New software could double grid capacity, 100% recyclable batteries invented in Aus, Shell aquires another renewables developer tech & world’s largest solar-powered battery unveiled

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (20/12/21 edition): 100% recyclable graphene-based batteries invented in Aus are hoping to change the solar market (via cosmosmagazine.com) Alinta Energy powers up WA’s largest remote solar farm (60…

World largest renewables player granted retail license in Aus, Amazon building a massive 70 MW solar farm + untapped reserves of nickel & cobalt give Aus an advantage in global transition to renewable tech

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (13/12/21 edition): South Australia’s strong renewables sector is creating job opportunities (via adelaidenow.com.au) Australia’s accelerating energy transition will see half of all homes installed with rooftop solar in…

Converting landfills into solar farms, renewable energy record year of growth, NSW breaks 2GW barrier twice this week & food giant Nestle Australia switches to 100% renewable power: this week in #renewables (06/12/21 edition)

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (06/12/21 edition): It has been another record year for renewable energy, despite Covid-19 and rising costs for raw materials, according to the International Energy Agency (via The Guardian).…

SA smashing more renewable records, Shell purchases NZ’s largest renewable company, Queensland drops $145M on three renewable energy zones & Australia greenlights coastal turbines

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (29/11/21 edition): Last Sunday SA became the first gigawatt scale grid in the world to reach zero demand however solar generators are essentially being penalised to store their…

Renewables keeping interest rates lower, solar powering fossil fuel production to reduce carbon emissions & labour supply could affect the renewable energy revolution

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (22/11/21 edition): Powering the production of gas with solar electricity could dramatically reduce Australia’s carbon footprint (via Renew Economy). New technologies that allow hydrogen to be produced from…

$1 billion investment in the works for low-emissions tech, Australia’s open spaces could power the digital revolution, NSW’s nation-leading Renewable Energy Zone & the worlds largest floating solar farm goes live.

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (15/11/21 edition): NSW declares Australia’s first Renewable Energy Zone (REZ) centred around the regional hub of Dubbo (via reneweconomy.com). The World’s Largest Hydro-Floating Solar Farm Goes Live in…

The Australian government reveals ‘ultra low-cost solar plan’, more renewable records and another non-renewable giant invests big in solar

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (08/11/21 edition): South Australia reached 100% renewables nearly every day in October —putting to rest claims that no grid can support more than 50% of variable renewable output…

Clean energy supply hits record high, Australia’s solar industry creating job opportunities, Victoria to subsidise microgrids and coal and gas unable to compete with the low-cost of renewables.

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (01/11/21 edition): Clean power supply hits record high—supplying more than 60% of the nation’s main grid during a half-hour period in September (via the SMH). No surprises here—The…

NSW Govt on the net-zero path, miners start to dig solar, rooftop solar + battery the norm by 2030: this week in #renewables (5/10/21 edition).

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee, here’s the gist (5/10/21 edition): The NSW Govt releases their net zero by 2050 plan. TL:DR version = $11.6b investment over 10 years with ⅔ going toward rural & regional NSW…

AEMO’s excess solar warning system, SA wants you to know it’s ‘the’ renewables state, lots of investment right now + here’s how your pay ranks: this week in #renewables (28/9/21 edition)

We’ve scoured all four corners of the internet for all the latest #renewables news (to save you a bit of time). Grab a coffee and here’s the gist (28/9/21 edition): Fujitsu is the latest to commit to 100% renewables (for it’s global HQ building) from this month (via ITWire.com) AEMO has a new early warning…