SA Water’s Proposed Suburban Solar + Storage Project: Update

Solar + energy storage facility - Adelaide

The development application for a solar farm with battery storage in Adelaide’s southern suburbs is nearing the end of its public notification period. [Read more…]

Distributed Energy Resources Register Kickoff Approaches

Distributed Energy Resources register

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Starting December, solar installers operating in Australia’s NEM states will be required to provide more information about their PV installations and battery installs. [Read more…]

The Netherlands’ Biggest Floating Solar Farm Built In Just 6 Weeks

Floating solar - Netherlands

Germany’s BayWa r.e. has announced completion of construction of its third floating solar farm in the Netherlands – a 14.5MW facility. [Read more…]

Big Solar Faces A Tough Crowd In Greater Hume

Large-scale solar energy in Greater Hume

A proposed solar farm project north-east of Walla Walla in New South Wales starts its exhibition period, while another large-scale PV venture in the region may face formal opposition from Greater Hume Council. [Read more…]

Climate Emergency Declaration Movement Update

Climate emergency

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Another five councils across Australia have declared a climate emergency in the last few weeks, three of them in New South Wales. [Read more…]

Whatever Happened To The Monash Forum?

The Monash Forum

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An Australian pro-coal power group that aimed to improve the reputation of the little black/brown rock and created a ruckus in the process has disappeared – or has it? [Read more…]

Victorian Solar Battery Rebate Expansion

Victoria battery rebate

Solar Victoria CEO Stan Krpan announced on Friday residents in an additional 80 postcodes are now able to apply for the state’s Solar Homes battery rebate. [Read more…]

Australian Solar Systems Interest Index – November 2019

auSSII Australian solar report - November 2019

Our latest Australian Solar Systems Index (auSSII) report outlines what prospective buyers were wanting in a PV installation (and home batteries) last month. [Read more…]

Australia’s 6.5 – 7kW Solar Power System Installations Quadruple

Solar energy systems - Australia

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Australia is set to have another huge year for small-scale solar installations according to figures and a forecast released by the Clean Energy Regulator yesterday. [Read more…]

Victoria’s Solar Rebate – Update

Solar power rebate - Victoria

Leading up to November’s first Victorian solar panel rebate allocation tomorrow, Solar Victoria has released some statistics on the last round. [Read more…]