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City Of Newcastle Celebrating Solar Energy Success

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City Of Newcastle’s solar farm started cranking clean electricity two years ago, and Council has continued to install panels across its assets since.

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EV Charging Chat With Chargefox’s Evan B.

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Evan Beaver from Chargefox shows us his home EV charger setup and discusses differences in electric car charging.

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Chevron Australia Buying Offsets For CCS Fail

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Chevron Australia’s Gorgon carbon capture and storage (CCS) project wasn’t – and probably still isn’t – living up to expectations.

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NSW NPWS Aims To Be Carbon Positive By 2028

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Solar power is set to help New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service achieve its carbon emission reduction goals.

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75% of Home Batteries Faulty In Long Term Battery Testing

Home battery testing results

Canberra Battery Test Centre just released Report #11 describing its third round of battery testing and the results. I’ll give details below but, if you want a quick overview, I can tell you the new batteries didn’t do well.  Only 2 of the 8 battery brands tested worked as they were supposed to.   The […]

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Risen Energy Spruiks Alloy Steel Solar Panel Frames

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  Major Chinese solar panel manufacturer Risen Energy says it is addressing the emissions footprint of aluminium module frames through the use of coated alloyed steel. But there’s a lot of missing detail in its announcement.

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EV Charger Recommendations From A Solar Installer

Electric Vehicle Chargers

This seasoned Australian solar installer has branched out into EV chargers. Find out what he’s installing, the cost involved and other electric car charging recommendations for solar owners.

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Solar Panels + Electric Car = Zero Electricity And Fuel Bills

Solar panels and electric car

How much can you save with an electric car if your home has a rooftop solar power system? In this solar/EV owner’s case, a significant amount.

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What Is The International Solar Alliance?

International Solar Alliance

Australia has been part of it for years and the USA just joined it – so, what is the International Solar Alliance (ISA)?

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Longi Inks Solar Panel Supply Deal With Australia’s OSW

Longi Solar panels

Solar panel supply agreements can be a bit ho-hum. But given issues in Australia at the moment, such deals are good news.

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