Local energy projects are powering up in Australia, with a report showing they have generated enough electricity to power 2800 homes for a year.
For farmers seeking more independence from the grid, the water in their dams could offer yet another form of energy self-reliance.
A working community and children's farm will further slash emissions and energy costs with a 5kW wind turbine and battery energy storage system.
The three specialist turbines together with a battery storage system, will supply almost 100% of the electrical demand of the new Scott Base.
Taronga Zoo and Taronga Western Plains Zoo have become the first zoos in New South Wales to be powered by 100% renewable electricity.
The gas supply to the WA coastal town of Esperance has officially been cut, after residents and businesses were transitioned to "alternatives," mostly electrification.
The 10,000MWh deal includes the purchase of renewable energy from the Kaban Green Power Hub, a 157MW wind and battery project in the Atherton Tablelands.
After recognising the need for more immediate action, this self-governing island nation has brought forward its renewable energy goal by nearly a decade.
As Cyclone Gabrielle batters the NZ grid, new research explores how renewables-based microgrids can bolster energy independence and security.
A microgrid project in Canada aims to get island and coastal communities off diesel using tidal energy.
Essential Energy hopes to eliminate the use of diesel back-up by adding renewable hydrogen to a solar and battery microgrid in a NSW National Park.
Air Source Heat Pumps, which extract latent heat from the atmosphere and pump it into a water storage tank, are so hot right now. Here's why.
Green hydrogen production and generation plant completed for use alongside solar, wind and battery storage to help power a remote WA town.
Can community investment in renewable energy microgrids unlock revenue streams from energy arbitrage? We model a theoretical example to find out.
A Western Australian gold mine is now being powered by solar power, the first operational project under the state's Clean Energy Future Fund.