Australian Solar Prices: June 2022 Update

SolarQuotes Australian Solar Price Report  - June 2022

Which state had the cheapest solar power systems overall last month? Here’s a hint – the initials are WA. Discover what Australians across the country were paying for solar in May 2022. [Read more…]

Solar Polysilicon Price Challenges Remain

Solar polysilicon prices

Polysilicon only makes up a small proportion of the weight of a conventional solar panel – but it’s a crucial material and one that has been pretty pricey over the past year. [Read more…]

SA Electricity Prices And Solar Feed In Tariffs: What’s Happening?

ABC Radio's Sonya Feldhoff and SolarQuotes' Finn Peacock

As electricity prices in South Australia and across the country increase; solar is on the minds of many. SolarQuotes founder Finn Peacock chatted with Sonya Feldhoff on ABC Radio Adelaide’s Afternoons program yesterday about the home solar power situation in SA. [Read more…]

Final Days For Higher Solar Battery Rebate In Victoria

Victoria home battery rebate

Victoria’s solar battery rebate will see a significant reduction next week; but take a deep breath before racing off to buy a home battery. [Read more…]

SA Home Battery Scheme Wind-Down: Update

South Australia Home Battery Scheme subsidy

The clock is ticking for South Australians keen on securing a significant subsidy on a home battery system. [Read more…]

Large-Scale Battery For NT’s DKA Solar Centre

Rolls Royce battery - DKA Solar Centre

The Desert Knowledge Australia Solar Centre in Alice Springs is getting the Rolls-Royce of large-scale batteries – quite literally. [Read more…]

AVL Vanadium Redox Flow Battery Project Update

VSUN E22 vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB)

A 300 kWh vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB) earmarked for an Australian miner should be making its journey across the ocean soon – and a residential VRFB solution is still in the works. [Read more…]

ESB NEM Capacity Mechanism Design: Reactions

ESB - capacity market mechanism design

The Energy Security Board has released its thoughts on a proposed capacity mechanism to help heal what ails the National Electricity Market. [Read more…]

Majority Of SA Drivers Considering An Electric Vehicle

Electric vehicle interest in SA

An RAA survey indicates most motorists in South Australia are considering acquiring an EV when next purchasing a car. [Read more…]

Electricity Price Hike, Solar Feed-In Tariff Boost For Tasmania

Electricity price rise in Tasmania

The bad news on electricity prices continues, with Tasmanian households and businesses also hit by power cost increases. But solar owners will see a better feed-in tariff. [Read more…]