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Press Release: Solar pays back for Queenslanders

More electricity retailers are offering to pay Queenslanders more for their excess solar power. But higher feed-in tariffs (FiTs) don’t necessarily mean lower overall power bills, the independent...

Vision 2050 – Integration of gas and hydrogen

When it comes to abundant elements, there is one chemical element that stands out. Hydrogen. It’s the most plentiful element in the universe, and Earth’s surface it’s the third most rich element...

Things you need to know about heatwaves and electricity

Every Australian knows how severe the heatwaves can get, particularly throughout January and February. What constitutes a heatwave? It’s when the temperature hits unusual heights for three, or more...

Win for Queensland at Energy COAG

Queensland emerged a winner from this week’s COAG Energy Council in Sydney with the Commonwealth conceding further work is needed on its proposed default tariff proposal. “Going into today’s...

WA’s resources sector awards

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety’s Resources Sector Awards for Excellence was held last night, with two projects actually awarded the prestigious Golden Gecko award. BHP...

Development of hydrogen in Queensland Welcome

Energy Networks Australia has welcomed the Queensland Government’s support for the development of hydrogen as an alternative clean-energy fuel source. In response to the paper, Advancing Queensland’s...

Coal Seam Gas

Unconventional gas production on water resources

Unconventional gas production – such as coal seam gas and shale gas – is a highly contentious issue, with concerns that groundwater contamination could be among many possible issues. However...