Hydrogen & Stupidity

Hydrogen & Stupidity

“The two most common elements in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity” – Harlan Ellison Hydrogen is used extensively in Australia and around the world mainly for refining and ammonia production. It is also a great cooling medium for large power generators...
Renewables Rise Again

Renewables Rise Again

The Energy Transition is certainly underway – renewables are steadily increasing while baseload power provided by coal and gas plants continues to tick along – generally with reliability. I’m sure you are aware of the Callide C4 catastrophic failure...
Energy Sector Practical Training

Energy Sector Practical Training

While in Perth last week I caught up with some old work colleagues at a couple of excellent training facilities providing theoretical and practical training for the energy sector. You cannot beat real life, dynamic practical training which reflect various day to day...
What motivates you – business driven for success

What motivates you – business driven for success

I remember way back when as a teenager I started my first after-school job, at Aussie Disposals (Army surplus/ camping store). I was so happy I went and purchased a portable cassette player (dual player and reversible – so innovative at the time).  Then when I...
The strange energy items you find out and about

The strange energy items you find out and about

I took a walk through the Brisbane Botanic Gardens today with my wife and saw this – and thought to myself ‘renewable energy’ (wuk, wuk, thanks Matt) and it reminded me of the important work underway transitioning from higher to lower CO2 emitting...