Co-pilot of world’s first solar plane to circle globe starts new company, to drive “new aviation solutions” including flying cars, drones and vertical take-off and landing aircraft.
Australia’s first large scale solar and big battery storage installation – the Lakeland project near Cooktown in far north Queensland – officially connected to the grid.
Queensland turns to jet-fuel and imports from NSW wind farm as soaring temperatures pushed demand to a new peak, and its big coal generators wilted in the heat. Fortunately, it also had heaps of rooftop solar.
Tesla urges energy market rule maker to catch up with speed and versatility of battery storage, both big and small.