Climate News

A digest of interesting news about climate change from around the world, compiled by us.

Tracking Clean Energy Progress

Assessing critical energy technologies for global clean energy transitions. International Energy Agency Articles and Reports on:The Covid-19 Crisis and Clean Energy Progress and Batteries and hydrogen technology: keys for a clean energy future. >>

Electricity - wholesale?

Why pay retail when you can pay wholesale? Amber Electric claim their system enables you to buy electricity at wholeseale prices. A new venture currently only available in NSW, VIC, ACT, SA and SE QLD. Interesting concept, time will tell if it's successful. >>


All-electric flight – utilising an Australian propulsion system. >>

A Viable Sodium Battery

"sodium battery as good as lithium-ion" ~Washington State University Researchers. Researchers have created a sodium-ion battery that holds as much energy and works as well as some commercial lithium-ion battery chemistries, making for a potentially viable battery technology out of abundant and cheap materials. The team reports one of the best results to date for a sodium-ion battery. >>

Flow Battery Market 2020

Flow Battery Market 2020: Global Analysis, Share, Trends, Application Analysis and Forecast To 2027. MarketWatch Inc.U.S.A. >>

Redox flow battery

A redox flow battery for MW-sized solar-plus-storage. Details from PV Magazine, Berlin. >>

New Flow Battery

New flow battery could help unleash renewable energy. University of Souther California, Research. USC scientists may have solved the storage problem that has long slowed the spread of renewables. >>

Sustainable Development Goals

Mapping Mining to the Sustainable Development Goals. UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, World Economic Forum. >>

Sustainable Mining Practices

Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices, University of N.S.W.  >>

Sustainable Mining of Mineral Resources

Sustainable Development of Mining Mineral Resources. Journal of Sustainable Mining>>