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Biggest Geothermal Plant in New Zealand Online
2 years ago

Biggest Geothermal Plant in New Zealand Online

Te Ahi O Maui will deliver up to 25 megawatts of electricity

New Zealand’s largest geothermal plant is now up and running, and better than advertised. After nearly three …
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Artificial Moon over Chengdu
2 years ago

Artificial Moon over Chengdu

Electricity-saving satellite could launch over Chinese city in 2020

“Goodnight moon. Goodnight cow jumping over the moon. Goodnight other moon.” OK, so that’s not how the classic children’s book …
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Kangaroo Tendons: Coming to a Person Near You
2 years ago

Kangaroo Tendons: Coming to a Person Near You

Researchers testing viability of marsupial parts in human ligament surgeries

Perhaps you’ve watched kangaroos hop along and envied their springiness. This may be especially true if you’ve suffered a sports …
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Bones Put Light Rail on Hold in Sydney
2 years ago

Bones Put Light Rail on Hold in Sydney

Latest delay a nightmare for planners of CBD and South East Light Rail

The discovery of bones near Sydney’s Central Railway Station has caused quite a fright for planners …
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NCEC Puts Spotlight on Technology and Infrastructure
2 years ago

NCEC Puts Spotlight on Technology and Infrastructure

Construction and mining equipment convention will unveil new machines and projects

 

As technology continues to put people in touch with the world at large, it allows them to …
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Bringing Sustainability to the Supply Chain
2 years ago

Bringing Sustainability to the Supply Chain

Partnerships highlight diversity as key to future of staffing

As you might suspect from the name, sustainability knowledge is a key focus of Australia’s Supply Chain Sustainability School. As …
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Rail Transformation in the Works for Victoria
2 years ago

Rail Transformation in the Works for Victoria

Melbourne’s rapid growth necessitates high-speed rail solutions

As Melbourne continues to be one of the world’s fastest growing cities, rapidly approaching a population of more than 5 million and …
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Downer Group to build Australia’s largest solar farm
2 years ago

Downer Group to build Australia’s largest solar farm

Limondale project will have a megawatt peak of 349

The Limondale Solar Farm is set to be Australia’s largest solar power plant when it opens in 2020. Oversight of …
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Australians discover extremely rare mineral
2 years ago

Australians discover extremely rare mineral

Reidite find could be key to revealing Woodleigh Crater as country’s largest

Value is in the eye of the beholder. While they can’t make jewelry or microprocessors with it, the …
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Is full internet speed ahead?
2 years ago

Is full internet speed ahead?

Australia has some of the world’s fastest mobile internet, but fixed broadband lags behind

 

Australia’s fixed broadband internet speed struggles to crack the top 50, yet its mobile …
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