The outback town Coober Pedy in remote South Australia will be able to turn off its fossil fuel generators for at least half of the year.
First 25MW from Nyngan, Australia’s largest solar farm, start feeding into the national grid.
NSW Labor wants mandatory tariffs for solar exports, opportunity for households to trade electricity, and a focus on decentralized generation.
For first time, the rise in global greenhouse gas emissions has stopped, even as economic growth continues. The IEA credits the impact of solar and wind energy, and hydro. Others say it increases chances of a climate deal in Paris, as people understand a solution is at hand.
The results of an investigation into anti-Dumping claims over the importation of Chinese PV products could pose a new challenge for the Australian solar industry.
ARENA-backed study shows how 10MW of extra solar power can be added to a relatively small grid without adversely affecting supply stability.
Bulldogs coach Des Hasler sign up a solar sponsorship: “Its all about electricity and energy costs.”