New energy security tactic to keep the lights on

New energy security tactic to keep the lights on

Energy networks have endorsed a new approach to electricity system security to keep the lights on into the future. Under changes proposed by the Australian Energy Market Commission, transmission businesses…

Acciona starts construction on Victorian wind farm

Acciona starts construction on Victorian wind farm

Acciona Energy has begun construction work on the 132MW Mount Gellibrand wind farm in Victoria. The $258m project, located 65km west of Geelong, is Acciona’s fourth wind farm in Australia….

AGL is getting out of coal by 2050

AGL is getting out of coal by 2050

AGL Energy has announced it will be getting out of coal by 2050, as part of a new brand refresh campaign. The campaign includes an advertisement on television, which discusses…

IOT: A brave new world of power generation and distribution

IOT: A brave new world of power generation and distribution

In the brave new world of power generation and distribution, a new technology ally exists, writes Internet of Things Cluster Mining and Energy Resources (IoT MER) executive manager, Steven Travers….

Tasmania to become ‘battery of Australia’

Tasmania to become ‘battery of Australia’

Tasmania is on the way to becoming a “battery for the nation” after the Turnbull Government announced a plan to double the state’s hydropower output. The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)…