17 September 2014
ARENA CEO Ivor Frischknecht’s article “Australian Mine Sites – Powered by the Sun” is the cover story in latest edition of the Queensland Mining and Energy Bulletin.
The article explains how renewables are emerging as an affordable and reliable solution to the Australian mining industry’s need for energy security in operations located off the grid in remote locations.
It also provides detail of the work ARENA is doing directly with the mining industry to help identify such opportunities and improve the likelihood of renewables being considered as a viable alternative for onsite energy supply.
The full article can be read online at the Queensland Mining & Energy Bulletin.