Energy Transition News 31.07.23
The latest in energy transition news this week, UNSW has worked on a patented process that helps retrieve silver from solar panels, CSIRO has two items of importance on our list, the G-PST Stage 2 summary report and the annual electricity cost estimates for Australia as well as other solar and energy related articles.
Net Zero Mobilisation report: How to make net zero happen
Read this if you would like to know more about the mobilisation report that was publicly released on the 12th of July.
Building the future grid: reshaping Australia's largest machine
Read this if you would like to know about the G-PST Stage 2 summary report, which encompasses key findings and progress updates from our research to transition Australia's power supply to renewables.
GenCost: annual electricity cost estimates for Australia
Read another article from CSIRO, this one discussed the annual updated cost estimate for large-scale electricity generation in Australia.
The incredible potential of Ultra Low-Cost Solar in Australia – white paper
Read this if solar piques your interest, this article discusses the potential of ultra low cost solar or ULCS.
Bowen unveils sector by sector decarbonisation plan, but says no to 2035 net zero target
Read this article that discusses Federal Minister for Climate Change and Energy Chris Bowen’s opinion on Australia's current net zero 2050 plan.
New environmentally friendly solar panel recycling process helps recover valuable silver
Read this if you are interested in the full life cycle of solar panels and in particular how they can be recycled.
ARENA $541,640 grant to the Australian PV Institute (APVI) to examine opportunities in Australia for solar PV supply chains
Read this last solar article for the week if you would like to know more about the grant that the Australian Renewable Energy Agency gave to the Australian PV institute to examine opportunities in Australia for solar.