Almost half of Australian big business moving to renewables | Environment

Almost half of Australia’s large businesses are actively transitioning to cheaper renewable energy, including many going off the grid by building their own generators and battery storage, as power bills threaten their bottom line. A new report by the Climate Council details the increased speed of a business-led transition to …

Labor warns Government’s National Energy Guarantee will lead to renewables lag

Labor warns Government’s National Energy Guarantee will lead to renewables lag

Posted April 20, 2018 23:03:50 Photo: State and territory energy ministers have agreed to continue discussions with federal counterpart Josh Frydenberg. (ABC News: Andrew Kennedy) The Federal Government’s latest energy plan will mean no new renewable energy projects would be built in Australia for a decade, the Opposition says. Following …

States threaten to call off energy deal if renewables undermined | Australia news

The Queensland and Victorian governments are hedging their bets about the Turnbull government’s national energy guarantee ahead of the circulation of key design details expected during the next 48 hours. Queensland’s energy minister, Anthony Lynham, said on Thursday the state was still reviewing the stakeholder submissions to the Energy Security …

Renewables ‘cheaper and easier’ than nuclear, Whyalla steelworks boss Sanjeev Gupta says

Renewables ‘cheaper and easier’ than nuclear, Whyalla steelworks boss Sanjeev Gupta says

Posted April 07, 2018 13:26:09 While South Australia’s new Liberal Government has sent out mixed messages on nuclear issues, Whyalla steelworks boss Sanjeev Gupta has told the ABC renewables present a cheaper option for power generation in Australia. The SA Liberals are opposed to a high-level nuclear waste dump but …

AGL chief determined to turn Liddell into renewables hub | Business

The AGL chief executive, Andy Vesey, says he plans to “fully execute” his vision of transforming the Liddell coal-fired power station into a renewables hub, saying it will bring cheaper, greener and more reliable energy, while providing quality, long-term jobs for decades. Vesey left little doubt about his desired future …

Senior Renewables Engineer

Senior Renewables Engineer

Job ID:10924 Location:Melbourne : 461 Bourke Street (LR_L000010)  Position Category:Energy Department:AU592025 : Renewables (AU592025) Position Type:Employee Regular Education Required:See Job Description Experience Required:See Job Description Relocation Provided:No The Low Carbon Power Generation team in Australia is growing into technical advisory services and needs an experience engineer with renewable energy …