Although Donald Trump has called climate change a hoax invented by China, Chinese leaders believe cutting carbon emissions will generate economic and political payoffs at home and abroad.
The need to urgently reduce greenhouse gas emissions is a major challenge to cheap electricity.
Germany’s energy transition is often held up as an incredible success story. So what can Australia learn?
Batteries aren't the only type of storage, and all types of storage have their role to play in the future grid.
Small-scale renewable energy projects have tremendous potential to power rural areas in the DRC. Rural areas in the country have very little access to electricity.
Whatever our electricity grid looks like in the future, it will need to be reliable.
Australia's electricity and climate agendas aren't on the same page.
The case for dismantling and recycling oil rigs is far from clear cut.
South Africa has a new energy plan. Renewable energy in the form of wind, gas and solar feature high on its agenda.
Individual light-harvesting protein complexes have a remarkable ability. Light, which is normally effectively harvested, is also used to finely control how much of it should be harvested.
America's coal heartland is delighted with Donald Trump's election win. But like King Canute, he can't turn back the tide of the global market push away from coal and towards renewables.
All is not lost for the climate with the election of Donald Trump.
The government in Delhi must be more ambitious. Current plans for more renewable energy plants are just a tenth of what is needed.
President-elect Trump's objective on energy and climate is clear: Undo Obama's legacy of environmental regulations and massively expand fossil fuel production.
Wind and solar farms are great. But we need to reduce energy demand and start taking carbon out of the atmosphere.
Leonardo DiCaprio's new climate documentary is an urgent call for the promised green tech revolution. But it shows too much faith in politicians and corporations to change their ways.
In Iceland, an audacious project to tap into magma deep below the surface may usher in a new era of geothermal power.
What are the crucial energy and climate policy questions facing the next president? Our academics weigh in.
New technologies that can help us to meet climate change targets are struggling to see the light of day. Incentives need to be fixed, and carbon pricing is at the heart of the matter.
South Australia's recent blackout raised questions about the role of wind energy in Australia's electricity network.