050 climate goals says IRENA report

Renewables need $800bn to hit 2050 climate goals says report

Global investments in renewable energy need to be tripled to meet 2050 climate change goals set under the Paris Agreement.
‘Renewables immune to Covid’ says IEA chief Birol

‘Renewables immune to Covid’ says IEA chief Birol

“Renewables appear to be immune to Covid-19,” said Fatih Birol of the IEA as he revealed that clean energy had defied the pandemic downturn.
Siemens Energy chief executive Christian Bruch

Siemens Energy announces immediate exit from new coal projects

Siemens Energy today announced that it was withdrawing from all new coal projects.
GE gas turbine

GE boosts gas turbine offering in Australia

GE opens Perth Aeroderivative Services Level 2 facility and Tooling Store to provide enhanced support to its gas turbine fleet in Australia.
Iberdrola

Iberdrola to accelerate energy transition with €75bn recovery plan

Spanish multinational energy company Iberdrola has announced a €75 billion economic recovery plan to be implemented over the next six years.

IFC funds development of largest solar project in the Pacific

Energy Fiji Limited has secured funding from IFC to develop the largest solar energy project of its kind in the Pacific.

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