November 9th, 2019 | by Michael Barnard
Pumped hydro is a highly viable storage technology, it overlaps nicely with the characteristics of Tesla's existing battery technology, the Boring Company has high-speed tunneling equipment suitable for penstocks and there are a lot of excellent coal miners who could be repurposed close to home in the United States
November 4th, 2019 | by Michael Barnard
The new CoastalDEM, machine-learning enabled predictions of extreme coastal water level risk exposures much higher. Legacy models showed 250 million people at risk by 2050. With CoastalDEM, a hundred million more people are at risk
October 15th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider
Demand for the Tesla Model 3 in Australia is still going strong, according to an article just published by The Driven. According to an informal survey of soon-to-be-Model 3 owners, many of the long-anticipated deliveries in Australia haven't taken place yet, and this reflects on how strong demand is for the Model 3 in Australia
October 5th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Utility companies and grid operators in Western Australia are taking down poles and wires and replacing them with standalone systems that use solar panels, inverters, and batteries to create local microgrids.
October 1st, 2019 | by Tina Casey
Australia is the epicenter of a race between renewable hydrogen and coal to push natural gas out of the powerful global ammonia market
September 27th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
General Electric Renewable Energy has secured two major contracts to supply grid scale battery storage in California and South Australia.
September 23rd, 2019 | by Guest Contributor
Consumer interest in electric vehicles is rapidly growing Down Under. The latest report from Aussie EV industry group the Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) describes major increases in the number of consumers that are researching and/or considering buying EVs
September 17th, 2019 | by Barry A.F.
Right now we are facing an existential crisis, despite the fact conservatives deny the reality of climate change and the media doing their bidding (thanks to bullying, bothsiderism, and disinterest) climate change quickly threatens the future of the planet and the human race
September 14th, 2019 | by Saurabh
Welcome to the inaugural issue of our new India x Cleantech series! On a monthly basis, we will pull news from across clean technology sectors in India into a single, concise summary article. Ongoing, this series will find a home over on CleanTechnica's “Future Trends” page. Without further ado, here are this month's highlights from India x Cleantech
September 13th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider
Tesla just recently introduced the Model 3 to Australia, on the first of September. How does the Model 3 compete in Australia? Media outlets in Australia are already reporting sales in the thousands, but initial sales don't necessarily signify competitiveness. Or do they
September 4th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider
While there is so much news about Tesla's vehicles, and sometimes its US rooftop solar business, it's easy to forget that Tesla continues to bring stable electricity to many parts of the world that rely on diesel or have unstable access to electricity
September 3rd, 2019 | by Kyle Field
An Australian startup has big plans to deploy its small electric vehicle to customers at home and abroad. ACE EVs has built up a team of experts in Australia to import and assemble flat-pack electric vans from kits. The vans look brilliant for small businesses and last mile package delivery, with a carbon composite chassis clad with ABS plastic panels
August 24th, 2019 | by Paul Fosse
In this article, I want to discuss Tesla's potential to grow in the Asian market. Everybody knows China is a huge opportunity since it is both the largest auto market in the world and it seems to get pretty good support from the government, which seems to be trying to address the air pollution issue in the country, but I wanted to look at the size of all the rest of Asia
August 16th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The Tesla virtual power plant experiment in South Australia has been an overwhelming success. Soon it may be expanded from about 1,400 homes to 50,000 homes.
August 15th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider
It was a dark and stormy night with low clouds and light rain. David McLeod and his son George were traveling back to Warrnambool from Geelong on the Princess Highway. The roads were empty with almost no traffic in either direction. George was driving their 2017 Tesla Model S 100D on Autopilot. And then a meteor hit
August 1st, 2019 | by James Martin II
Enabling households to tap into battery value streams additional to the standard ‘solar self-consumption’ approach will be crucial in driving uptake by making batteries more attractive. These include hard, financial benefits like virtual power plant (VPP) participation revenues (for energy market participation as well as grid services) which help shorten payback periods, as well as non-financial benefits such as improved energy self-reliance and blackout protection
July 30th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
India and Australia are expected to lead a regional shift in power generation costs over the next few years, which will see renewable energy sources become cost competitive and cheaper than fossil fuels in the next few years, according to new figures published over the weekend by Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables
July 27th, 2019 | by Carolyn Fortuna
A Tesla Model S driver named her car Carpe Noctem and set off on an all-electric journey around Australia
July 22nd, 2019 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Other than on-road vehicles, what's happening with autonomous machinery
July 8th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Plans for a mammoth 2.2 gigawatt (GW) offshore wind farm off the southern coast of Australia have taken a crucial step forward this month after the developers announced a partnership to conduct a market study on the availability of the required labor and vessel resources.