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).
The Energy Minister in Australia’s conservative Liberal-National federal government, Angus Taylor, has revealed he will not be replacing the Renewable Energy Target (RET) “with anything” after it winds down in 2020.
As the Philippines’ banks continue to finance coal-fired power plants, a surplus of coal plants could turn them into bad investments—and the subsequent burden of high electricity costs could be passed on to consumers.
The Victorian state Labor Premier Daniel Andrews has revealed his government has signed contracts with six solar and wind farms, which he said would provide renewable power to 640,000 Victorian homes by 2020.
According to a new Solar Citizens report Queensland’s planned renewable energy projects could inject $24 billion into the state’s economy and support up to 35,000 jobs if the state Labor government strengthens policy and support for the sector.
BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Residents in a Bangkok neighborhood are trying out a renewable energy trading platform that allows them to buy and sell electricity between themselves, signaling the growing popularity of such systems as solar panels get cheaper.
China is establishing itself as a renewables leader in richer nations but is still pushing polluting coal technology in Asia and Africa.
As part of a push to bring down Australia’s electricity prices the first project in a US$1 billion nationwide renewable energy program has been launched near Whyalla, in South Australia.
First it was the news that one terawatt of renewable energy was achieved in 2017 and now global solar capacity is expected to pass the one terawatt mark by 2023.
Guaranteeing solar panels over a long period presents an emerging problem for the insurance industry and those who own renewable energy resources. How can we ensure solar assets will be protected into the future?
Global wind and solar power developers took 40 years to install their first trillion watts of power generation capacity, and the next trillion may be finished within the next five years.