Grattan: Targeted energy reforms urgently needed

Grattan: Targeted energy reforms urgently needed

Urgent action is needed to reduce the risk of power blackouts and restrictions across eastern Australia this summer, according to a new Grattan Institute report. Powering through: how to restore…

Victory for NSW electricity companies in Federal Court ruling

Victory for NSW electricity companies in Federal Court ruling

The Federal Court handed down a major decision today in a long-running case that is expected to increase electricity prices for New South Wales customers by around $3 billion. The…

$22.5m pilot demand response initiative launched

$22.5m pilot demand response initiative launched

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) have announced a $22.5m pilot demand response initiative this summer to manage electricity supply during extreme peaks….

Researchers unveil Australia’s first printed solar field

Researchers unveil Australia’s first printed solar field

Researchers at the University of Newcastle (UON) have unveiled its first printed solar demonstration site, cementing Australia’s position as a global leader in the technology. Printed solar creator, UON’s Professor…

Construction begins on Sun Metals solar project

Construction begins on Sun Metals solar project

Construction has begun on Queensland’s largest industrial solar project. The $199 million project will see 1.3 million solar panels installed at the Sun Metals zinc refinery in Townsville. When completed,…