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.
- Stockland to Install Large Rooftop Solar SystemStockland has announced that it will install a 1.22 megawatt rooftop solar system on its 4 Green Star redevelopment of the Shellharbour Shopping Centre south of Wolongong. When installed, it is expected be the largest single-site rooftop solar installation to in Australia. The installation will comprise 3,991 panels and cover 7,568 square metres. It is […]
- Aussie Scientists Develop Cheaper Method of Producing HydrogenScientists at the University of New South Wales have developed a highly efficient oxygen-producing electrode for splitting water to produce hydrogen. The process has the potential to be scaled up for the industrial production of the clean energy fuel. Hydrogen has great potential for storing electricity and as a fuel but the majority of hydrogen […]
- World First Online Solar Factory SimulatorThe University of New South Wales has launched the world’s first online solar cell factory simulator. The online “PV Factory” allows the user to design and build virtual solar cells to maximise their efficiency and to gain a deeper understanding of solar cell production. The simulator processes virtual wafers through twelve production steps and presents the […]