“Performance issues” hobble output at ground-breaking solar farm

“Performance issues” hobble output at ground-breaking solar farm

The Queensland-based zinc refiner Sun Metals has cited unspecified “performance issues” for a significant reduction in output at what was a ground-breaking solar farm near Townsville.

Townsville office complex, and Adani Carmichael coal mine HQ, goes solar

Townsville office complex, and Adani Carmichael coal mine HQ, goes solar

Brisbane-based Sentinel Property Group continued its portfolio-wide shift to solar last week, with the installation of a 100kW PV system at its River Quays building in Townsville – an office complex whose tenants include Indian mining giant Adani Resources.

NAB backs Queensland battery gigafactory plans as financial advisor

NAB backs Queensland battery gigafactory plans as financial advisor

Magnis Resources, an Australian graphite producer and member of the consortium behind the Imperium3 Townsville project (iM3TSV) said on Thursday that NAB had been tapped to advise on the $2 billion battery plant.

Morrison refuses to discuss climate change as Tasmania burns, Townsville floods

Morrison refuses to discuss climate change as Tasmania burns, Townsville floods

On two occasions in the last two days – in visits to Tasmania on Monday to witness the bush-fires threatening thousand-year-old forests, and to Townsville on Tuesday to observe the record floods – Morrison refused to mention climate.

Yurika! Queensland to install Tesla big battery in Townsville

Yurika! Queensland to install Tesla big battery in Townsville

“With around 20,000 residential rooftop solar systems in Townsville, battery storage technology will help ensure power quality and reliability in the local network,” Furner said in his statement.