Here are seven surprising developments of global transition to renewable energy laid out in The Great Transition by Lester Brown of Earth Policy Institute
The solar energy industry has accused the Abbott government of hypocrisy for a decision banning the $10 billion Clean Energy Finance Corporation from investing in wind or roof-top solar panels.
An international renewable energy body believes anyone considering investing in wind energy in Tasmania will be cautious.
Clean Energy Finance Corporation's 'core mandate' is to invest in 'emerging and innovative technology' says the Environment Minister. Courtesy of ABC News 24.
The Abbott government has opened up another front in its war on renewable energy by pulling the plug on investments in the most common form of alternative energy, rooftop and small-scale solar.
Labor has accused the Abbott government of "blood-letting" the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, making it "impossible" for the organisation to do its job, by banning if from investing in wind and small-scale solar energy projects...
EXCLUSIVE: Tony Abbott has been warned he is putting international investment at risk after ordering the $10 billion Clean Energy Finance Corporation not to finance new wind power projects.
Update: I added the Lazard chart on levelized cost of electricity and the update below it in order to provide some context for those who don't realize that 4¢/kWh (or even 5.71¢/kWh) is lower than ...
Despite recent cuts to the renewable energy target in Australia, leaders elsewhere are looking to a future without coal. So what are our other options? Carl Smith guides us through Australia's alternative energy sources—exploring how they work, their...
REN21, a global renewable energy policy network, says "removing fossil fuel subsidies globally would make it evident that renewables are the cheapest energy
New reports confirm that the future of the Middle East is in renewables, which is already cheaper and more reliable than oil. The region is predicted to become a global green economic hub, reports...
Court denies Mississippi Power, regulators' request to reconsider ruling that invalidated rate increases, ordered refunds.
A descendant of American billionaire John D Rockefeller, whose fortune was built on oil, says the Australian Government is stuck in the past for defending fossil fuels like coal.
Politicians need to do their homework before criticising wind turbines, according to developers.
Despite Rottnest Island's wind turbine offending Prime Minister Tony Abbott, the island authority has never had a complaint about it either its noise or its looks, Tourism Minister Kim Hames' office confirmed.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has admitted that the only wind farm he has got up close to is a single turbine that was partly funded by the Howard government.
Studies into the effects of wind farms have found no physical effect on people living nearby. But being anxious and annoyed over wind farms can produce sickness. Medical historian Laura Dawes looks at the evidence.
Political debate has created division and confusion when it comes to how best to address climate change, but support for renewable energy is an area most people can agree on.