The head of Australia’s biggest wind turbine supplier has predicted he undeniable cost competitiveness of wind and solar combined with corporate appetite to purchase clean power means the renewable energy industry will “muddle through” despite a national government policy vacuum.
The Indian government has reiterated its commitment to auction large volumes of solar and wind energy capacity in order to achieve the target of 100 gigawatts (GW) solar and 60GW of wind energy capacity operational by March 31, 2022.
Brown coal power generation in Australia fell to its lowest level in the history of the modern power grid in the December quarter, as solar and wind generation surged.
India plans to tender 30GW of solar in each of the next two years to give developers time to complete projects ahead of the flagship 2022 targets.
According to the Clean Energy Council (CEC), Australia’s renewable energy sector has doubled its output over the past 12 months, with more than $20 billion of projects now under construction, but the current boom will not last without policy certainty.
A landmark study has shown that gas prices not renewable energy, pushes up the price of electricity and renewable energy has reduced electricity prices by far more than the subsidies paid for it.
Australia is on track to reach 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, an energy consultancy report reveals, even if new installations of wind and solar energy drop to just a third of the present rate.
A local start-up is on the way to bringing peer-to-peer energy trading to Singapore, which its founder says will grow the renewable energy market in the sun-drenched island nation.
Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales, has outlined plans to speed development of $2.6 billion worth of transmission capacity to hook up more wind and solar power.
State-run utility Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) is planning to facilitate 1GW of hybrid floating solar-hydro projects across eight dams throughout the country.
Australia’ s conservative Liberal-National government is to provide half the funding for the country’s biggest trial to produce hydrogen using solar and wind energy, which could then be used as a back-up for gas supplies.
The Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI), which represents more than 3,000 major industrial members in Pakistan, has called upon the government to focus more on renewable energy due to the benefits this would bring to the national economy.
Biofuels will dominate future growth in renewables and are essential for decarbonizing the most difficult sectors; China and India should lead the way, argues new EIA report
The Labor opposition’s shadow assistant minister for climate change and energy has said Australia is in a position to replace thermal coal exports with the export of renewable energy technologies if the parliament can settle an energy policy and end a decade of policy chaos.
In a region with immense natural potential for renewable energy, coal is still king. How can Southeast Asia hasten the transition to clean energy? Eco-Business asked the experts.
According to a new analysis the renewable energy construction boom in the southern state of Victoria is on track to create more than 6000 annual jobs.
It can be hard to get your head around just how much energy the world uses. Expressed in terms of oil, it was equivalent to almost 14 billion metric tons of the stuff in 2017. That’s like burning through all of Russia’s proved reserves in the space of 12 months, which is, in technical terms, a lot.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$40 million loan to support a 41MW hybrid distributed renewable energy system combining wind, solar, battery storage and a thermal heat pump in Mongolia.
A surge in renewable energy share has broken another record, with renewable energy last month supplying more than a quarter of the National Electricity Market (NEM).