The solar schools and towns program appear to be latest victims of Abbott’s systematic destruction of Australia’s solar opportunity.
Macquarie gains electricity retail licence as it rolls out solar leasing business. Other firms, including Sungevity, are also applying – at least for exemptions.
With about 37,007 megawatts (MW) of solar PV power installed in 2013, world solar PV power capacity increased about 35% to 136,697 MW.
Can generators live off two hours of demand a day? And what if utilities actually tried to slow down the rollout of rooftop solar? If these are questions energy utilities are asking themselves in the current market environment, they may not like investment bank Bernstein’s answers.
As households invest another $1.7 billion in rooftop PV, the solar industry launches Solar Facts site to counter myths about renewable energy.
NSW council to install 50kW solar array to help power sewage plant, partly funded by contributions from local community.