Electricity Crisis: What Is “Lack Of Reserve”?

Australia's electricity system - lack of reserve

There have been many mentions of “lack of reserve” at various levels during the electricity crisis in Australia’s eastern states – what does it all mean? [Read more…]

UN Chief: More Fossil Fuel Funding “Delusional”

UN Secretary-General António Guterres - fossil fuels and renewable energy

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has again called for OECD countries to fully ditch coal power by 2030, and all others by 2040. [Read more…]

BS Called On Queensland “Sun Tax” Scare

Queensland "Sun Tax"

An article claiming a “sun tax” looms for solar power system owners in Queensland had the interwebs abuzz yesterday; well, a corner of it. [Read more…]

Better Feed-In Tariffs For NSW Solar Owners

NSW solar feed-in tariffs - 2022/23

There’s some good news for owners of solar power systems in New South Wales from the state’s Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART). [Read more…]

Solar Energy Shoves WA Coal Power Out The Door

Coal power in Western Australia

Muja Power Station circa 2001 – Image: Nachoman-au, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Rooftop solar power and other renewables have put the final nails in WA’s state-owned coal-fired power stations. [Read more…]

The Rush On Solar Panels: Installation Timeframes

Finn Peacock and Andy Park - home solar power

SolarQuotes founder Finn Peacock spoke with ABC Radio National’s RN Drive’s Andy Park last night about the recent – and and at this point ongoing – rush on solar power systems resulting from looming electricity price rises, and feed-in tariffs. [Read more…]

Solar Power Pumping On Major Murray Pipeline

SA Water - solar power

Tens of thousands of solar panels installed near Murray Bridge have been connected to an SA Water pumping station. [Read more…]

JinkoSolar’s Malaysian Factory Running On 100% Renewable Electricity

JinkoSolar and 100% renewable energy

One of the world’s largest solar panel manufacturers has shifted all electricity consumption for its factory in Malaysia to renewables. [Read more…]

Charging Up Victoria’s EV Workforce

EV charger installations in Victoria

Victoria’s Andrews Government has announced an investment of close to $1 million to support upskilling hundreds of the state’s electricians to install EV chargers. [Read more…]

More Tindo Solar Panels For Bendigo Bank Branches

Bendigo Bank - Tindo Solar panels

Another two Bendigo Bank branches have installed solar systems, both of which feature Australian-made Tindo Solar panels. [Read more…]