No, This Device Will Not Provide Big Electricity Bill Savings

Power saver scam

Online ads have been popping up on Australian screens spruiking a magic product that promises to slash electricity bills by “up to 90%”. It’s a scam. [Read more…]

Solar Installer Shuns String Inverters, Switches To Microinverters

Enphase microinverter - Penrith Solar

Penrith Solar Centre managing director Jake Warner with an Enphase microinverter

Citing safety, simplicity, support and performance reasons, NSW’s Penrith Solar has bid farewell to string inverters and is now only installing solar power systems with microinverters. [Read more…]

Movement At The Station – Morwell Solar Farm

Morwell Solar Farm

The public notification period for a solar farm incorporating battery storage on the outskirts of the Victorian coal town of Morwell recently kicked off. [Read more…]

Coca-Cola Amatil Joins The RE100

Coca Cola Amatil - solar panels

Beverage bottler Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has joined the RE100 renewable energy initiative after committing to 100% renewable electricity across its operations here and abroad. [Read more…]

TAI: Fossil Fuel Exporters Should Cough Up For Climate Damage

Fossil fuel level for climate damage

The Australia Institute (TAI) is calling on the NSW Government to support a levy on fossil fuel exports to help cover the costs of climate change impacts in the state. [Read more…]

Melbourne Market’s Massive Solar Power Upgrade

Melbourne Market - solar power

Melbourne Market in Epping is set for a big bump up in solar power capacity, with the market community and produce to also get better protection from the elements. [Read more…]

Audit Reveals Coal Power Station Pollution Inaction

Coal power pollution - Australia

Image: Environmental Justice Australia

Taking decreases in electricity generation into account, there’s been little change to the toxic pollution emissions profile of coal-fired power stations says Environmental Justice Australia. [Read more…]

JinkoSolar Publishes Q4 2020 And Full Year Results

Jinko Solar panels

For solar panel manufacturing giant JinkoSolar, its 2020 shipment figures read like the pandemic never happened. [Read more…]

Eurobodalla Shire Council Seals Renewable Energy Deal

Eurobodalla Shire Council - solar energy

NSW’s Eurobodalla Shire Council (ESC) is on track to achieving its renewable energy target after inking a clean power purchase agreement. [Read more…]

Maxeon Solar Releases Q4 And FY20 Results

Maxeon Solar Technologies

SunPower spinoff Maxeon Solar Technologies has published results for the firm’s first full quarter as an independent public company, and revealed intentions to assemble solar panels in the USA. [Read more…]