John Conroy

ARENA to support AGL on-grid storage study

Agency announces $445,000 support for probe into overcoming storage hurdles.

German maker plans 800MW Malaysian factory

Hanwha Q CELLS to add four lines to its main facility by 2016.

EU emissions drop 1.8%

Europe on track for 24% emissions cut by 2020; ETS delivers $5bn cheque.

Climate changes 'to kill 250,000 annually'

Future climate threat rivals current ebola threat at World Health Summit.

Appointment to ARENA board

Civil engineer Danny Broad to fill fifth board position.

Lib candidate considers wind exemptions

Victorian hopeful says community turbine farms could bypass ban.

Bank of England seeks climate reassurance

Central bank sends letter to insurers demanding risk assessment.

ETU branch urges members to back Powershop

Union's Victorian arm says new market entrant leading on renewables.

Green groups up Abbot Point pressure on 'big four' as Citi baulks

Banks face campaign as US investment bank rules out financing coal port expansion.

Database to monitor Vic election climate commitments

'Promise Watch' to record statements and policies made by contenders.

UNSW rejects divestment push

Outgoing vice-chancellor says university will keep $50m fossil-fuel portfolio.

Wind could touch global 20% 'by 2030'

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GWEC report finds wind generation could increase seven-fold to 2000GW by 2030.

China coal use falls: Greenpeace

Report says first time this century communist giant has seen year-on-year quarterly falls.

Macfarlane backs reduced RET position

Macfarlane delivers blow to clean energy industry, wants target cut from 41,000GWh to less than 30,000.

UNSW academics unite for divestment push

Open letter from 102 calls for vice-chancellor to act on fossil fuels.

US-China co-op could veer world back to 2 degrees

Twin superpowers could reduce 2020 overshoot by 23% with 'global best practise' policy adoptions.

Hunt dodges per capita question

Minister won't be drawn on Australia's last-place ranking in OECD per capita emissions.

Warburton review cost $580,000

Estimates reveals panel member, consultancy payments.

Qld minister met Deutsche after coal port backdown

Powell met with bank representatives in Germany following Abbot Point reversal.

CCA to conduct 'limited' RET Review

Authority to bow to legislative requirement to probe policy.