Renewable Energy Microgrid to Power Kalbarri

The State Government has revealed an innovative power microgrid to meet the Kalbarri’s power needs. Energy Minister Ben Wyatt announced the joint venture by Energy Made Clean (EMC) while awarding Lendlease has been awarded a $6.8 million contract for Western Power’s fully renewable energy power project. “This is a great outcome for the Western Australian…

Federal Power Board Needed Despite Loggerheads

A new over-arching energy board to help monitor security issues in the National Energy Market has federal and state ministers divided. This board, which was one of the key recommendations from the Finkel review, was discussed today at the annual Council of Australian Government energy council meeting in Brisbane. Post graduate Researcher at Curtin University…

WA Ranked Lowest in the Country for Renewable Energy Investments

Western Australia has been ranked last on the list of states pulling their weight to reach the Renewable Energy Target, according to the Clean Energy Council report which was released today. WA has just one renewable energy project being built this year, which will only create 100 jobs and means our state’s renewable energy mix…