Energy & Natural Resources

Energy efficiency: an indispensable piece in the climate change puzzle

There is an ever-growing focus on the need and benefits of energy efficiency and the critical role it can play in the energy transition.

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A renewable future. What would it cost to run Perth on hydrogen?

Imagine a future where the most abundant element in the universe can be used as a zero-emission, renewable energy source to power an entire city.

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Electricity market reform needs a coordinated approach

The electricity landscape in Australia is changing rapidly, as generation from renewable energy sources continues to grow and consumers become more active participants in the market

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News from Diggers & Dealers: keep your eyes open to risk factors in mini commodity mining boom

Today, Australia mining is currently the beneficiary of a ‘mini boom’ – driven by strong prices for key commodities and increasing investment.

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The Energy Market: more agile than you would ever know

Globally, and particularly in Australia, business is walking the talk on energy innovation – and it is cause for excitement.

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With risk comes opportunity in mining

Decarbonisation and advanced intelligent technologies are global trends affecting miners around the world, and this is triggering multiple and often accelerating challenges.

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Watershed moments: a focus on customer will reshape urban water delivery

Water availability, sustainability and delivery are key issues for all of us.

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Unlocking Australia’s bioenergy potential requires a national approach

Bioenergy and bioproducts have the potential to be a significant growth sector for the Australian economy, in conjunction with growing the agricultural sector and regional communities. As with any emerging sector, government support can play an important role in removing barriers and accelerating the development of new projects.

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Sustainability and ESG front and centre issues at Melbourne mining forum

The optimisation of assets and a focus on debt reduction are the two key strategies for securing a positive future for Australian mining in 2019

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Cascades of data. Digital meters transforming the water industry

Australia’s water industry is on the path to major technological change and the introduction of Digital Water Metering (DWM) is part of the journey.

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Energy mix and choice; changing the power game for Australian consumers

“Empowerment” and “choice” are two of the current buzz words consumers are hearing every week as the electricity and broader power generation sector rapidly evolve.

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Policy design & reform needs to support a sustainable energy future for Australia

The policy landscape for electricity market reform is complex, with many different proposals spread across state governments, the federal government and energy market institutions.

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Hydrogen’s time has come. Could it be the ‘fuel of the future’?

We are now, more than ever, seeing strong interest in hydrogen globally including power generation, zero-emission fuel cell transport (cars, buses, trucks, trains, ships, forklifts, aerospace), energy storage, and industrial uses.

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