Daily Archives: May 28, 2019

Queensland approves 250MW Aldoga solar farm near Gladstone

By Michael Mazengarb Queensland Government gives green-light to 250MW Adoga solar project, set to create hundreds of jobs in the coal dominated Gladstone region. The post Queensland approves 250MW Aldoga solar farm near Gladstone appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

Australia to reach 50% renewables by 2030, despite Coalition scare campaign

By Giles Parkinson Reputex says 50% renewables target will be met, despite the Coalition government, but anticipated cut in wholesale prices may be short-lived if the government does not produce a coherent energy policy. The post Australia to reach 50% renewables by 2030, despite Coalition scare campaign appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here…

Lies, damned lies, and fossil fuel fallacies.

By Jim Baird Benjamin Disraeli’s declaration “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics” is perfectly embodied in the Manhattan Institute’s report “New Energy Economy”: An Exercise in Magical Thinking by Mark P. Mills that claims, the physics of energy illustrates why there is no possibility that the world is.. Click headline…

Conoco to install big battery to cut emissions at Darwin LNG facility

By Giles Parkinson ConocoPhillips says 4MW battery will enable it to shut down one gas generator, and it is looking at renewables to further reduce fuel costs and emissions. The post Conoco to install big battery to cut emissions at Darwin LNG facility appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

California Rail Electrification

By John Benson The California High Speed Rail project currently seems to be devolving into a political and legal contest, so I thought I would post an update of this project. The good news is that the current change in direction appears to be likely to bring more benefits to more of California’s citizens sooner…

Nordex wins 198-MW Texas turbine order

By Michelle Froese With a hub height of 87.5 meters, the turbines for this project will be installed on steel towers. The Nordex Group has received an order from an undisclosed international project developer in the United States. Starting in the spring of 2020, the company will be installing a wind farm with 63, AW125/3150…

10 Surprising wind power facts

By Philipp Schmid Wind energy has a long and interesting history, dating as far back as 2000 BCE. As renewable energy continues to rise in prominence throughout the world, the Wind Farm Management Blog explores ten interesting and surprising wind energy facts. Test your knowledge about topics such as the number of components in a…

GM and Bechtel partner to build nationwide fast EV charging network

By Blagojce Krivevski General Motors, the biggest automaker in the U.S., is teaming up with Bechtel, nation’s largest construction company, to build thousands of fast charging stations for electric cars across the country. The two companies have agreed to create a new company that will build the charger network. This network will not only help…

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