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Australia’s opposition party announces solar-wind revolution

By Fri, Aug 21, 2015 1:20PM UTC 0 Comment

Australia’s opposition block has come up with a defiant act against Tony Abbott’s government on the Renewable Energy Target (RET) by committing to an ambitious target of 50 percent by 2030. In Victoria alone, a solar and wind farms revolution will soon get underway. By 2020, RET will be no less than 20 percent....

Green Asia Part I – Da Nang, Vietnam

By Tue, Jun 10, 2014 11:29AM UTC 0 Comment

The Green Journal is featuring three Low Carbon Model Towns (LCMT) in Asia-Pacific based on the feasibility studies conducted by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC). This is the first instalment of the series. Da Nang , located in the centre of Vietnam, 764 km from Hanoi and 964 km from Ho Chi Minh City, is a booming tourism development town known for  its idyllic...

Will Asia embrace clean energy?

By Fri, May 11, 2012 11:08PM UTC 0 Comment

Developments around Asia and the Pacific suggest that clean power generation may soon have its day. Japan looks like it may be leaving nuclear power behind in favor of energy saving measures and cleaner power sources, while China’s next generation is more concerned about climate change than youthful populations in many other major nations. This...