Tuesday, 05 Jul 2022
The clean energy focused state-owned electricity utility CleanCo in Australia’s Queensland has announced Tom Metcalfe, who served as the president of US based We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service in his last job, to join as its new CEO from July 11, 2022.
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2022
Australia’s New South Wales (NSW) has announced funding of close to AUD 7.4 million for the construction of solar panel and battery recycling facilities, estimating these will help save over 12,000 additional tons from ending up in landfills every year.
Friday, 24 Jun 2022
The world’s largest planned solar, storage and transmission project Australia-Asia PowerLink (AAPowerLink) with up to 20 GW solar PV capacity, has reached a major milestone of being ‘investment-ready’ on the Australian government’s Infrastructure Priority List.
Thursday, 23 Jun 2022
Norway headquartered solar cell and module manufacturer REC Group has expanded its senior management team for APAC bringing in former LG Electronics Solar Division executives Ian Lee and Gus Paviani to lead its sales and marketing division.
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2022
Infinite Green Energy (IGE) has proposed to develop a green hydrogen project in Western Australia to produce 23 tons to 42 tons per day (tpd), powered by around 200 MW solar and wind energy, for which the state’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is seeking consultation.
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022
Citing ‘continued uptake of rooftop solar and renewables forces changes in the energy system to ensure a secure electricity supply and guard against higher power bills’, the State of Western Australia (WA) has announced its plans to retire state-owned coal power stations by 2030.
Friday, 10 Jun 2022
Rio Tinto says it is seeking proposals for at least 4 GW of large scale quality wind and solar power capacity with firming or storage solutions in Queensland by 2030.
Thursday, 09 Jun 2022
The Energy Corporation (EnergyCo) of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has officially opened registration of interest (ROI) for Illawarra Renewable Energy Zone (REZ), the last of 5 REZs the government is working on to ensure reliable electricity supply once its coal-fired plants retire.
Tuesday, 31 May 2022
Kallis Energy Investments of Kallis Family Trust in Australia has scrapped its previously announced 6 GW wind and solar power backed green hydrogen hub planned for South Australia citing ‘water supply related issues’.
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
SunCable’s Australia-Asia Power Link (AAPL) project in Australia with up to 20 GW solar PV capacity has got a boost with the Government of Northern Territory (NT) clearing a legislation to facilitate the AUD 30 billion project move forward.
Thursday, 12 May 2022
Ark Energy Corporation, the clean energy platform of the world’s largest producer of zinc, lead and silver Korea Zinc, has completed the acquisition of Australian renewable energy developer Epuron Holdings with its 9 GW wind and solar portfolio.
Thursday, 05 May 2022
The New South Wales (NSW) state government in Australia has zeroed in on 3 consortia of ACE Energy, Network REZolution and NewGen Networks to finally select a network operator for transmission network of Central-West Orana Renewable Energy Zone (REZ).
Tuesday, 03 May 2022
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) of Western Australia has opened a consultation to seek stakeholder views on 5.2 GW onshore wind and solar energy powered green hydrogen to be converted to 2 million tons per annum (Mtpa) of green ammonia.
Monday, 02 May 2022
Australian renewable energy developer Maoneng Group has proposed to develop a solar PV farm with 550 MW AC capacity along with 400 MW/1,600 MWh battery energy storage system (BESS), to come up in New South Wales (NSW), Australia).
Thursday, 28 Apr 2022
Australian electricity and gas supplier Origin Energy has purchased Yarrabee Solar Farm that has a potential to host up to 900 MW capacity as it makes efforts to reduce emissions from its generation portfolio.
Thursday, 14 Apr 2022
Natural gas supplier from Japan, Osaka Gas is partnering Aqua Aerem to co-develop 10 GW Desert Bloom Hydrogen Project in Australia’s solar energy rich Northern Territory that will deploy only off-grid renewable energy.
Tuesday, 12 Apr 2022
Solar weather, data and software company Solargis in its 10-year analysis of solar resource variability across key markets of India, North America and Australia sees significant deviations from long term averages.
UOW Spin-Off Hysata Claims CFE Electrolyzer Technology To Produce Cost Competitive Green Hydrogen Soon
Thursday, 17 Mar 2022
By mid-2020s, green hydrogen production below $1.50 per kg should be possible with the Australian University of Wollongong (UOW) claiming to have developed a new electrolyzer technology with a capirally-fed electrolysis (CFE) cell that’s now being commercialized by its spin-off Hysata.
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2022
Australian steel producer BlueScope led consortium has won a federal grant worth AUD 55.4 million to create an Advanced Steel Manufacturing Precinct to manufacture components for the renewable energy industry, including for solar and wind technologies.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
By 2025, global solar PV rooftop installations will nearly double to 94.7 GW, up from 59 GW at 2021-end, which already represents 30% of the global installed solar PV capacity, according to analysts at Norwegian energy research company Rystad Energy.
It was a pleasure to have you @Antaisolar! Thanks Emmanuele Chiappori for your time and engaging thoughts on bifacial and solar trackers!
At the recently concluded @TaiyangNews Bifacial & Solar Tracker #VirtualConference, Emmanuele Chiappori from #Antaisolar, brought an excellent speech with professional insights on July 5th and was invited to join the executive panel discussion in the final part of the conference. 4
#UnitedKingdom @beisgovuk concludes CfD auction round 4, securing close to 11 GW renewable energy capacity for 15-year contracts; 2.2 GW solar with a strike price of £0.4599/kWh ... picked; Close to 7 GW for offshore wind, 900 MW onshore wind win among others https://taiyangnews.info/markets/uks-cfd-round-4-secures-almost-11-gw-re/
A subsidiary of @Entergy Corporation, @EntergyArk is seeking proposals for 1 GW of solar and wind energy generation resources, with solar projects to be located within the US ... utility’s service territory #solarpv #solarenergy #solarpower #USA #Arkansas https://taiyangnews.info/tenders/us-utility-issues-1-gw-renewables-rfp/
Switzerland’s @EPFL_en & @CSEMInfo breach the 30% power conversion efficiency barrier for perovskite-on-silicon tandem solar cells on 1 cm2 area, certified by @NREL; Claim it... will pave the way for ‘even more competitive’ #solarpower generation #technews https://taiyangnews.info/technology/record-tandem-cell-efficiency-made-in-switzerland/
#Singapore's @EMA_sg launches RFP2 for 4 GW power supply from non-coal power generating entities; Under RFP1 received 20 proposals for electricity from #solarpv, wind, hydro & ... geothermal power from island nations of Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia and Thailand https://taiyangnews.info/tenders/singapore-issues-rfp-2-for-4-gw-clean-energy/