- ACT government
- Ai Group
- Albanese government
- APS Industrial
- Australian government
- Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
- blockchain technology
- Charles Darwin University
- clean energy
- Electric vehicles
- GenCost report
- Grid Innovation Hub
- Horizon Power
- hydrogen-fuelled generator
- Hydrogen Energy Storage System (HESS)
- Hydrogen industry
- Hydrogen Knowledge Centre
- International Energy Agency
- Monash Energy Institute
- Monash university
- net zero emissions
- Northern Territory
- NSW government
- Project SE
- Queensland government
- Renewable Energy
- RS Components
- Schneider Electric
- Sydney Energy Forum
- Victorian Government
- women in industry
- Kubota transitions core and critical systems to Microsoft Azure
Microsoft has announced that Kubota ANZ, an Australian heavy equipment manufacturer and supplier, is transitioning core and mission-critical applications such as SAP to Microsoft Azure.
- Telstra-UOW Hub to deliver Australian AIOT solutions
The University of Wollongong (UOW) and technology giants Telstra, Microsoft and NVIDIA are uniting to position the Illawarra as a global leader in the uptake and creation of the Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIOT) via a Telstra-UOW Hub. This will help Australia access a world market estimated to reach $35.8 billion by 2023.
- QUT research aims to convert carbon dioxide into sustainable fuel
The goal of tackling global warming by turning carbon dioxide into fuel could be one step closer, as Queensland University of Technology (QUT) researchers use a supercomputer to identify a group of “single-atom” catalysts that could play a key role.
- Attend the IICA Technology Expo in Sydney this November
The Institute of Instrumentation, Control and Automation Aust Inc (IICA) is an open arena for members to build their network and knowledge. In emerging from lockdown, IICA NSW is hosting their Technology Expo at Rosehill Racecourse on Wednesday 17 November from 2:00pm to 6:30pm, as a face-to-face event.
- New sulphur chemistry: The potential key to greener batteries
University of Adelaide researchers are developing the next generation of batteries, using sulphur chemistry to reduce their environmental impact.
- Cheap, sustainable, efficient solar cells developed in Queensland
Researchers at the University of Queensland’s (UQ) Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) have modified a nanomaterial to make solar cells as efficient as silicon-based cells, but without their high cost and complex manufacturing.
- Sydney researchers create safe quarantine monitoring system
The University of Sydney has collaborated with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and the NSW Smart Sensing Network (NSSN) to deliver a quarantine monitoring system to be used by arrivals once state and national borders reopen.
- Automation and robotics test facility works underway in WA
Work has now started on the Australian Automation and Robotics Precinct (AARP) in Neerabup, Western Australia, which will form one of the biggest test facilities of its kind in the world.
- Kinetic to transition Victoria’s buses to zero-emissions
Kinetic, a Melbourne-based company that operates SkyBus and runs local bus routes across Australia and New Zealand, has been awarded a $2.3 billion contract to help transition Victoria’s bus fleet to zero-emissions.
- BHP Nickel West opens Australia’s first nickel sulphate plant
BHP Nickel West has opened a new nickel sulphate plant at their Kwinana nickel refinery in Western Australia, the first in Australia.
- New program accelerates CCUS projects in Australia
A new $250 million program is set to accelerate the development of commercial-scale carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) projects and hubs across Australia.
- A Net Zero Fund could chart the path to decarbonising Australia
The Australian Hydrogen Council, the peak representative body for the Australian hydrogen industry, has published a whitepaper charting the path to achieving net zero emissions in Australia, with over $10 billion required to fund applications that need hydrogen to decarbonise.
- Large scale, low emissions CCUS Hub considered in the NT
CSIRO and the Northern Territory government have partnered with industry and engineering businesses to develop the blueprint for a large scale, low emissions Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage Hub (CCUS) in Middle Arm.
- Global scale Townsville Energy Chemicals Hub proposed
A Townsville Energy Chemicals Hub (TECH) has been proposed at the Lansdown Eco-Industrial Precinct in Queensland to refine ore and produce critical materials for use in new technology batteries.
- Four defence projects boost advanced cyber capabilities
Scientists at the University of Adelaide’s School of Computer Science will be working on a new set of defence-related projects related to advanced cyber capabilities.
- $50 million to RAMPP up microgrids in regional Australia
ARENA has announced the launch of its $50 million Regional Australia Microgrid Pilots Program (RAMPP), which will support microgrid pilot projects across regional Australia.
- New tool created to manage WHS risks associated with AI
The New South Wales government’s Centre for Work Health and Safety is developing a digital Artificial Intelligence (AI) Risk Management Tool, to help businesses manage workplace health and safety (WHS) risks when introducing and using the technology.
- Long-awaited track-and-trace technology introduced in SA
Game-changing track-and-trace technology will revolutionise bushfire fighting in South Australia with the rollout of Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) equipment, enhancing fireground safety and intelligence during emergencies.
- Setonix: The fastest supercomputer in the Southern Hemisphere
The first phase of what will be the fastest public research supercomputer in the Southern Hemisphere, Setonix, has been unveiled at WA’s Pawsey Centre, resplendent in artwork that reflects the skies it will help researchers to unlock.
- Australia aims to rollout two more regional hydrogen hubs
The federal government is boosting its investment under the Clean Hydrogen Industrial Hubs program by a further $150 million, to rollout two more hydrogen hubs in priority regional sites.