Construction begins on the Mortlake South Wind Farm

Construction has commenced on a new wind farm and an underground transmission line in Victoria as part of a project that will create 34...

BHP announces $6m investment in Canadian emissions reduction company

BHP has announced a US$6m investment in Canadian-based clean energy company Carbon Engineering. Carbon Engineering is the developer of the Direct Air Capture (DAC), an...

ARENA announces $9.6m in funding for distributed energy projects

ARENA has announced $9.6 million in funding to 12 projects and studies to further integrate distributed energy resources (DER) into the electricity system. $7.21 million...

Hydrostor to build Australia’s first compressed air facility for renewable energy storage

Toronto-based Hydrostor has secured $6 million in funding from ARENA to deliver Australia’s first energy storage project using compressed air. The project, which also received $3 million...

New geothermal energy trial kicks off at Blacktown Greenfield estate

Climate-KIC Australia is set to commence a three-year longitudinal study into the benefits of geothermal energy in the residential sector and greenfield estates. The $1.7...

Dow-led global alliance aims to end plastic waste in the environment

Dow is leading the charge in the formation of a new alliance of global companies that will be focusing on waste management infrastructure, innovation,...

Golden Plains Wind Farm edges closer to construction

One of Australia’s largest wind farms has moved a step closer to construction after project proponent WestWind Energy secured planning permit approval from the Victorian...

WA’s newest wind farm to generate first power in 2020

Construction on the 180-megawatt Warradarge Wind Farm will start in early 2019, WA Energy Minister Bill Johnston announced last week. Located near Eneabba, 278 kilometres...

French renewable energy firm to invest in SA

Multinational renewable energy producer, Akuo Energy has teamed up with South Australia's Enerven to deliver a new renewable energy project in Renmark. The ‘Jane Eliza...

Canadian battery maker to create 200 new jobs in Adelaide

Canadian energy storage company Eguana Technologies will invest $12 million in South Australia’s burgeoning battery sector under the Marshall Liberal Government’s Home Battery Scheme. The investment, which comes...