New Zealand electricity and gas distribution company Vector has won a contract to supply the Territory Generation Alice Springs Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) project.
The battery energy storage installations are rising and it's important for contractors to be mindful of the safety issues associated with the storage systems.
Lyon Group has launched a new $660 million solar storage project in Nowingi in north-west Victoria.
COS, a privately owned office products supplier, has invested $1 million in the installation of over 1500 solar panels at its facilities.
RMIT researchers have developed a sunlight-absorbing paint that produces hydrogen fuel from solar energy and moist air.
Newcastle City Council has unveiled a major smart city plan that involves installation of 300 smart poles over the next few years.
Australia's energy markets are becoming more complex due to battery storage and rooftop solar, and diversifying the mix of energy sources can ensure the grid remains resilient, according to Dr Michael Ottaviano, CEO and Managing Director of Carnegie Clean Energy.
Osram is set to acquire LED Engin, a specialty lighting business based in San Jose, California.
ABB has supplied critical components for a 1 MW floating photovoltaic power plant test-bed in Singapore.
Recent electricity outages in South Australia, combined with a renewed focus on environmental damage caused by fossil fuels, has meant the country's energy reliability and generation sources are high on the news agenda.
A Dutch dairy farm has deployed six Redflow ZBM2 zinc-bromine flow batteries to store self-produced solar energy that can support its milk production with sun-harvested energy.
Targeted electricity market reform, rather than long-term public funding, is the key to unlocking the full benefits from energy storage technology as Australia shifts to renewable energy, according Clean Energy Council's latest policy paper.
Korean scientists have developed a semitransparent solar cell that is said to be highly efficient and functions effectively as a thermal mirror.