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 · WindFri, 19 December 2014 The team at EcoGeneration would like to wish you all a safe and happy Christmas and New Year period and we look forward to bringing you more updates and in-depth analysis of the clean energy industry in 2015. Thu, 18 December 2014 The Clean Energy Council and Reed Exhibitions Australia have formed a partnership that will see the CEC’s ATRAA conference take place at the All-Energy event from 7-8 October 2015. Wed, 17 December 2014 The Green Building Council of Australia has recognised the organisations as leaders in green development in 2014. Tue, 16 December 2014 Laing O’Rourke will build the world’s first portable PV hybrid plant at its Combabula accommodation village in Queensland, Australia. ABB Australia Microgrid Solutions Sales Manager Sid Masilamani discusses the project. Tue, 16 December 2014 The Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research in western Sydney has installed an 82.5 kilowatt solar PV system on the rooftop of its new building. Tue, 16 December 2014 Upcoming major events on the solar calendar for next year include events organised by SEIA VIC, the Australian Solar Council, Exhibitons & Trade Fairs, the Clean Energy Council and All-Energy. Tue, 16 December 2014 Glen Morris will host upcoming training sessions in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane covering the updates to AS/NZS 5033, which come into effect on 7 February 2015. Tue, 16 December 2014 Reposit Power will commence trialling an on-grid solar PV energy storage and trading system in the Australian Capital Territory. Tue, 16 December 2014 The Federal Government has pledged $200 million over four years to the Green Climate Fund to support the shift towards climate-resilient development and low-emission technology in developing countries. Fri, 12 December 2014 National Australia Bank has launched Australia’s first climate bond. Thu, 11 December 2014 There is limited space remaining in the upcoming February 2015 print edition of EcoGeneration. Thu, 11 December 2014 The Carbon Market Institute's flagship annual event will take place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on 5-6 May 2015. Thu, 11 December 2014 Sundrop Farms has secured growth capital from global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts for the expansion of its solar thermal agricultural project in Port Augusta, South Australia. Wed, 10 December 2014 Recent data updates to the Australian Photovoltaic Institute’s online solar map show that Australia has reached 4 gigawatts of installed rooftop PV. Tue, 9 December 2014 Researchers at the University of New South Wales have achieved a solar PV efficiency record, converting more than 40 per cent of sunlight into electricity. Thu, 4 December 2014 International wind manufacturer Suzlon Group is calling on the Australian Federal Government to restore bipartisan support for the Renewable Energy Target and implement long-term investment-grade policy. Thu, 4 December 2014 The new Victorian Labor government is an opportunity for the state to reclaim its status as a leading green state, says the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA). Thu, 4 December 2014 ARENA has announced it will provide $2 million funding for the development of a solution for collecting renewable biomass from fast growing trees. Thu, 4 December 2014 A new report by the Alternative Technology Association has found that many households in Australia would be better off switching from gas to efficient electric appliances. Tue, 2 December 2014 When selecting components for solar PV systems, the focus tends to be on PV modules and inverters, while installation components often receive little attention. In this article from the December 2014 edition of EcoGeneration, Phoenix’s Dr Rüdiger Meyer discusses correct selection and design of installation components. Tue, 2 December 2014 JA Solar has announced the rated power of its solar modules with multi-crystalline silicon cells have reached a new milestone of more than 280 watts. Tue, 2 December 2014 In this article form the December 2014 edition of EcoGeneration, we caught up with Enphase Asia-Pacific Managing Director Nathan Dunn. Tue, 2 December 2014 GSES is hosting upcoming professional development days in March and April 2015 in Sydney, NSW. Mon, 1 December 2014 A Brisbane building which achieved a five-star NABERS rating following financing from the CEFC has been recognised at AIRAH’s Awards of Excellence 2014. Thu, 27 November 2014 In this article from the December 2014 edition of EcoGeneration, we look at the recently completed the King Island Renewable Energy Integration Project, which incorporates renewable energy generation in combination with new storage technologies.