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Hydrostor Will Build Compressed Air Storage for the Australian Grid

The project could lay the groundwork for unconventional storage on a massive scale. Australia’s grid storage market isn’t just for batteries any more. Canadian startup Hydrostor will build a novel compressed-air storage device in renewables-rich South Australia, the company announced last week. It plans to use the 5-megawatt project as a “showpiece” to educate customers […]

Electric car sector crying out for fast-charging sites, industry body says

Infrastructure Australia has proposed a national rollout of fast-charging sites for electric cars as one of its most pressing investment priorities over the next 15 years. Key points: Electric car take-up has been slower in Australia than in other developed countries Infrastructure Australia wants to put electric cars on the national agenda The new charging stations would […]