Vanessa Petrie appointed as new CEO of BZE

Pictured: Vanessa Petrie, CEO Beyond Zero Emissions from January 16, 2017 BZE is delighted to announce that this week we have appointed Vanessa Petrie to the CEO position. Vanessa comes from an engineering background with a Bachelor of Environmental Engineering from RMIT and a Masters of Environment from Melbourne University. She has led a varied career with [...]

By | 2017-02-28T11:30:43+00:00 19 Dec 2016|BZE Articles|Comments Off on Vanessa Petrie appointed as new CEO of BZE

Crowd Funding: Zero-Carbon Industry Plan

On December 1st Beyond Zero Emissions embarked on a crowd funding campaign, to fund our Zero-Carbon Industry Plan. Then on December 14th our amazing BZE Newcastle coordinator, a treasured colleague and volunteer, Jennifer Bates, was killed in a road accident. In the days following the accident Jen's family approached us - might we be able to accept donations [...]

By | 2017-01-01T16:57:16+00:00 01 Dec 2016|BZE Articles, Featured|Comments Off on Crowd Funding: Zero-Carbon Industry Plan

Gemasolar Concentrated Solar Power Plant

The Gemasolar Concentrated Solar Power Plant in Spain began operation in 2011. It  can generate electricity 24 hours a day.  The solar collectors direct sunlight onto a single solar tower, heating molten salt.  This heat can be stored and used as required to drive a steam turbine and generate electricity.  It can run for up [...]

By | 2017-03-28T13:03:01+00:00 28 Jan 2016|BZE Articles, Concentrated solar thermal|Comments Off on Gemasolar Concentrated Solar Power Plant

Energy Freedom News – Paris, Zero Carbon Communities, Gas, Batteries and Getting to be Energy Free in Glen Waverley

Energy Freedom News December 2015 Energy Freedom is our 9-step home energy upgrade program, an initiative stemming from the Beyond Zero Emissions and Melbourne Energy Institute Buildings Plan Media: The Conversation  Climate Spectator  Sydney Morning Herald  ABC   The Energy Freedom Home Book is our household energy upgrade manual which looks at each of the 9 steps in enough [...]

By | 2017-05-16T13:44:22+00:00 22 Dec 2015|BZE Articles|Comments Off on Energy Freedom News – Paris, Zero Carbon Communities, Gas, Batteries and Getting to be Energy Free in Glen Waverley