Roads & Infrastructure magazine looks at the benefits, opportunities and challenges that face Australian utilities making the jump into the Information Age.
The development of low-cost, semi-transparent solar cells provides a number of opportunities to harness energy through infrastructure forms, including windows, walls and roofs. But what is standing in the way of progress?
With cities around the globe striving to achieve low carbon outcomes in the face of climate change, Professor Deo Prasad says collaboration between government and industry is key to overcoming the obstacles in Australia.
The South Australian Government has fast tracked the construction of the plant by granting Tesla a $2 million grant alongside a $30 million loan from the Renewable Technology Fund.