Queensland won’t close coal plants in energy transition push

The Australian state has set a 2050 net zero target but refused to close its eight coal plants

‘Leaders are absent on climate change’

A new report calls on the Australian government for inaction on climate change

Australia power firm granted $2.17m to assess green hydrogen export to Japan

Stanwell Corporation, in partnership with Japan’s Iwatani Corporation, will investigate the feasibility of developing a facility, capable of producing up to 36,500 tonnes of hydrogen annually

Queensland injects AUD$2bn into green jobs

Northern state plugs more renewable energy projects into the grid and funds more hydrogen opportunities

Australia’s first pumped hydro project in 37 years reaches financial close

Kidston Pumped Storage Hydro will also be the first project to be used specifically to support the integration of variable renewable energy generation from solar and wind

Australia eyes one of the world’s largest green hydrogen projects

The facility is predicted to produce 33,000 tonnes of green hydrogen a year

Australia backs first waste-to-hydrogen plant

The project will demonstrate the use of purified hydrogen to power a fuel cell vehicle

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

AGL switches on ‘Australia’s largest wind project’

The wind project can generate enough renewable energy to power 264,000 homes

Shell to invest in Australian gas project

Arrow Energy’s Surat Gas Project will generate 90bn cubic feet of new gas annually for local and export market