The Black Summer bushfires devastated parts of the Eurobodalla region in New South Wales. Then earlier this year, the area was hit by floods. As climate change threatens to bring more severe and frequent extreme weather events, how can we help future-proof such communities?
Curtailment has a special meaning in electric power systems. It describes any action that reduces the amount of electricity generated to maintain the balance between supply and demand – which is critical for avoiding blackouts.
In Energy Matter’s weekly podcast, Road to Zero, we’ve been asking renewable energy industry insiders about the trends to watch in 2022. Time and time again, the concept of electrification has come up as a major trend – so what does it mean?
Australia’s surge in rooftop solar and wind energy has successfully reduced coal pollution, according to new data. The bad news? Australia still had the highest levels of greenhouse gas pollution from coal per person than any other developed country in 2021.