NSW calls for 8GW of wind, solar and storage, as it prepares for the biggest and most rapid transition from coal to renewables in the country.
AEMC threads needle on timing of 5-minute settlements, one of the key market reforms that will boost signals for battery storage and other smart technologies.
Solar developers look to downsize their projects to avoid complex connection rules that have delayed and added costs to many large scale projects.
Australian Energy Regulator revives talk of plans to charge households a network fee for exporting excess rooftop solar back into the grid.
Dispatch problems identified by regulator are really short term issues, or ones that can be better managed via market arrangements rather than regulation.
Former Powerlink CEO Merryn York named as acting chair of Australian Energy Market Commission, meaning all four of country’s main regulatory bodies now led by women.
AEMO says registration of biggest solar farm in West Murray region a major step forward for local grid.
Energy ombudsman could have new powers to oversee complaints relating to new energy technologies such as solar and battery storage provided by electricity retailers.
ESB admits voltage issues a legacy of networks accommodating huge influx of air conditioners, and it’s wrong to blame rooftop PV for blowing up your kettle.
Nearly 95,000 customers lost power, some for up to four hours, when a gas power station tripped and caused a cascade of failures at other gas units. Who knew?