Energy

Queensland takes lead in renewables jobs boom

Queensland has overtaken NSW as the leading state for renewables jobs, with 20 large-scale projects underway in August creating jobs equal to employing 5203 people full time for a year, according to the latest Renewable Energy Index.

New community solar power guide released

Community-driven renewable energy projects are moving ahead in leaps and bounds, and the Coalition for Community Energy aims to give more aspiring projects a leg up with a new edition of its Small Scale Community Solar Guide.

Inside EU sitting day

European battle continues over 2030 energy efficiency target

Members of the European Parliament’s environment committee voted last week for a legally binding target of a 40 per cent increase in energy efficiency by 2030, as well as the closing of a number of loopholes that undermined annual energy savings.