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Australia plans to build a highway for electric cars near the Great Barrier Reef

Australia plans to build a highway for electric cars near the Great Barrier Reef

Australia announced on Tuesday the plans to build a superhighway for electric vehicles that will provide free charging stations and will be located in the northeastern state of Queensland and… Read more »

Solar wins over coal in the U.S. despite Trump’s efforts to revive the coal sector

Solar wins over coal in the U.S. despite Trump’s efforts to revive the coal sector

President Trump seems to be committed to revive the coal sector in the U.S. even if the price of renewable energy goes down year after year. A recent forecast released… Read more »

Qantas will provide non-stop flights between Perth and London from March 2018

Qantas will provide non-stop flights between Perth and London from March 2018

Qantas is an airline based in Australia, which is committed to developing a sustainable alternative fuel that can successfully substitute the traditional jet fuel based on fossil fuels. Qantas has… Read more »

Victoria approves the Dundonnell wind project

Victoria approves the Dundonnell wind project

Australia makes bold steps to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in the country by approving the development of the largest wind project (96-turbines) in Victoria. The $650m wind project will… Read more »

Australia’s economy makes the transition toward renewable energy sources

Australia’s economy makes the transition toward renewable energy sources

Australia is going through a change in terms of energy sources used to power the country, and the interest is concentrated today toward the development of renewable energy sources, energy… Read more »

Tesla S P90D versus Boeing 737 in a drag race that celebrates innovation and sustainability

Tesla S P90D versus Boeing 737 in a drag race that celebrates innovation and sustainability

I’m sure that you are already familiar with the drag race between a very fast car, and an airplane, something like the famous drag race between the Bugatti Veyron and… Read more »

Crescent Dunes the Thermal Solar Plant in Nevada has been opened

Crescent Dunes the Thermal Solar Plant in Nevada has been opened

A new kind of solar plant has been opened yesterday in the Nevada desert, and this new solar plant can generate power even during the night. At this moment, the… Read more »

The WattGrid is a new solar battery system that competes against Tesla’s Powerwall

The WattGrid is a new solar battery system that competes against Tesla’s Powerwall

An Indigenous-owned company called AllGrid Energy which is located in Brisbane, Australia, tries to enter the global market for solar battery systems and compete against industry giants like Tesla. The… Read more »

Large solar battery suppliers like Tesla, LG and Panasonic are coming to Australia

Large solar battery suppliers like Tesla, LG and Panasonic are coming to Australia

Australia receives the highest amount of sunlight in the world and that is a fact that made about 1.4 million homeowners to install rooftop PV solar systems in order to… Read more »

Tesla’s Powerwall Battery pack is not cost-effective for the U.S.?

Tesla’s Powerwall Battery pack is not cost-effective for the U.S.?

It seems that the recently announced Tesla Powerwall Battery is not cost-effective for the most U.S. consumers because they can draw cheaper electricity from the local grid. Elon Musk, CEO… Read more »

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