Tesla mobile app update allows Powerwall owners to monitor and manage their solar and battery storage “power flow”.
New paper looks at the barriers to deploying multiple terawatts of solar PV and what can be done to overcome them.
Just how long can the Australian government and gas industry continue the charade that there might be a solution to surging domestic gas prices? It beggars belief that business is not following lead of households and smaller commercial users and investing in cheap and cleaner alternatives for power and heat.
Carnegie to accelerate pipeline of large scale solar farms and renewable-based micro-grids after securing $18m in capital raising – three times its original target.
SolarQ – comprising fossil fuel industry veterans – plans huge solar farm and battery storage in Queensland in yet another sign that the industry is looking to new technologies to solve old problems. The solar and storage will effectively replace gas peaking plant and deal with massive “flex” in local demand.
Competitive auctions are causing developers to drop their expectations for government subsidies for off-shore wind projects.
First-quarter decline in investment reflects partly falling cost of capital for renewables, allowing investors to install same capacity for less cash.
By the early 2020s, unsubsidized wind and solar prices will beat the Variable Costs of Operating Coal and Natural Gas Plants