Australian University sets record with solar cell technology

The Australian National University has announced a new record for the conversion of sunlight into energy, moving the world closer to the future of solar technology

Queensland approves Australia’s largest wind farm

Queensland is set to become home to the largest grid-connected wind farm in the country, following approval of the 1. 2 GW Forest Wind project.

Australia invests $4.15m in gas-to-hydrogen conversion

the Australian Government has announced grant funding support for two feasibility studies as part of efforts to develop a strong, local hydrogen sector.

Rio Tinto invests $2.6bn in its first solar project

Global mining corporation Rio Tinto has announced plans to build its first solar photovoltaic plant.

Australian coal generation displaced by increasing solar output

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has released its Quarterly Energy Dynamics (QED) – Q4 2019 report, which tracks the market impacts of extreme...

Shell to build first large-scale solar farm in Australia

Shell Australia has announced it will build and operate its first industrial-scale solar electricity farm near Wandoan in central Queensland, Australia. The solar farm will...

DTECH discussion: How do we broaden diversity in the energy sector?

In the energy industry, the subject of diversity needs to be embraced in its broad sense. In an engaging panel discussion session during the...

Australia, Japan agreement to usher in the future of hydrogen

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has signed a joint statement of cooperation with Japan, bringing closer the use of hydrogen as...

New lithium-sulphur battery set to supercharge global markets

The researchers have an approved filed patent (PCT/AU 2019/051239) for their manufacturing process, and prototype cells have been successfully fabricated by German R&D partners...

Pumped hydro on the priority list for South Australia

According to a report in The Australian, a pumped hydro project in South Australia is expected to get the green light for...

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