Other Renewables

Solar wine and Cheezels? NSW solar farm to power Australian Vintage, Snack Brands

Flow Power's latest deal to buy more than half the output of a 120MW NSW solar farm will supply PV generation to two major Australian food and beverage businesses.

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Westpac joins shift to 100% renewables, starting with big NSW solar farm

Westpac becomes fourth Australian company to join global RE100 movement, signs up to buy electricity and LGCs from the Spark Infrastructure owned 120MW Bomen Solar Farm.

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Cannon-Brookes’ Atlassian commits to 100% renewables by 2025

Atlassian becomes first Australian tech company โ€“ and third company all up โ€“ to sign on to global RE100 movement, with a "super complex" target of 100% renewables by 2025.

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Major regulatory disruption to embedded networks on the horizon

Draft changes to frameworks regulating embedded networks in NEM propose exempt network service providers and exempt sellers face obligations closely mirroring those of distributers and retailers.

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Barwon Water taps battery storage, boosts solar farm capacity to 3MW

Victorian utility is tripling the size of its flagship solar farm, and building a new solar and battery storage plant, in bid to source 100% of its electricity from renewables by 2025.

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City of Sydney pledges to source 100% renewables in 2020

In a major upgrade from its previous 50% by 2030 renewable energy target, the City of Sydney has committed to purchase 100% of its electricity from renewables, starting next year.

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Idaho Power sets record low solar price in shift to 100% renewables

Idaho utility commits to supply 100% clean energy by 2045, starting with deal to buy 120MW from future solar project for US2.175ยข/kWh โ€“ a potentially record-low cost in the US.

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Bank Australia commits to 100% renewables, calls on business to lead transition

Bank Australia becomes second Australian company to sign up for 100 per cent renewable energy initiative, and calls on other business to lead transition.

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Renewable microgrids: For preventing climate change, and powering through it

Catastrophic wildfires in California have prompted a new approach to power, starting with a microgrid that can isolate from the grid and power the fire department.

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Australian miner seeks to power S. African project with 35MW of solar and wind

Orion Minerals appoints juwi Renewables to investigate powering major South African copper and zinc mine with a combination of solar and wind energy.

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