Tasmania powering ahead 19 October The Liberal Party’s Federal Council has today acknowledged the important opportunity and need for Tasmania’s Battery of the Nation and Marinus projects, which are being progressed with energy by the Tasmanian and Federal Liberal Governments. Tasmania has what the rest of the country needs, with these projects offering the most…

Renewable energy brings heat to manufacturing 10 October Whether brewing beer, making paper, turning raw minerals into valuable products, or undertaking other common industrial processes, manufacturing relies on heat – and a lot of it. Since the rise of coal in the industrial revolution, the heat has largely come from fossil fuels. Gas, coal and…

Pumped and primed for a bigger Marinus Link 5 October With a strong portfolio of future pumped hydro energy storage opportunities, Hydro Tasmania welcomes news that TasNetworks is assessing options for Marinus Link to provide up to 1500 MW of new interconnection between Tasmania and the rest of the National Electricity Market (NEM). Hydro Tasmania…

Climate Capital and Sunrise Energy Group execute first renewable energy project Climate Capital, Sunrise Energy Group and Image Resources have executed a project to build a new solar farm at the Boonanarring Mineral Sands Project. The 2.3 MW solar farm is a behind-the-meter installation that complements the existing grid-connected power supply. It will improve the…