Energy

Home battery market set to treble in 2017

The huge furore in South Australia over energy security and the challenge by Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to provide enough battery storage to avoid power blackouts at record low prices has…

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,…