Australia’s Liberal Party has elected a new leader, Malcolm Turnbull, a move which has every chance to have a positive impact on the country’s renewable energy industry which has suffered heavily under the now-previous Prime Minister, Tony Abbott. The move comes after many months of political infighting, bickering, and rumour, not to mention yet another Liberal Party leadership spill in February of 2015, which saw then Prime Minister Tony Abbott face
“We’re the single biggest port for hardwood chips being exported, in the world,” says Port of Portland chief executive Jim Cooper.
It is a claim that can only be fully appreciated when standing atop one of the 40-metre mountains of blue gum woodchips that are waiting to be shipped from the port on Victoria’s south west coast.
Trees that have continued to grow for the past 15-odd years and, for the companies
Various type of Bioenergy crops, can play a key role in delivering a low carbon future, the report says.
A global bioenergy assessment has said biofuels could meet up to a third of the world’s transportation fuel needs by the middle of the century.
The report – involving fifty leading experts from 24 nations – said bioenergy had the potential to be a major key driver in delivering a low-carbon future and will be
Finally after a long protracted government review with an intense period of political argy-bargy Australia’s Renewable Energy Target (RET) was reset in June. The RET, a federal government policy designed to ensure that a minimum amount of Australia’s electricity comes from renewable sources by 2020, was reduced from the previously legislated 41,000 gig watt hours to 33,000 GWh.
Despite the target being lowered with many people in Australian disappointed with the reduction, the new
Animal feeds play a leading role in the global food industry, enabling economic production of animal proteins throughout the world. Feed is the largest and most important component to ensuring safe, abundant and affordable animal proteins.
Livestock raising and the consumption of animal products make a crucial contribution to the economic and nutritional well being of millions of people around the world. Animal feeds play a leading role in the