Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has been appointed as chair of a new board to advise the NSW government’s long-term climate policy in his first major political post since leaving Federal Parliament almost three years ago. The new board, which has been modelled on the United Kingdom’s independent Climate Change Committee, will be established by regulation and give strategic and expert advice on program design and funding proposals under the $1 billion first stage of emissions reduction covering 2020-30.
Non-recylable end of life plastic is an under -utilised resource that is currently treated as a costly and challenging waste management issue, often dealt with through incineration or landfill. The thermal conversion chamber which operates in the absence of oxygen, so there is no burning as the plastics gasify. The synthetic gas can then be used for power generation or as a fuel in its own right (ie. hydrogen).https://www.powerhouseenergy.co.uk/technology/
Tesla’s iconic cybertruck considers a retractable solar panel that can boost its power for longer range. R&D has been improving the efficiency and durability of solar pv. There are works around flexibility solar material and even solar paint. Maybe the era of solar car might never come but solar technology makes EV possible with with cheap and clean fuel. So is solar/electric hybrid the way to go for countries like Australia?