Halcol Energy at All-Energy Conference

We recently attended the All-Energy Conference and Exhibition in Melbourne. Australia’s largest clean and renewable energy event was a packed two-day program of speakers, exhibitors, networking events and professional development opportunities. Held in partnership with the Clean Energy Council, the free-to-attend conference and exhibition will featured more than 180 world-class speakers, and showcase over 150…

Diabetes Linked to Air Pollution

We didn’t really need another reason to ditch coal and turn to renewables, but it seems we have one – avoiding diabetes. Almost 300 Australians are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes (T2D) every day and this type of diabetes makes up 85% of all cases. T2D is caused by the body becoming resistant to the…

Rodds Bay Solar Farm Green-lit

Rodds Bay Solar Farm can go ahead following Gladstone Regional Council’s approval of the development application. The 300MW solar facility will be built near Bororen, around 50km south of Gladstone. Generating an expected 625GWh of electricity, the Rodds Bay farm will be one of Australia’s largest. Not only will this solar farm generate enough electricity…

Having a Solar Spring

Spring isn’t too far away now and not only do the days get warmer and longer, they offer more sunlight to your solar panels. Spring is great because there’s more sunlight, but it’s not too hot, so your panels are at their happiest (as it were). This season, therefore, is the best time to get…