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UK: Solar Energy Surpass Coal
Energy
Monday October 10 2016

UK: Solar Energy Surpass Coal

Solar panels generated more electricity than coal in the past six months in a historic year for getting energy from the sun in the UK, according...

All-Glass Facades Won’t Exist in Sustainable Cities
Green
Tuesday October 13 2015

All-Glass Facades Won’t Exist in Sustainable Cities

There is no doubt that glass is an essential component of building facades, and it's very good at doing certain things, such as letting daylight and...

Car Parks an Untapped Sustainable Resource
Green
Wednesday July 1 2015

Car Parks an Untapped Sustainable Resource

Even with the development of the electric car and greener fuels, no one can deny that car travel is fundamentally bad for the environment.

US Solar Firm Eyes Australian Expansion
Energy
Saturday March 14 2015

US Solar Firm Eyes Australian Expansion

US solar technology company Enphase Energy hopes to bring its rooftop systems to millions of Australian households after signing a deal with EnergyAustralia.

Japan to Capture Solar Energy from Space
Energy
Saturday March 14 2015

Japan to Capture Solar Energy from Space

A major Japanese machinery company says it has succeeded in transmitting energy wirelessly, marking a step toward solar power generation in space.

PM Inching Closer to RET Deal
Environment
Saturday March 14 2015

PM Inching Closer to RET Deal

Prime Minister Tony Abbott believes his government is "inching closer" to a deal on the renewable energy target.

Entrepreneurs Take on Renewable Energy
Environment
Saturday January 31 2015

Entrepreneurs Take on Renewable Energy

The 407-kilowatt Singleton Solar Farm was completed in 1998 along with the 70-kilowatt Sydney Super Dome as part of Australia’s drive towards “Green Power” for the...

Hong Kong Home to World’s Greenest School
Green
Wednesday November 12 2014

Hong Kong Home to World’s Greenest School

The United States Green Building Council has named Sing Yin Secondary School in Hong Kong the greenest school on Earth.

Ground Breaks on Australia’s Largest Solar Project
Energy
Friday January 31 2014

Ground Breaks on Australia’s Largest Solar Project

Construction has commenced on the largest utility-scale solar plant ever to be built in Australia.

Energy
Mar 7 2018
Solar Systems Smash Record Installations

The sun continues to shine on Australia's solar industry with a record 3.5 million panels installed on our rooftops last year.

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