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Australian ocean energy could power Melbourne by 2050: CSIRO study

ReNew Economy points to a new study from the CSIRO on ocean power potential in Australia - Australian ocean energy could power Melbourne by 2050: study. Did you know that wave energy has the potential to supply about 11 per cent of Australia’s electricity – the equivalent to powering a city the size of Melbourne – by 2050? If the results of yesterday’s Climate Institute’s “Climate of the Nation 2012? report are anything to go by, you probably didn’t.
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Graph of the Day: Australia’s big week in wind energy

Utilities / Energy : Peak Energy (12 months ago)

ReNew Economy has a post on new wind power records being set in South Australia - Graph of the Day: Australia’s big week in wind energy. Here is the graph for South Australia. It is interesting to note that the 47 per cent that was ... Read Post

Perth company seeks $4m for new wave energy technology

Utilities / Energy : Peak Energy (12 months ago)

While wave power is one of my favourite potential sources of renewable energy progress in the field continues to be achingly slow. ReNew Economy has a report on a new startup in Western Australia - Perth company seeks $4m for new wa... Read Post

Can Wave Energy Really Power Australia’s Future?

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo Australia (2 years ago)

CSIRO recently announced that energy from the ocean — also known as wave energy — could supply 11% of Australia’s demand by 2050. That is enough to power a city the size of Melbourne. It is a bold claim, but it’s time for Australia ... Read Post


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