Energy

net zero Sydney city

Will the NEG change the net zero game?

Some of Australia’s leading property companies have set ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero or beyond. Will the NEG help or hinder?

blockchain energy on Evermore apartments

Australia out in front with blockchain energy trading

The appeal of decentralised energy models is being underestimated in a market where consumers are wary of traditional energy retailers, says LO3 director of public policy Con Van Kemenade.

Demand response

Combining PPAs with demand response means serious savings

Businesses are savings a motza by signing renewable power purchase agreements (PPAs), but a new report says these savings could increase by up to another third by implementing demand response measures. 

Renewables jobs

Renewables jobs growth and confidence up, for now

Employment opportunities for people in renewables looks strong, with 73 per cent of clean energy and storage companies planning to increase staff numbers in the next 12 months.

coal fire station

Coal-fired power stations not okay

The government has again provoked the ire of renewable energy advocates this week, with Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg suggesting new coal-fired power stations may be welcomed as part of the National Energy Guarantee (NEG).