Australia needs a government that actually wants wind, solar and electric cars

Australia needs a government that actually wants wind, solar and electric cars

We are poised, finally, to enter the formal part of the campaign to elect a new federal government for Australia, with prime minister Scott Morrison expected to announce a poll date in May this weekend. Every election is billed as more critical than the ones that preceded it. But it does seem very true now. Scientists […]

Rising oil prices means solar and wind power are cheapest option

The treacherous war in Ukraine has seen commodity prices skyrocket – and there’s one economic consequence that could see Aussies make a big switch. One side effect of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine that we are all feeling has been the jump in oil and gas prices as Western nations apply trade sanctions. One way to […]

A Major Airline Will Be the First in the World to Start Using Groundbreaking Solar Fuel

Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is considered the best solution that’s currently available by many players in the industry. But it’s still not easily produced on a large scale, so innovative and efficient ways of obtaining clean fuels can become a real game-changer. It looks like that’s the case for solar fuel, or sun-to-liquid fuel, and […]

Tesla big battery deal could provide blueprint for financing storage projects

Tesla Battery Deal Victoria

An “innovative and ground-breaking” deal between Tesla and the ASX-listed Genex for a new big battery project in Queensland could provide a blue-print for future financing of battery storage projects in Australia, and help overcome a major hurdle for such investments. Genex last December announced it had locked in a unique revenue sharing deal with […]

Turkey’s installed solar power to reach 40 gigawatts by 2030

Turkey to reach 40 gw Solar Capacity

Turkey’s installed solar power is expected to reach 11 gigawatts this year and at least 12 gigawatts next year, before it hits 40 gigawatts by 2030, according to Kutay Kaleli, head of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES) Turkey Section (GÜNDER) on Monday. Turkey’s total installed power in electricity has reached 99,819 megawatts as of […]