UK to build world's biggest biomass plant

UK to build world's biggest biomass plant

A 350MW wood-chipped fuelled electricity generating plant will go ahead at Port Talbot in southern Wales

Environment

27 NOV 2007
Cooper Basin partners welcome govt support for geosequestration technology

Cooper Basin partners welcome govt support for geosequestration technology

WITH Cool Energy, Beach Petroleum and Great Artesian Oil & Gas getting ready to begin front-end engineering

Environment

22 NOV 2007
Global carbon standard to certify offsets

Global carbon standard to certify offsets

A NEW global carbon offset standard was launched this week to provide quality assurance for companies

Environment

22 NOV 2007
Coalition promises $85m for clean energy

Coalition promises $85m for clean energy

SANTOS, Petratherm and Cool Energy are among the companies that would benefit from $85 million of clean

Policy

21 NOV 2007
Contact confirms NZ geothermal plant

Contact confirms NZ geothermal plant

NEW Zealand�s largest listed energy company Contact Energy has confirmed plans to develop a $NZ75 million

Environment

20 NOV 2007
Green Rock investigates geothermal for desalination

Green Rock investigates geothermal for desalination

GREEN Rock Energy has picked up more Cooper Basin exploration acreage, this time in the Upper Spencer

Exploration

20 NOV 2007
China may exceed renewables target

China may exceed renewables target

CHINA will likely achieve - and may even exceed - its target to generate 15% of its energy from renewables

Policy

19 NOV 2007
New UN panel to boost resource efficiency

New UN panel to boost resource efficiency

ASSESSING the environmental risks of biofuel production will be one issue addressed by the newly formed

Environment

15 NOV 2007
Choose carbon tax over trading: US economist

Choose carbon tax over trading: US economist

CARBON taxes are easier to administer than emissions trading, less vulnerable to manipulation and will

Policy

15 NOV 2007
WA opens clean energy funding

WA opens clean energy funding

THE Western Australian Government is inviting organisations to apply for the first round of grants under

Environment

14 NOV 2007
Woodside hugs trees to offset Pluto emissions

Woodside hugs trees to offset Pluto emissions

WOODSIDE Petroleum has agreed to plant mallee trees in New South Wales and Western Australia in a bid

Environment

07 NOV 2007
Re-examining energy from waste

Re-examining energy from waste

RECOVERING energy from waste immediately raises the spectre of dirty, polluting mass-burn incinerators.

Environment

06 NOV 2007
Geothermal IPOs heat up

Geothermal IPOs heat up

TWO Victorian geothermal energy start-ups - Hot Rock Ltd and Greenearth Energy - plan to enter public

Environment

05 NOV 2007
China beckons Petratherm

China beckons Petratherm

PETRATHERM is on the hunt for geothermal resources in China, announcing it has signed an exclusive agreement

Environment

02 NOV 2007
Get your house in order, warns EU carbon trade expert

Get your house in order, warns EU carbon trade expert

BUSINESSES should already be developing monitoring and reporting systems for their carbon emissions to

Policy

01 NOV 2007
FPSO crew responsible for Tui spill

FPSO crew responsible for Tui spill

HUMAN error rather than equipment failure appears to be behind the accidental discharge of contaminated

Environment

01 NOV 2007