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Large-scale solar industry takes off as 12 new plants secure finance

Broken Hill solar farm. Twelve new plants awarded grants by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency are now in the pipeline. Photograph: Josh Wall/Guardian Australia Australia’s large-scale solar industry now appears to be on solid ground, with all 12 plants recently awarded grant funding by the Australian Renewable EnergyAgency reaching “financial close” this month. That means they are fully financed and ... Read More »

Your Z-Wave smart home gadgets just got more secure

Enlarge Image The soon-to-be-released Kwikset Obsidian smart lock is one of many connected home devices that communicate using Z-Wave. Smart home gadgets typically use some sort of wireless radio to communicate with each other — and the creators of those gadgets must take steps to ensure that those wireless transmissions are secure. Now, the makers of the popular Z-Wave protocol ... Read More »

Japan to conduct appropriate JGB management to secure stable absorption

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Wednesday the Japanese government would continue to conduct an appropriate government bond management policy through close dialogue with markets to secure stable absorption of government debt. Suga, Japan’s top government spokesman, told a news conference that the government would closely monitor JGB markets. Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ said earlier it is considering quitting ... Read More »