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Brisbane’s South Bank Solar Lighting Switched On

Solar light - Brisbane

A fully solar powered light is now operating at Brisbane’s South Bank Promenade as a test installation.

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Townsville Solar Shade Project Tender Kicks Off

Townsville City Council solar shade project

Townsville City Council is inviting proposals for shading for car parks and footpaths between the Stadium Precinct and Townsville’s CBD that will also generate electricity.

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Risen Energy Providing Solar Panels For Bushfire Relief Efforts

Risen solar panels Resilient Energy Collective

Risen Energy Australia says it will supply its solar panels for modular solar and energy storage systems being rolled out in bushfire affected communities.

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Rise Of The 500W+ Solar Panel

500 watt solar panels

JinkoSolar is the latest manufacturer to unveil a 500W+ solar panel – and it boasts significantly more capacity than others recently announced.

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Aurora PV + Storage Project Update

Aurora solar storage project - South Australia

Last week, CEO of SiliconAurora Marie Pavlik addressed some questions related to the Aurora Project near Port Augusta in South Australia.

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Solar Power Is Getting Cheaper, Faster Than Anyone Predicted

Utility-scale solar electricity is going to drive fossil fuels out of the power generation market, sooner rather than later, according to clean energy investor and advocate Ramez Naam.

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SA Home Battery Scheme’s New Calculator Gives Dismal Results (If You Can Find It)

calculator in the sand

Finally, after one and a half years, the South Australian Home Battery scheme has added a battery calculator to their site.

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City Of Greater Geraldton Reaping Solar Rewards

Solar panels - Geraldton Western Australia

Western Australia’s City of Greater Geraldton Council says it is reaping “mega” returns from solar panels recently installed on the Library and Aquarena.

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Payback Time: REC Files Patent Suit Against QCells

REC vs QCells patent

The patent battle between QCells and REC has taken a new twist, with REC returning fire with its own (unrelated) complaint.

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Bathurst Council Readying For More Solar Power

Solar energy for Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre

Bathurst Regional Council is preparing to have another significant solar power system installed – this one on the Memorial Entertainment Centre; and it’s likely not the last.

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