Pricing regulator cuts guidance for voluntary payments for solar exports, but waves through gas price rises that also threaten power bills.
Tony Abbott’s RET Review labeled a farce as it loads the dice and appoints advisor to the fossil fuel industry’s previous campaign against renewables, and refuses to model the health, jobs and network benefits of renewable energy. It will also assume no carbon price before 2030.
Which capital city suburbs are leading the rooftop solar revolution? New data from Energy Matters reveals some surprising results.
The plunging cost of rooftop solar, the anticipated fall in battery costs, and the potential ability to buy a home energy system from the local hardware store, is causing a split between those that believe the grid will follow in the footsteps of the Post Office, and those that insist we can’t do without it.
Anyone living in Oklahoma who installs solar panels will soon be charged a fee for the right to do that while still being connected to the local power grid.
Rooftop solar PV tariffs are unjust, and a cash cow for energy providers. It is time to rethink make-up of network tariffs.