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Free Solar For 3,000 Low Income Households In New South Wales

Solar energy for low-income households - NSW

The Berejiklian Government’s Solar for Low Income Households Trial, first announced last year, is now under way. [Continue reading…]

SolarQuotes Vodcast Episode 33 – Dynamic Solar Stuff

In episode 33, Finn and Ronald discuss dynamic solar energy export limits, 25-year solar panel product warranties, 7 ways to get rid of unwanted solar panels and more. [Continue reading…]

Bloody Hell! Fuel Economy Of Australian Cars Has Been Getting Worse Since 2015!

Australian vehicle fuel efficiency

I’ve got some bad news about vehicle efficiency in Australia.  It’s going backwards.  And I don’t mean cars are now driving in reverse, sucking up smog and spitting out petrol.  Despite the fact that we urgently need to slash our emissions, the average fuel efficiency of Australian vehicles has been getting worse.

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Clean Energy Regulator Targeting Misuse Of Solar Installer Information

Clean Energy Regulator - compliance

Australia’s Clean Energy Regulator announced last week that it and the Clean Energy Council are targeting the misuse of accredited solar installer details.

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Solar Batteries, Power And Energy – What You Need To Know

Solar batteries - power and energy

If you’re considering a solar battery for your home, before making a purchase decision you should consider how much power it can provide as well as how much energy it can store. Finn explains the difference in this video and transcript.

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Another Solar + Storage Stadium Project In Victoria

Solar energy for Echuca Stadium

Victoria’s Campaspe Shire Council has announced it will be installing a solar and battery storage system at Echuca Stadium.

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Australian Climate Emergency Petition Reaches 370,000 Signatures

Climate emergency - Australia

A petition calling on the House of Representatives to a declare a climate emergency attracted hundreds of thousands of signatures, but a recent motion in Parliament failed.

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New Zealand Edges Closer Towards Achieving Renewable Energy Target

Renewable Energy In New Zealand

40% of New Zealand’s total energy supply and 84% of electricity consumed in the country came from renewable energy sources in 2018 according to a new report.

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Banyule City Council Seeking Feedback On Carbon Neutral Goal

Banyule Council carbon neutrality

Victoria’s Banyule City Council aims to achieve carbon neutrality in relation to its own operations by 2028 and has released a draft plan outlining steps towards achieving the goal.

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Tonsley Innovation District Mega Solar Power Installation Begins

Tonsley solar energy project

In Adelaide, the first solar panels have been installed for what will be one of Australia’s biggest rooftop solar energy projects.

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