For more than half a century, Royce Smith's family has produced premium grass-fed beef at blustery Granville Harbour — the perfect place to diversify with a wind farm.
The Government insists Australia is on track to meet its Paris target by 2030, but the Government's own data tells a different story.
If it proceeds, the Star of the South project would be the first of its kind in Australia and generate 2,000 megawatts of electricity — enough to power 1.2 million homes.
The International Energy Agency reveals that despite a rapid uptake of renewable energy, increased demand for heating and cooling drove coal-fired power generation and carbon emissions higher.
Customers have been fleeced hundreds of dollars a year by Australian energy giants — and according to the competition watchdog, it is not illegal.
It was valued at $83 million in June 2017, but Carnegie Clean Energy's CETO wave technology is now worth just $15 million, despite governments pouring tens of millions into the supposedly world-leading company.
Authorities say two coal-fired power stations' worth of renewable energy won't be able to reach the grid without major upgrades to networks in Victoria's west.
New research from the Australian National University finds the nation is likely to meet its Paris climate target in 2025 — five years earlier than expected.
Research at a Queensland university has discovered the geological secret behind a rare earth mineral, critical to building high-tech products essential for future industries.
The growth in renewable generation is now so rapid it has almost replaced the capacity of the closed Hazelwood power station and now threatens a collapse of generators' margins, a new report finds.