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PRIME, AIRAH and CSIRO team up for new HVAC innovation hub

The HVAC&R industry’s sustainability initiative, PRIME, in collaboration with AIRAH and CSIRO, is working to establish Australia’s first Innovation Hub for Affordable Heating and Cooling. The hub is seen as…

How to make resilience attractive to investors

About US$140-300 billion a year will need to be invested globally to adapt to the effects of climate change, but where will the money come from and is the government…

Geli’s Internet of Energy finds a niche in Melbourne

A grant from the Victorian Government’s New Energy Jobs fund tipped the balance for San Francisco-based energy tech firm Geli in choosing between Sydney and Melbourne for its new Australian…

Even banks are looking to buy into community energy

The current frustration with federal policy, soaring energy prices and an urge to tackle climate change is bringing some “unusual suspects” to the community energy table, according to Nicky Ison,…

Gas company is reading the tea leaves with solar

Energy infrastructure company APA Group typically works in the gas business but has a toe in wind power generation. Now thanks to a new tranche of funding from ARENA, it’s moving…