Greater emphasis is now being placed on ecological aspects when planning and installing lighting systems for industrial plants.
Water covers 70% of Earth's surface but currently remains underutilised as a source of energy.
A new study has suggested that seasonally pumped hydropower storage (SPHS) could be the answer for storing renewable energy over the long term.
Funding of $1.28 million will be provided by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) for the new Australian Hydrogen Centre (AHC).
A high-tech facility is being developed in Cairns, designed to foster energy innovation in Queensland.
Quantum dot solar cells that can be used to generate electricity even in low-light conditions have been developed by researchers at The University of Queensland.
One drop of water can generate 140 V power — lighting up 100 LED bulbs — using a droplet-based electricity generator (DEG) developed by scientists.
SOLARWATT's Vision glass-glass modules are durable and robust against environmental influences. They are approved for Australian cyclone conditions.
A specially designed photovoltaic cell could be capable of generating power at night, according to new research.
Energy networks will require innovation in order to achieve a sustainable future, according to an Energy Networks Australia report.
Potassium-driven rechargeable batteries could be the way of the future, according to new research from the Tokyo University of Science.
City of Newcastle is going smart, with council rolling out environmentally friendly infrastructure across the region.
A new project trialling the use of renewable energy in cooling and refrigeration has set out to slash energy costs and carbon emissions.
It could be possible to generate electricity using the dark underside of solar panels, according to a formula calculated by Purdue University physicists.
Lack of transparency in Australia's grid connection process is negatively impacting renewable power project outcomes, an Aurecon report states.