The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK

The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK By Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy 7th December 2016 Source:The ‘grid scale’ battery installation opened in Somerset UK Combined solar and battery installation has the capacity to provide power … Continued

Zero Carbon Australia Electric Vehicles

Zero Carbon Australia Electric Vehicles Australia can move to electric vehicles, powered by renewable electricity, in a decade. It is feasible and affordable, providing environmental, health and economic benefits. August 2016: Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) Electric Vehicles Report here: Beyound Zero Emission … Continued

Climate of the Nation 2016 Attitudes

Climate of the Nation 2016 Attitudes to climate change The latest survey by the Climate Institute is good news for activists working for more effective action on climate change mitigation. Climate change affects every aspect of our lives and those … Continued

Climate Reality Project Video

Climate Reality Project We all know the bad news when it comes to climate change. What most people don’t know is that there is also a lot of good news. In this video we explore some of that good news, … Continued

Renewable Energy Jobs: Future Growth in Australia

Renewable Energy Jobs: Future Growth in Australia Original article from Climate Council Renewables Report The Renewable Energy: Future Jobs and Growth report finds that 50% renewable electricity by 2030 will create almost 50% more employment than our business as usual trajectory. … Continued

Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone

Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone By The Guardian Zero emission milestone reached as country is powered by just wind, solar and hydro-generated electricity for 107 hours. Portugal kept its lights on with renewable energy alone for … Continued

Mine strikes gold with a reliable alternative to diesel

Mine strikes gold with a reliable alternative to diesel By Sustainability Matters Staff Traditionally, remote industries such as mining have relied on diesel generator facilities to power their infrastructure. However, environmental and economic concerns over this reliance on fossil fuels … Continued

Company reduces more than half of Denmark’s CO2

Company reduces more than half of Denmark’s CO2 By Sustainable Brands The energy sector accounts for around one-third of global CO2 emissions. Thus, countries’ urgent need to combat climate change is strongly related to energy companies’ ability to change from … Continued

Electric Vehicle Fast Charge Stations

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Electric Vehicle Fast Charge Stations As part of UQ’s commitment to sustainable transport, The University of Queensland has recently installed electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at the St Lucia and Gatton campuses. The chargers are the first solar-powered fast-charging infrastructure … Continued

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