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Hydrogen gives new life to Toyota’s Altona car manufacturing plant
5 days ago

Hydrogen gives new life to Toyota’s Altona car manufacturing plant

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has today announced funding for Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited to start the transformation of part of its decommissioned car manufacturing plant in Altona …
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World’s largest floating LNG platform starts production in Australia
3 months ago

World’s largest floating LNG platform starts production in Australia

By  •  LNG

Royal Dutch Shell said on Wednesday it has begun output at its Prelude floating liquefied natural gas facility in Australia, the world’s largest floating production structure and the last of a wave …
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E10 petrol may not be driving your car, or your dollar, further
9 months ago

E10 petrol may not be driving your car, or your dollar, further

By  •  E10

If you are one of the growing numbers of Australians looking to reduce your petrol bills by filling up with E10, you might be in for a surprise.

Unless …
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E10 petrol rip-off: pushes motorists to buy premium fuel, doesn’t lead to cleaner air
9 months ago

E10 petrol rip-off: pushes motorists to buy premium fuel, doesn’t lead to cleaner air

By  •  E10

MOTORISTS in NSW and Queensland are being forced to use E10 fuel despite growing doubts about cost savings and environmental benefits.

While other states have so far resisted the …
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Could E10 be the answer to reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions?
9 months ago

Could E10 be the answer to reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions?

By  •  E10

With Australia committing to reduce emissions by 26 to 28 percent by 2030 through the Paris Agreement, increasing the use of ethanol-blended petrol (E10) could be the answer to cutting Australia’s transport …
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Fruit mix for green fuel
9 months ago

Fruit mix for green fuel

Queensland researchers have been mixing waste from essential oil production with fuel, and found they can still achieve similar performance.

The production of orange, tea tree, eucalyptus and other essential …
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NSW Biofuels mandate has failed
10 months ago

NSW Biofuels mandate has failed

By  •  Biofuel

In 2007, the then NSW Government passed new laws to mandate the sale of ethanol and biodiesel blended fuels by the State’s larger fuel retailers. The 2007 laws sought to …
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Woodside Petroleum to pump an extra $US1b into Scarborough development
10 months ago

Woodside Petroleum to pump an extra $US1b into Scarborough development

By  •  LNG

Woodside has increased the cost of its Scarborough development by $US1 billion after upping the size of the processing capacity at its Pluto gas facility.

The gas heavyweight now expects …
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E10 fuel keeps on catching on in Queensland
10 months ago

E10 fuel keeps on catching on in Queensland

One in five Queensland passenger vehicles is now using petrol with 10 per cent ethanol – a carbon reduction comparable to taking approximately 13,000 cars off the road.

Energy Minister …
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Could E10 be the answer to reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emission
11 months ago

Could E10 be the answer to reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emission

The transport sector is responsible for 16 percent of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions – according to the Quarterly Update of Australia’s National Greenhouse Gas Inventory: December 2015, with cars accounting for …
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