The development of low-cost, semi-transparent solar cells provides a number of opportunities to harness energy through infrastructure forms, including windows, walls and roofs. But what is standing in the way of progress?
The winners of this year’s awards range from renewable energy projects, solar energy infrastructure through to road safety innovation.
Wind farm developer Goldwind has signed an agreement with a local firm to deliver the project, which will support up to 150 jobs during construction.
Global energy and infrastructure business Acciona Energy has been selected to develop, finance, construct and operate a $500 million solar farm at Aldoga in Queensland.
Victoria’s share in Snowy Hydro Limited has been approved for sale by the State Government and ratified the agreement reached with the Federal Government.
With cities around the globe striving to achieve low carbon outcomes in the face of climate change, Professor Deo Prasad says collaboration between government and industry is key to overcoming the obstacles in Australia.