Labor Pledges “Solar Banks” And Community Batteries

Powering Australia Plan - solar and batteries

Among Labor’s renewables related commitments are initiatives to make solar power accessible to some of the many Australians currently missing out. [Read more…]

Australian Solar Systems Interest Index: December 2021

SolarQuotes auSSII report - December 2021

What size solar power systems were Australians wanting in November? What proportion were considering a home battery? Find out in the latest auSSII report. [Read more…]

Victoria’s Solar Feed-In Tariff Review

Victoria feed-in tariff 2022/23

Victoria’s Essential Services Commission is reviewing the minimum solar feed-in tariff payable to system owners for the solar energy they export to the grid – and has released its draft decision. [Read more…]

Reclaim PV Recycling Adelaide Gets Cranking 

Reclaim solar panel recycling Adelaide

A solar panel recycling facility in Adelaide’s south officially commenced operations this week – and it should be kept pretty busy. [Read more…]

Australia’s Solar Rebate In 2022: What’s Ahead

Australia's solar rebate in 2022

Being the final month of the year, it’s a good time to look at what will happen with Australia’s hugely popular solar rebate when the calendar flips over to January 1, 2022. [Read more…]

JinkoSolar Q3 2021 Results Released

JinkoSolar panel shipments Q3 2021

Shipments of JinkoSolar panels took a small hit in Q3 – but the Jinko juggernaut continues to rumble on. [Read more…]

Macedon Ranges Shire Council Joins Cities Power Partnership

Cities Power Partnership - Macedon Ranges Shire

Victoria’s Macedon Ranges Shire Council has joined more than 150 local governments across Australia that have signed on to the Cities Power Partnership. [Read more…]

How Much More Do Renters Pay For Solar Homes In Australia?

Solar panels on Australian rental houses

A newly published study answers the question: “Do solar panels increase housing rents in Australia?” – and by how much. [Read more…]

Major Karratha Rooftop Solar And Battery Project Awarded

Karratha Leisureplex solar energy project

The City Of Karratha has chosen its preferred tenderer for a big rooftop solar power and battery installation at Karratha Leisureplex. [Read more…]

Morrison Government Gas Plan For Australia “A Disaster”

Morrison Government gas plan

While COP26 is still clearly visible in its rear view mirror, the Morrison Government has already “set fire” to the agreement it made at the conference says the Climate Council. [Read more…]