Call for applications: Scholarship to help address the clean energy gender agenda
The Clean Energy Council is inviting applications from talented women in the clean energy industry for the 2017 round of its Developing Women Directors Scholarship.
31 Aug, 2016
Renewable energy industry calls on Australian Parliament to protect ARENA grants funding
Innovation will be stifled right across the clean energy sector if the Australian Parliament supports legislation to remove future grant funding available from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), according to a briefing paper released today by the Clean Energy Council.
30 Aug, 2016
All-Energy Australia to showcase massive solar and storage progress
The All-Energy Australia Exhibition and Conference, which runs in Melbourne from 4-5 October, will showcase the huge leaps in the renewable energy sector over the past year, event partner the Clean Energy Council said today.
26 Aug, 2016
Conergy shows solar still has some surprises in store for Australia
While renewable energy is now the cheapest kind of new power generation that can be built right now in Australia, the goal of a zero-emission energy sector is still lacking a vital piece – affordable large-scale energy storage that will continue to pump out electricity after the sun goes down and the wind stops blowing.
23 Aug, 2016
COAG makes positive steps towards 21st century energy system
State and federal Energy Ministers have laid some important groundwork today towards a cleaner, smarter 21st century energy system, the Clean Energy Council said.
19 Aug, 2016
Smarter, cleaner energy system should be priority for COAG Energy Council
An intention to deliver a zero-emission energy sector by 2050 should be the first priority underpinning the development of a national energy strategy when state and federal Energy Ministers meet this Friday, the Clean Energy Council said today.
18 Aug, 2016
ARENA funding a crucial investment in Australia's energy future
The continuation of funding for the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) is a worthwhile investment in the national interest which will continue to deliver innovation in renewable energy and battery storage, the Clean Energy Council said in response to reports of proposed cuts to the organisation as part of the Federal Government’s Budget savings package.
17 Aug, 2016
AEMO report highlights need for energy transition plan
A report released today by the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) again highlights the importance of a long-term strategic plan to ensure a cleaner, low-cost and reliable energy system long into the future, the Clean Energy Council said today.
11 Aug, 2016
Virtual power plant in SA a sneak peak of our renewable energy future
A virtual power plant project launched in South Australia today will showcase the immense potential of energy storage technology to unlock a renewable energy future, the Clean Energy Council said.
05 Aug, 2016
The gender agenda at the Australian Clean Energy Summit
The Clean Energy Council has established a Women in renewables initiative with a range of measures aimed at developing and promoting women in the sector.
03 Aug, 2016
Decision by Australian Energy Regulator protects solar users against unfair costs
A decision by the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) will protect solar users in South Australia against discriminatory charges proposed by SA Power Networks.
02 Aug, 2016
New South Wales wind farm guidelines bring renewable future into view
Draft wind farm guidelines released by the New South Wales Government will speed up approvals and help the industry to deliver the 2020 Renewable Energy Target, the Clean Energy Council said today.
01 Aug, 2016