Australia has named former telecoms watchdog Andrew Dyer as its first wind farm commissioner, an appointment the country’s Clean Energy Council said could herald a return to “sensible debate” over the future of the renewable source.
Shanghai-based Envision Energy — one of the rising stars of the Chinese wind sector — has never hidden its plans to become a major global turbine supplier, but the first half of 2015 saw those ambitions start to crystalise.
06 October 2015 06:59 GMT
Australia’s environment minister today said the country’s Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) may still make investments in the sector, in a signal of a softening approach to renewables under new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
29 September 2015 09:49 GMT
One of the world’s most anti-wind political leaders has been ousted, after Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was given his marching orders today by his own Liberal party in a move that could herald a softening of clean-energy policy.
14 September 2015 12:42 GMT
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