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Seven Australian solar facts to make your jaw drop

Seven Australian solar facts to make your jaw drop

1st November 2018 The Australia solar PV industry broke a whole set of new records in September. September data from the APVI and Clean Energy Regulator shows accelerated growth in utility scale solar, particularly benefiting rural and regional Australia. And over the…

Australia’s first lithium battery recycling plant launched

Australia’s first lithium battery recycling plant launched

9th October 2018 Sean O’Malley from Planet Ark, Spiro Kalos from Mobile Muster, Andrew McKenzie and John Polhill from EnviroStream and Sustainability Victoria’s Shannon Smyth. Source: Supplied Australia’s first lithium battery recycling plant has been officially anointed in Victoria, in…

The switch is on: Consumers are turning away from gas

The switch is on: Consumers are turning away from gas

19th September 2018 In 2008, the demand for grid-supplied electricity in eastern Australia began its fall. Back then, industry planners and commentators thought the phenomenon just a temporary response to the Global Financial Crisis. After an expectedly-brief lull, and as…

CEFC backed green loan scheme hopes to boost EV uptake

CEFC backed green loan scheme hopes to boost EV uptake

16th February 2018 A new green loan scheme backed by the Clean Energy Finance Corporation is hoping to boost the uptake of electric cars in Australia, by offering consumers cheaper finance to buy and lease low emissions vehicles. The initiative,…