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$11.4 Million Tonsley Hydrogen Cracker is Crackers

Tonsley Hydrogen electrolyser project is crackers

The South Australian Government has given development approval to Australian Gas Networks (AGN) for an $11.4 million dollar electrolyser project. It will produce hydrogen in Adelaide’s not at all scenic suburb of Tonsley.

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Australian Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) Standard Released

Australian battery standards

A standard covering new battery installations in Australia was published by Standards Australia last week – and while a lot of work has been done since the draft, some aren’t happy with the final product.

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What Type Of Solar Battery Backup Do You Need?

Solar battery backup

In this video, Finn discusses the different types of home solar battery backup and what happens with each in a mains grid blackout scenario.

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Check Out A Solar Farm In October

Solar farms open day

If you’ve always wanted to take a look around a solar farm, towards the end of October may offer you an opportunity to do so.

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Lithium Ion Battery Boffins Bag Nobel

Nobel prize for lithium ion battery pioneers

Three scientists who played key roles in making lithium-ion based energy storage the ubiquitous technology it is today have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019.

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Trump Administration Backflips On Bifacial Solar Panel Tariff Exemption

Bifacial solar panels

The shine has somewhat come off imported bifacial solar panels in the USA after a backflip by the U.S. Trade Representative.

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Coffs Harbour City Council Powering Ahead With Solar Energy

Coffs Harbour Council - Solar Energy

New South Wales’ Coffs Harbour City Council announced yesterday work has commenced on installing solar power systems at the first sites under its “Powering Ahead” initiative.

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(Slightly) Cheaper Electricity Network Charges Ahead For South Australians

SA Power Networks - SAPN

A draft decision by the Australian Energy Regulator would see a reduction in network distribution charges whacked on South Australians’ electricity bills next financial year.

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Solar Savings For Mitchell Shire Council In Seymour

Seymour Victoria - solar energy

Seymour Sports and Aquatic Centre in Victoria’s Mitchell Shire is now sporting a 99kW solar power system. We’ll just have to assume that’s what the folks in the photo above are pointing to.

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Solar For Beginners – How Homes Utilise Solar Power

How solar energy is used in a home

In this video Finn explains the basics of how solar electricity is used in a home and what happens when there’s a surplus or deficit in power production.

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