Assault of the Batteries

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2023 20:31:43 +0000

It appears that Australia is in the middle of a massive assault of new battery installations. Will this decade be for batteries what last decade was for rooftop solar? Highly likely. After the success of the Hornsdale Battery Reserve in South Australia (the “Tesla Big Battery”), grid managers, policymakers, businesses, and homeowners are seeking more […]

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Neoen & Tesla Will Install A 197 MW/788 MWh Battery In Western Australia

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2023 21:37:39 +0000

French energy company Neoen is starting construction of a new 197 MW battery storage project with four hours worth of capacity in Western Australia.

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Ukraine’s Green Recovery To Kick Global Decarbonization Into High Gear

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2023 14:15:24 +0000

Russia launches a war over fossil energy resources, Ukraine claps back with green recovery plans focusing on wind, solar, and biomass.

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No New EU Money For Green Tech in Latest Budget Review

Credit to Author: Transport & Environment (T&E)| Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2023 22:52:01 +0000

The EU’s response to the United States’ climate package has been labelled “weak” by Transport & Environment, and will not do enough to stop green manufacturing from moving abroad.

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Spain To Get +50% Of Electricity From Renewable Energy In 2023

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 17 Jun 2023 00:15:11 +0000

Spain is on track to surpass the notable mark of 50% renewable electricity in 2023, according to a recent report from Rystad Energy. In other words, more than half of Spain’s electricity is expected to come from renewable energy sources this year. Spain is one of the five largest countries in Europe in terms of […]

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New BLM Rules Would Reduce Renewable Energy Fees, Speed Deployment On US Public Lands

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2023 23:28:53 +0000

CleanTechnica-Solar-Panel-Farm-1-scaled watermarkWASHINGTON, DC — This week, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) formally published new proposed rules governing leasing and rental rates for renewable energy projects on public lands. The new leasing rules adopt many of the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA’s) suggestions and will help to speed renewable energy deployment on public lands and […]

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Australian Wind Farms Set 1st Record in 2023

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2023 22:18:59 +0000

And it won’t be the last. Australia is moving further into winter, and that means wind power is picking up. Powered by wind in the south and abundant sunshine in the north, Australia’s renewable future is shaping up to be a positive one. As each week passes, more and more wind farms are planned, approved, […]

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Vestas Buys 100+ Volkswagen ID. Buzz Cargo Vans!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2023 21:30:18 +0000

Wind energy giant Vestas is putting its green money where its green mouth is yet again. It has ordered more than 100 fully electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz Cargo vans for delivery in 2023, one of the first big orders of the new 100% electric van. The first of these ID. Buzz Cargo vans are already […]

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US Interior Department Looks to Boost Solar & Wind Power Development on Public Lands

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 16 Jun 2023 03:50:11 +0000

Solar FarmWASHINGTON — The Department of the Interior today announced a proposed update of its renewable energy regulations to promote the development of solar and wind energy on public lands. The Bureau of Land Management’s proposed Renewable Energy Rule would reduce fees for these projects by around 80%, facilitate development in priority areas by streamlining review […]

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