Global cruise ship company taps US wind power to offset emissions

Royal Caribbean Cruises will offset up to 12% of its emissions via deal with US energy company Southern Power to buy the output of a proposed 200MW wind farm.

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Heavy duty electric truck maker signs major wind power supply deal

Global industrial manufacturer Cummins – the US company that last year beat Tesla to the release of an electric semi truck – has inked a wind power PPA that will supply 50 per cent of its American power needs.

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RayGen adds heat to PV Ultra product to join gas displacement market

RayGen adapts its concentrated solar PV technology to join the rush of solutions to displace gas in the industrial heating market.

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UNSW plays host to first Tesla Powerpacks in Australian university

UNSW is playing host to what it says is the first Tesla Powerpack battery to be installed in an Australian university.

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Vicinity adds blockchain trial to $75 million solar and storage plans

The retail outlets of ASX listed Vicinity Centres could soon sell solar energy, too, after adding Power Ledger's energy sharing technology to their massive solar and battery storage plans.

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Solar hybrid irrigation pump cuts NSW cotton grower’s fuel bill in half

A cotton farm in regional NSW has halved its annual diesel fuel consumption, with the installation of what's being dubbed Australia’s largest solar hybrid irrigation pump.

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Toyota backs renewables fund, to build “future electricity supplies”

Toyota becomes key investor in Mirai Renewable Energy Fund, to target new renewable energy development, including solar, wind, biomass and geothermal power plants.

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What is a solar PPA?

Thinking of going solar? It's not all about panels on roofs. There are many benefits – economic and environmental – for businesses that choose to go solar via a power purchase agreement.

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Sony commits to source 100% of electricity from renewables

One of the world’s largest electronics and entertainment companies commits to securing 100% of electricity for business from renewables by 2040, with interim goal of 30% by 2030.

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La Trobe Uni adds solar carport at Albury-Wodonga campus

Victoria's La Trobe University has added another 100kW to its regional Albury-Wodonga campus, with a PV integrated carport.

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