German scientists are hoping to shine new light on ways to generate environmentally friendly fuels. At the German Aerospace Center (DLR)'s Institute for Solar Research, they have flipped on a system called Synlight, which...
Everyone from startups to car companies as big as Toyota have seen the potential of hydrogen as a clean fuel source for vehicles, since its only byproduct is water...
St. Paddy's Day is definitely an homage to Ireland, but there's no denying that it also pays tribute to something a little more universal - booze. And while you may be thinking "What the heck does alcohol have to do with...
The South Australian Opposition calls on the State Government to reveal exactly how it will pay for its $550 million plan to secure the state's power supply.
What's being called the world's largest residential virtual power plant (VPP) goes live in suburban Adelaide, where reliability of power supply is the dominant public policy issue.
With South Australia wanting its big battery in place by next summer to store solar and wind energy, the Premier says bidders have a fortnight to submit their proposals.
Energy retailers are buying electricity from homeowners with solar panels at lower prices than what they would pay on the wholesale market.
As South Australia continues to grapple with unreliable power supply, a parliamentary committee is told a recommendation to buy or lease a gas-fired electricity generator was made to the State Government last month.
Solar provides rays of hope for the small mining town of Collinsville in north Queensland as companies vie to take advantage of the region's 300 days a year of perfect sunshine.
A new Chinese-funded solar farm in the ACT is sparking debate over the future of solar manufacturing in Australia.
A new use for the metal vanadium is emerging as energy savvy consumers look for a better way of storing solar power than lithium-ion batteries.
A $20 million electricity generation and storage trial is linking the solar panels and battery storage from hundreds of Adelaide homes, creating a virtual power station.
Mum and dad investors fund a half-a-million-dollar solar energy project at one of Australia's largest companies, saying the returns are almost double that offered by the banks.
Solar power supporter Bruce Malcolm has invested in state-of-the-art battery and software technology to control when he should release energy back into the grid as he grapples with the change to feed-in tariffs.
- Popular Related Tags: alternative energy, renewable energy, solar power, solar energy, sustainable design, wind power, green design, environment, energy efficiency, energy
- Search for "alternative energy" on our Eco Web Search