Other Renewables

Community wind farm in Bavaria

Bavaria has implemented draconian conditions for new wind farms. At Starnberger Lake, a mayor and his community have rushed to complete a wind farm before the new stipulations take effect.

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How renewables can kick industry’s gas habit: 1 report and 3 case studies

ARENA-backed report says there is a renewable energy alternative for most industry gas applications, to reduce the sector's exposure to an increasingly uncertain and costly gas market.

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NSW 100% renewable energy retailer nears $3m mark in share offer

NSW community-owned energy retail start-up has extended its share offer for a second time as it nears its minimum target of $3 million.

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King Island achieves 100% renewables for 33 hours straight

Hydro Tasmania's world-leading hybrid solar, wind and energy storage plant on King Island supplied 100 per cent renewables to the community for nearly two days straight, this month.

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Yahoo’s pursuit of green power: companies sign up for economic alternatives

The newly constructed 48 MW Alexander Wind Farm will go online in December, and nearly half of the project will go to a familiar corporate name: Yahoo.

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Redflow makes push for renewables and battery storage for Oz mines

Australian battery maker Redflow says mining industry should be coupling large-scale battery storage with renewable energy to cut costs and quit the grid.

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Community renewables development guide launched by Victorian govt

Victorian government launches guide to help community groups make informed decisions about establishing renewable energy projects, including wind, solar, hydro, geothermal, bioenergy and energy storage technologies.

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Tesla journey through Queensland: Charging up with wind power

In Part 3 of this Tesla's 9,000kms odyssey through Queensland, without a super-charging network, we learn how the car plugged into the only wind farm in the state.

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NSW 100% renewable energy retailer extends share offer as it passes $1m mark

Enova extends share offer for community retailer after prospectus raises more than $1.1 million.

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A third American city is now running entirely on renewable energy

The number of American cities that run entirely on renewable energy is growing.

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