Thermal battery for when the sun don't shine

Thermal battery for when the sun don't shine

Curtin University working on a thermal battery to go with solar systems.

Power / Remote power

15 JULY 2019
WA gets the power

WA gets the power

Miners are looking beyond solar plants to alternative sources like wind energy.

Sustainability

20 JUNE 2019
Woodvale pond power

Woodvale pond power

An old evaporation pond facility is being turned into a solar power plant in Victoria.

Natural resources

23 MAY 2019
Gupta makes clean energy grab

Gupta makes clean energy grab

Sanjeev Gupta says most Australians are yet to grasp that solar power is now cheaper than coal

Sustainability

01 AUGUST 2018
Granny Smith gets the hybrid power

Granny Smith gets the hybrid power

Aggreko returns to Granny Smith to incorporate battery storage into a hybrid power system.

Power / Remote power

27 JUNE 2018
South32 goes with the sun at Cannington

South32 goes with the sun at Cannington

To be Australia's first solar-gas hybrid system.

Power / Remote power

12 APRIL 2018
Sandfire flicks the switch

Sandfire flicks the switch

A possible future for remote power generation has been switched on.

Transport

08 JUNE 2016
Miners' renewable dream

Miners' renewable dream

Making solar power easier.

Logistics

23 FEBRUARY 2016
A powerful use of old mining ground: Video

A powerful use of old mining ground: Video

Old mine on track to become Australia's largest solar farm.

Archive

08 OCTOBER 2015
A thermal solution for Jundee

A thermal solution for Jundee

More gold means more power needed.

Development

08 SEPTEMBER 2015
DeGrussa gets solar power

DeGrussa gets solar power

Construction of a solar power plant at Sandfire Resources' DeGrussa mine will start this month.

Transport

16 JULY 2015
Remote mine considers solar option

Remote mine considers solar option

Metals company TNG is considering solar power to run its remote Mount Peake vanadium project in the NT....

Transport

22 JUNE 2015