View Navigation View Search

Tag - Solar Thermal

Image for the news item: Cooma based Solastor want billion dollar project in Port Augusta

Cooma based Solastor want billion dollar project in Port Augusta

Australian renewable energy firm Solastor want to create a $700 million solar-thermal power plant in Port Augusta in the...

Image for the news item: CSIRO sells Concentrated Solar Power technology to China

CSIRO sells Concentrated Solar Power technology to China

The CSIRO on Tuesday will sign a technology licensing agreement with a Chinese solar company that could reap millions of...

Image for the news item: ANU scientists set solar thermal record

ANU scientists set solar thermal record

Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have set a world record for efficiency for a solar thermal dish generating...

Image for the news item: Solastor promises worldâs cheapest 24/7 solar power

Solastor promises world’s cheapest 24/7 solar power

Further detail has been released on the proposed development of a “baseload” solar thermal and storage power plant in...

Image for the news item: ARENA supporting CST R&D and early deployment

ARENA supporting CST R&D and early deployment

Passion for renewables is strong. In 2012 around 100 people who were campaigning for coal-fired generation to be replaced...

Image for the news item: Australiaâs first concentrated solar thermal plant enters final stage

Australia’s first concentrated solar thermal plant enters final stage

The $20 million Jemalong Solar Thermal Station near Forbes in western New South Wales has entered the commissioning phase...

Image for the news item: Australia has much to gain by exploiting our sunshine for renewable energy

Australia has much to gain by exploiting our sunshine for renewable energy

Malcolm Turnbull could use the Paris climate talks to repair Australia's reputation globally in the renewable energy industry....

Image for the news item: Wind and solar to play centre stage at Paris climate talks

Wind and solar to play centre stage at Paris climate talks

In Copenhagen in 2009, the climate talks broke up in virtual disarray. It was clear to all that the major economies were...

Image for the news item: Australia has the worldâs best solar resources

Australia has the world’s best solar resources

If installing solar power in Australia wasn’t already a no-brainer, then perhaps it will be now, as it has been confirmed...

Image for the news item: Sun (Master) Stroke: Solar Trigeneration in Action

Sun (Master) Stroke: Solar Trigeneration in Action

Atop the University of Technology Sydney’s Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology building is a micro-urban...

Image for the news item: Solar thermal: the dark horse in renewable energy

Solar thermal: the dark horse in renewable energy

Thousands of sun-tracking glass mirrors encircled around a tall, glimmering obelisk in the desert – it sounds like something...

Image for the news item: Australia can be a global solar and wind superpower, and the CEFC is the key

Australia can be a global solar and wind superpower, and the CEFC is the key

Australia is perfectly placed to become the next global superpower of renewable energy, the "Saudi Arabia of solar" for the...

Image for the news item: New community consultation guidelines for large scale solar projects (ARENA) 2015

New community consultation guidelines for large scale solar projects (ARENA) 2015

Independent market research company Ipsos has produced best practice community consultation guidelines for proposed large...

Image for the news item: Australiaâs new Renewable Energy Target will âreduce large-scale solar potential by 80%â

Australia’s new Renewable Energy Target will ‘reduce large-scale solar potential by 80%’

Australia’s reduced Renewable Energy Target (RET) of 33,000GWh could scale back large-scale solar potential in the country...

Image for the news item: Solar Energy

Solar Energy

As one of the sunniest continents in the world, there is considerable potential for solar energy generation to make a significant...