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

4 Wave Power Projects

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4 Wave Power Projects   Australia has some of the best wave energy resources in the world. It’s estimated that wave power has the potential to play a major role in Australia’s future energy mix – and could supply 10% … Continued

Victory for Youth in Federal Climate Case

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Victory for Youth in Federal Climate Case   FEDERAL COURT AFFIRMS CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS OF KIDS AND DENIES MOTIONS OF GOVERNMENT AND FOSSIL FUEL INDUSTRY IN YOUTH’S LANDMARK CLIMATE CHANGE CASE Today, U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas Coffin of the federal District Court … Continued

Scrapping Hinkley for Renewable Alternatives

Scrapping Hinkley for renewable alternatives   Solar and wind would generate the equivalent power to Hinkley over the plant’s planned lifetime for £40bn less, says analysis comparing future costs. Scrapping plans for new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in Somerset and … Continued

World Bank Invest in Climate Change projects

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World Bank Invest in Climate Change projects   The world’s biggest provider of public finance to developing countries will refocus its financing efforts towards tackling climate change, group said the World Bank has made a “fundamental shift” in its role … Continued

Renewable Energy Investments: New World Record Set

Renewable Energy Investments: Major Milestones Reached   Coal and gas-fired generation attracted less than half as much capacity investment as renewables last year; Renewables added more to global energy generation capacity than all other technologies combined; For first time, developing … Continued

Weaving a Tapestry of Hope for Climate Change

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Weaving a tapestry of hope for Climate Change Dr. Janet Goodall & Dr. Sylvia Earle   Amid the milieu of fierce deliberation and uncertainty that defined much of the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) in Paris in late 2015, primatologist, … Continued

Dutch Government Ordered to Cut Carbon Emissions

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Dutch government ordered to cut carbon emissions   A court in The Hague has ordered the Dutch government to cut its emissions by at least 25% within five years, in a landmark ruling expected to cause ripples around the world. … Continued

Spread the Know-how Plastic Recycling

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Spread the know-how boost plastic recycling   Precious Plastic is a project started by Dave Hakkens. Originally started as his graduation project at the Design Academy in 2013. Back then it was a proof of concept, something that worked as … Continued