Green hydrogen industry needs ‘more backing to reach global demand goals’

The numerous hydrogen projects announced so far are likely to be insufficient to meet demand projections, according to a new report

EV sales in Australia triple while petrol and diesel cars decline in popularity

Almost 56% of drivers would now consider purchasing an EV as their next vehicle, according to a new report

Australia grants go-ahead for AUD$3bn gigafactory

Construction is set to start by 2022 and is forecast to create approximately 2,000 new jobs

Australia sets out plans to store CO2 in oil and gas reservoirs

The captured carbon will be stored on an industrial scale and used to increase oil extraction

Shell wraps up acquisition of carbon farming company

Environmental services company Select Carbon specialises in developing projects which aim to increase carbon capture in plants or soil and reduce Australia’s emissions

Bottoms up! Thousands of litres of expired beer fuel wastewater treatment plant in Australia

By adding around 150,000 litres of expired beer to the plant’s digester, a water utility was able to generate enough biogas to power 1,200 homes

Volvo Buses and the Public Transport Authority of Western Australia partner on electric transport

The new agreement will bring Volvo’s first-ever electric buses to Australia and help drive down emissions from the transport sector

Australian food waste-to-energy plant wins national innovation merit

The facility has converted approximately 82,000 tonnes of food waste into enough clean energy to power 1,500 homes

New South Wales lights up massive ‘renewables zone’ to power 3.5m homes

New England is expected to attract AUD$12.7 billion in investment and support thousands of jobs

Australian coal mine converted to solar farm will help taxpayers save AUD$9m

The facility almost doubled the original revenue forecasts in its first six-month operation