5 facts you didn’t know about wind energy

Renewable technology is part of the changing energy landscape in Australia and New Zealand. In celebration of Global Wind Day we are sharing some of our favourite facts about wind turbine technology and its impact on Australia’s energy future. Wind Fact 1 Wind power now supplies 3.4% of Australia’s overall electricity needs, this is twice what it was […]

Research by Washington Univerity could lead to dramatic energy savings at data farms

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University has developed a wireless network on a computer chip that could reduce energy consumption at huge data farms by as much as 20 percent. Researchers led by Partha Pande, a computer engineering professor in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, have filed two patents on their wireless […]

Will this incredible solar innovation by Ford make Holden irrelevant?

Last week we discussed how remarkable innovation in the renewable energy sector will change the way  energy is sourced in buildings such as office blocks and factories. We looked at how recent developments in photovoltaics allow office windows to be both transparent enough to let in sufficient light, as well as sensitive enough to act […]