The Croatian-built Rimac Concept One electric sports car has been exhibited at the Top Marques Monaco motor show. The manufacturers claim that it could do 500 kilometres an hour but they have limited to 300 kilometres an hour for safety reasons. It will do 0 to 100 kilometres per hour in 2.8 seconds and has a range of 600 kilometres on a single charge – and will cost $US 980,000.
- Advanced Biofuel Plant Planned for GladstoneSouthern Oil Refining has announced plans to construct a pilot plant for the production of advanced biofuels. If the pilot plant is successful, the company plans to expand it into a commercial-scale refinery that would produce 200 million litres of advanced biofuel a year. Continue reading »
- ACT Auction to Provide Home Battery StorageThe ACT Government is auctioning 109 megawatts of renewable energy feed-in tariff capacity. The successful bidders will establish a solar photovoltaic with battery storage program in the ACT. Continue reading »
- CEFC and ARENA to Be RetainedThe Commonwealth Government is to keep both of the renewable energy agencies that the former Abbott government attempted to dismantle. Continue reading »