Posts tagged: clean electricity

Improved Forecasting Of Sunlight Could Help Increase Solar Energy Generation

The Sun is becoming an increasingly important source of clean electricity. Accurate sunlight forecasts being developed by A*STAR researchers could greatly improve the performance of solar energy plants, making it a viable alternative to carbon-based sources of power. A photovoltaic power plant can cover up to 50 square kilometers of the Earth’s surface and can generate up […]

Tuesday June 26th, 2018 in , , | No Comments »

Solar to Power Cannington Mine

South32 has announced a remote, off-grid renewable energy project at its Cannington mine, which will involve a 3MW solar farm. By: MARIJA DJORDJEVIC The Cannington silver and lead mine in north-west Queensland is in line for clean electricity, as South32 announced its plans to deploy a 3MW solar farm at the site. The Perth-headquartered mining and […]

Wednesday April 11th, 2018 in , , , | No Comments »