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Redeployable Commercial Solar Gets ARENA Cash

Solpod redeployable commercial solar

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is supporting a project involving the installation of redeployable solar power systems on commercial and government buildings.

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Yarra Ranges Council To Use Solar Charged Electric Vehicles

Yarra Ranges Council, Ioniqs and solar

Two new electric cars have been acquired by Victoria’s Yarra Ranges Council, which Council says will be charged by solar power.

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Solar Panel Direction: North Doesn’t Always Give Most Energy

It is generally accepted the best direction to face solar panels to get the maximum possible output is directly north.  While this is not a bad direction, it is often possible to get a very small boost by having them face slightly away from due north.  Usually facing them a little to the east will […]

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Amazon Employees Demand More Climate Action From Bezos And Board

Amazon and climate change

Thousands of Amazon employees have put their names to an open letter urging the giant of online retail and web services to lift its game on issues relating to climate change.

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Business Council Of Australia: Scrap “Unnecessary” Solar Subsidy

Australia's solar rebate

The Business Council of Australia’s plan for a stronger nation includes a call to scrap Australia’s hugely popular (and beneficial) major solar subsidy.

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Energy Transformation Must Be Accelerated : IRENA

IRENA energy transformation

More renewables are key to helping reach climate goals says the International Renewable Energy Agency, but we’re going to need to pick up the pace.

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NT’S Solar Energy Transformation Program (SETuP) Complete

Solar Energy Transformation Program (SETuP)

Dozens of remote communities throughout the Northern Territory are now benefiting from the integration of commercial and large-scale solar power under SETuP.

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Victoria’s Solar Homes Rebate Maxing Out – But Don’t Panic

Solar Victoria rebates

It was announced yesterday Solar Victoria will accept a final 2,000 applications for the Solar Homes Package rebate this financial year – but it will restart on July 1.

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SolarQuotes Vodcast Episode 11 – Sneaky Solar Battery Advertising

SolarQuotes Vodcast Episode 11

After a trip to Sydney last week for the Smart Energy Conference & Exhibition, the team is back in Adelaide for episode 11 of the SolarQuotes Vodcast.

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Hyundai Solar Panels: What’s The Hyundai Name Worth?

hyundai solar panels review

After a 7 year absence Hyundai solar panels became available again in Australia around 10 months ago.  Michael wrote about their return last year and in this article I’ll let you know what I’ve found out about them.

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