At Last, Something to Excite Greenies

The NSW government has announced NSW's second renewable energy zone (REZ) that could triple the 3000MW of the first Central West zone. ...Nothing found

Summerhill Solar Income Double Forecast

The five-megawatt solar farm installed at the Summerhill Waste Management Centre generated almost twice the revenue it was expected to make annually. ...Nothing found

EV Chargers at UoN

University installs new electric vehicle charging stations . Electric vehicle charging stations have been installed at the University of Newcastle’s Callaghan campus to make ...Nothing found

Locals Develop Innovative Wind Turbine

The University of Newcastle-based start-up, Diffuse Energy, has secured $400,000 in seed funding from Australian venture capital fund, Shearwater Growth Equity, to scale production of ...Nothing found

Trialling renewable methane in Australia’s gas pipelines

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) will fund a “solar to gas” technology that could replace naturally-extracted methane in the East Coast Gas ...Nothing found

Renewables Quickest Way to Economic Recovery

By Hao Tan Associate professor, University of Newcastle ~ et alia. The chaos of COVID-19 has now hit global energy ...Nothing found

Redbank Biomass Power Plant to Reopen

Hunter Energy will recommission the 151 MW Redbank Power plant in the NSW Hunter Valley to operate on 100 per cent biomass fuels. ...Nothing found

Coal City Goes Green

Newcastle Council's 14,500-panel Summerhill solar farm. Newcastle has always been an industrial town. First it was coal, then ...Nothing found

Lake LED Streetlight Rollout

Lake Macquarie’s future is looking brighter thanks to the rollout of more than 1400 LED streetlights across the City. A joint project ...Nothing found

Wind Turbines Move Through Port

Port of Newcastle important link for renewable energy in NSW. More than 200 wind turbines have been imported through Port of Newcastle over the ...Nothing found

Domestic Gas Price Still Too High

East coast gas prices appear too high and future supply is uncertain. The 2020 supply-demand outlook in the east coast gas market has improved ...Nothing found

Waste Not Watt Not

City powers into sustainable new era. From left: State Member for Port Stephens Kate Washington, City of Newcastle Business Development Manager City ...Nothing found

Newcastle Joins Renewables Push

Newcastle joins a growing number of cities and states to source energy from renewables, ignoring federal government paralysis. A plan to source 100 per ...Nothing found

Number 2 Sportground Trials Renewables

The City of Newcastle has completed a solar-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging hub that will also provide renewable electricity to supply all of No.2 Sportsground. ...Nothing found


ARENA relaunches renewable energy blog ARENAWIRE. The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today relaunched its new-look blog, ARENAWIRE, an online portals for ...Nothing found

Electricity Prices Continue to Stabilise

Improved operational efficiencies at three New South Wales electricity distribution companies will result in stable network costs for consumers after the Australian Energy ...Nothing found

Important Solar Update for Hunter Residents

Two suns are better than one. UNSW astronomers have shown that binary stars – two ...Nothing found

CessnockFree energy workshops

Cessnock City Council has partnered with the NSW Government and the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage to host a series of free ...Nothing found

Sun Unsets on Vales Point

By Michelle Grattan Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra The government has given modest comfort ...Nothing found

Renewables Offer Electro Winning Way

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) announced $490,000 in funding to mining and metals company Element 25 Limited (E25) to study renewable energy ...Nothing found

Renewable Energy Base Load? Why Not?

What does a country that spent 200 years digging holes in the ground do with those holes ...Nothing found

Muswellbrook gains another Bayswater

CONCEPT PLAN APPROVAL FOR NEW BAYSWATER POWER STATION Concept plan approval has been given for an additional base load power station project in ...Nothing found

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