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Melbourne Climate Tech Showcase report

It's always a little nerve-wracking to venture into new territory, but Melbourne did not disappoint with a strong Climate Tech community
Industry

A powerful force in carbon removal, Stripe's Climate ambitions

Stripe isn't just a Fintech company, it has ambitious plans to be a key player in carbon removal. We caught up with Head of Climate, Nan Ransohoff, about Stripe's plans to create a market for carbon removal by pooling demand.
Companies

Allegro Energy is energising battery development

Allegro Energy have invented a new, patented, water-based electrolyte system that does not compromise on performance, making many battery types not only much cheaper, but also environmentally friendly and compatible with a circular economy.
Industry

A rocky road to net-zero for energy

There’s an under-appreciated but crucial component of the consumer energy ecosystem that needs attention before it can progress to a net-zero future.
Companies

eleXsys Energy nominated for Earthshot Prize

eleXsys Energy has been nominated for world’s top environmental award, the Earthshot Prize
Companies

The Sun is Shining Bright for BOOMPower

BOOMPower makes it easy to understand, buy, and verify solar, storage and energy efficiency upgrades.
Companies

Cecil's pre-seed raise cements them as the global natural capital platform

Cecil raised $1.6M in their pre-seed funding to become the global natural capital platform.
Events

BCG delivers exclusive member workshop for our energy companies

BCG delivered an exclusive workshop for our energy companies, sharing key insights into what their corporate clients are looking for and the growing opportunity for climate tech startups.

News

Environmental impact statement released for Sun Cable's $30 billion solar energy project

Plans to build a massive solar energy project would result in significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions in northern Australia

May 4, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
A cut-and-paste attack on electric vehicle batteries and renewables is spanning the globe. But is it right?

Unattributed extracts from an essay decrying renewables and electric vehicles are being used to undermine their environmental credentials

April 8, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Australia's Global Power System Transformation (G-PST) Research Roadmap

Developed with Australia's Energy Market Operator (AEMO) and leading research institutions, Australia’s Global Power System Transformation (G-PST) Research Roadmap details the research required to support Australia's transition to a stable, secure and affordable power system.

March 28, 2022
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Olivia Utharntharm
Hydrogen under $2 in reach as Hysata develops revolutionary process

Hysata, an Australian hydrogen technology company, has developed an ultra-high efficiency electrolyser, a major breakthrough in the industry’s attempt to reach the commercialisation milestone of producing a kilogram of hydrogen for under $2.

March 21, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Today’s energy crisis makes supporting clean energy start-ups more important than ever

IEAl: Periods of energy disruption, like the one we are seeing today, offer an opening for disruptive technologies. A helping hand for clean energy start-ups can help respond to the current energy crisis while also accelerating progress towards climate targets

March 21, 2022
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Olivia Utharntharm
Gravity could solve renewable energy's biggest problem

To compete with fossil fuels, you need to "make renewables predictable," says Piconi, founder of Energy Vault, which means storing excess energy and being able to dispatch it when required.

March 21, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Lessons from Plaid for a future energy unicorn

The digital transformation of energy data with Equal Ventures’ Rick Zullo & Simran Suri

March 21, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
World is at a tipping point for climate action, executives say

A Deloitte report has found 74 per cent of Australian executives believe the world must act now to minimise the impact of climate change, up from 52 per cent.

January 25, 2022
Found by:
Michael Molitor
We need to talk about your gas stove, your health and climate change

Americans love their gas stoves, but they pollute homes and are connected to a supply system that leaks methane. That's part of a battle as more people face a decision about switching to electric

October 25, 2021
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Stefan Knight
Grattan on Friday: To go or not to go ‚ÄĒ Morrison grapples with Glasgow

Climate or COVID? Both will influence the election outcome

October 6, 2021
Found by:
Stefan Knight
Meet the Virginia conservationist trying to turn old coalfields into solar farms - Energy News Network

Nature Conservancy’s Clinch Valley Program, which is working to make the vision of developing solar energy projects on former coalfields a reality in central Appalachia.

October 6, 2021
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Forrest slams carbon capture as ‚Äėfailed‚Äô technology

Andrew Forrest has blasted corporate net zero emissions targets as a ‚Äėcop-out‚Äô and criticised the controversial promotion of CO2 storage

October 6, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
The energy crunch goes global #73

Plus, $100m+ climate mega-rounds raised by Octopus Energy, Perfect Day, Ola Electric, and Semios

October 6, 2021
Found by:
Mick Liubinskas
Melissa Price, Angus Taylor to share industry portfolio

The Industry portfolio has been split in two, with Melissa Price taking on science and technology and Angus Taylor taking on the industry aspect of the portfolio

October 6, 2021
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Big oil courts U.S. clean-energy startups in bid to speed green transition

Big oil courts U.S. clean-energy startups in bid to speed green transition

October 6, 2021
Found by:
Mick Liubinskas
Analysis: Despite ‚ÄúCode Red‚ÄĚ on climate, target update momentum at a standstill

Despite a code red on the climate crisis climate action tracker data shows momentum is slowing.

September 30, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
EU Says Carbon Market Cash Can Ease Cost of Energy Crisis

Cash can help ease the the cost of the energy crisis

September 30, 2021
Found by:
Mick Liubinskas
Surging energy prices create perfect storm for PM

Demand and prices for coal and gas are surging just as Australia is trying to finalise plans for decarbonising its economy.

September 30, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
Avarni is developing a new format to report scope 3 emissions

Avarni is developing a new format to report the Scope 3 emissions of Qantas.

September 27, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor