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Solar installs through the roof, as Australians deliver record growth

Solar installs through the roof, as Australians deliver record growth

SunWiz data – and eye-watering charts – reveal 2017 was a “magnificent record setting year” for solar installs, with 50% more rooftop PV capacity added across the country than in 2016, and some astonishing growth in the commercial solar sector.

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Corporates waking up to "new world" of cheap renewables, says Westpac

Corporates waking up to “new world” of cheap renewables, says Westpac

Westpac says at least 20 big companies are tendering for wind and solar plants as they look to bypass soaring grid costs and look for self-generation.

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NSW bowls club boosts solar capacity to 414kW, to cut grid power by 25%

NSW bowls club boosts solar capacity to 414kW, to cut grid power by 25%

Warilla Bowls and Recreation Club joins commercial solar boom, adding another 314kW to existing 100kW array to save $75,000 a year.

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Brisbane Airport rolls out massive 6MW solar project

Brisbane Airport rolls out massive 6MW solar project

Huge 6MW solar upgrade at Brisbane Airport will supply 18% of electricity needs and save around $1m a year on energy bills.

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Four shopping centres to go behind the meter in major commercial solar deal

Four shopping centres to go behind the meter in major commercial solar deal

One of Australia’s biggest shopping centre owners, SCA Property Group, signs 10-year deal to power four sites cross NSW and SA with a combined total of 2.9MW of rooftop PV.

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Sydney Markets completes 640kW solar car park, nears 1MW of capacity

Sydney Markets completes 640kW solar car park, nears 1MW of capacity

Sydney Markets unveils purpose-built 640kW solar car park, taking total installed capacity to 910kW, with more to come.

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Are corporate deals for wind and solar set to boom in Australia?

Are corporate deals for wind and solar set to boom in Australia?

Contracting for renewables by corporate big energy users has been slow to catch on Down Under. A new report suggests that’s about to change.

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Record low bids for solar in India underscore its vast commercial viability

Record low bids for solar in India underscore its vast commercial viability

International coal markets are at risk as transformation continues, driven by yet more record low prices for solar power, this time in India.

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Kangaroos add 200kW solar system at North Melbourne football HQ

Kangaroos add 200kW solar system at North Melbourne football HQ

AFL team Kangaroos will cut grid power consumption by nearly 25% with 200kW solar system installed at Nth Melbourne HQ.

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Installation begins on 500kW solar array for Canberra Hospital

Installation begins on 500kW solar array for Canberra Hospital

ACT govt-funded installation of 500kW solar array is underway at Canberra Hospital, part of project that will save it $490,000 by 2017-18.

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America's largest rooftop solar array completed in Las Vegas

America’s largest rooftop solar array completed in Las Vegas

NRG Energy has completed installation of America’s largest rooftop solar array: an 8.3MW system on MGM Resort’s Mandalay Bay Convention Centre in Las Vegas that will supply 25% of the entire resort and casino complex’s electricity.