Australia

Gupta says coal no longer cheapest energy

July 23, 2018 ecodaily 0

  The UK billionaire who bought South Australia’s troubled Whyalla steelworks says Australians are yet to grasp that new coal-fired electricity is more expensive to produce than solar power. Sanjeev Gupta is investing $2 billion […]

Agriculture

Farming forecast: turning waste into energy

July 19, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Biomethane will in coming years be generated at hundreds of sites around the country through the use of anaerobic digesters (ADs) and injected into the national gas grid. Ireland is uniquely well-positioned to exploit […]

Energy

All-renewable energy is a prescription for disaster

July 5, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic establishment by crushing incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in the primary race in New York’s 14th Congressional District. She successfully portrayed Crowley as out of touch with his constituents. “He works for […]