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Alinta ramps up on renewables

Alinta ramps up on renewables

Alinta Energy says the acquisition of the brown-coal fired Loy Yang B power station in Victoria will enable it to significantly increase the company's investment in renewable energy assets.

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Flow Power signs long-term renewable corporate PPA with Olam

Flow Power signs long-term renewable corporate PPA with Olam

Australian power retailer Flow Power has announced that it has entered into a large-scale renewable corporate power purchase agreement (PPA) with Olam Orchards Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary of leading global agribusiness Olam International Limited....

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South Australia to build world's largest thermal solar power plant

South Australia to build world's largest thermal solar power plant

South Australia has approved the construction of the world's largest single-tower solar thermal plant to be built near Port Augusta, further solidifying the state's role as a world leader in renewable energy.

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State-of-the-art wastewater treatment incorporated at Lord Howe

State-of-the-art wastewater treatment incorporated at Lord HoweLock icon

An environmentally friendly and cost-efficient wastewater treatment system is being engineered by Australian CST Wastewater Solutions for smaller, remote and ecologically sensitive community, municipal, agribusiness and industrial applications through...

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Neoen signs support agreement for Victorian wind & battery project

Neoen signs support agreement for Victorian wind & battery project

French renewable energy company Neoen has secured a 15-year support agreement with the Victorian government, which will see it provide an integrated wind farm and battery storage facility, the Bulgana Green Power Hub (BGPH).

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Global investors drive to push carbon intensive firms on climate action

Global investors drive to push carbon intensive firms on climate actionLock icon

Australasian investment groups have joined other investors around to world on a global initiative to drive climate change action among the world's top 100 carbon emitters, which are responsible for 15% of global emissions.

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AGL confirms Liddell plant closure and renewable energy replacement

AGL confirms Liddell plant closure and renewable energy replacement

Despite calls from Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to keep the coal-powered Liddell Power Station in NSW open, AGL has confirmed it will go ahead with plans to close the coal generator down by 2022 and repurpose it with 1.6GW of renewables - a combination...

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Industry leaders shine with Green Star ratings in 2017

Industry leaders shine with Green Star ratings in 2017Lock icon

More than 27 million square metres of building space has been certified under the Green Star rating system, as the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) publishes its annual list of Green Star leaders.

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CEFC expands on its clean energy investment in SA

CEFC expands on its clean energy investment in SA

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) is helping demonstrate the diverse potential of energy efficiency programs by helping finance clean energy improvements to two Adelaide buildings, under the South Australia government's new Building Upgrade...

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Plastic Neutral certification pilot set to begin in Vanuatu

Plastic Neutral certification pilot set to begin in VanuatuLock icon

Plastic Collective CEO and founder Louise Hardman is at the Vanuatu Pacific Mini Games demonstrating her waste plastic recycling machine, the Shruder.

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