All · Bioenergy · Carbon trading · Climate Change · Co- and tri-generation · Editorial · Energy efficiency · Event · Geothermal · In conversation · Jobs · Natural gas · Overseas news · Perspective · Policy · Project · Solar · Technology · Water · Wind · Bioenergy · Cogeneration and Trigeneration · Energy efficiency · Natural Gas · General Services · Marketing · Geothermal · Solar · Water · WindMon, 2 March 2015 The City of Melbourne has launched an initiative to assist commercial businesses to go solar through accessing a rebate of up to $4,000. Thu, 26 February 2015 LC Energy Industry Advisor Dr Andrew Dicks discusses the benefits of energy audits for commercial and industrial customers, and the importance of an experienced auditor. Thu, 26 February 2015 Following a major two-year upgrade of the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall lighting system, the venue has dramatically reduced its energy use and improved the experience for both performers and audiences. Thu, 26 February 2015 The Australian Renewable Energy Agency will provide $5.2 million funding for Renergi to design and construct an innovative pilot scale biofuel production facility Perth. Thu, 26 February 2015 Western Australia has an exciting opportunity to join the race for renewable energy and the investment and jobs it brings, according to the Clean Energy Council. Thu, 26 February 2015 Solar companies looking to maximise their exposure at the upcoming Solar 2015 event in Melbourne can do so via the April EcoGeneration magazine, which will be distributed to all attendees at the event. Wed, 25 February 2015 Upcoming solar industry events include SEIA Victoria’s Annual Installers Conference from 26-27 February, the SEIA NSW Annual Installers Conference on 20 March and the Solar 2015 conference and exhibition on 17-19 May. Wed, 25 February 2015 The Climate Council has published an infographic on Australia’s Renewable Energy Target to help people clarify the myths surrounding the policy. Sun, 15 February 2015 The South Australian Government has introduced a bill into parliament for a Building Upgrade Finance mechanism to improve the environmental efficiency of existing commercial buildings in the state. Thu, 12 February 2015 Bioenergy Australia will host a webinar focusing on the climate change effects of bioenergy on 4 March 2015. Thu, 12 February 2015 The Alternative Technology Association has formed a national partnership with The People's Solar, a crowd-funding solar start-up, to enable tax-deductible donations to support clean energy and communities. Thu, 12 February 2015 The National Health and Medical Research Council’s has released its report on wind farms and health, which found no link between wind turbines and health impacts, the clean energy industry peak body said. Wed, 11 February 2015 The 550 megawatt Desert Sunlight Solar Farm in Desert Centre, California has been officially opened. Tue, 10 February 2015 The Clean Energy Council is hosting upcoming installer nights for accredited solar installers in Wollongong, Adelaide and Melbourne. Tue, 10 February 2015 Solar businesses looking to expand into commercial-scale installations face potential pitfalls due to the complexity of the market. West Australian Alternative Energy’s Simon Barclay looks at the factors to be aware of, Mon, 9 February 2015 Three new wind farms will be built in Victoria and South Australia as a result of the ACT Government’s first wind energy reverse auction. Fri, 6 February 2015 JA Solar has announced a major breakthrough in the South Pacific market in 2014, supplying several national solar projects in countries such as New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea with its solar modules. Fri, 6 February 2015 Melbourne is setting new records in the switch to renewable energy, with the owner’s corporation at a Docklands high-rise installing a 47.5 kilowatt solar system. Fri, 6 February 2015 The latest CEDEX update from pitt&sherry’s shows the increase in emissions from electricity generation since the end of June 2014, has come to a halt, at least for a month. Thu, 5 February 2015 Hosted by the Green Building Council of Australia and the Property Council of Australia, Green Cities 2015 will be held from 17-18 March in Melbourne at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne. Thu, 5 February 2015 New analysis from the Alternative Technology Association shows the environmental benefits of switching from gas to efficient electric appliances in the home. Thu, 5 February 2015 AGL has confirmed that construction of its utility-scale solar plants, in Nyngan and Broken Hill in western New South Wales, are progressing on schedule. Wed, 4 February 2015 In this article from our February 2015 edition, Tesla Motors Marketing and Communications Manager Heath Walker spoke with EcoGeneration’s Nina Carr about the Model S and the company’s plans to accelerate EV adoption. Tue, 3 February 2015 CBRE Pacific Head of Sustainability Amanda Steele has over 15 years' experience in sustainability. Here, she shares some insights from the field. Thu, 29 January 2015 Commercial kitchen hire company, Cooking Space, in North Melbourne, Victoria has installed a 30 kilowatt solar PV system by accessing finance through the Sustainable Melbourne Fund.