German battery maker Sonnen in new partnership with Australian roofing company that is set to launch its own integrated solar tile.
Sydney’s CBD has huge untapped rooftop solar potential that could save businesses and homes $70m a year on power costs, according to new study that has lessons for all Australia’s capital cities.
Redflow says it has resumed deliveries after solving a problem with impurities, and has also secured its large contract – for a Pacific Islands hybrid storage installation.
Tesla says installations of its Powerwall 2 home battery systems have begun in Australia, and will ramp up this month.
Qld solar and storage trial goes into third phase, with new retail product – Tariff 14 – designed to help guide customer energy consumption.
An electricity market “about as bad as you can get” has helped put household solar – and storage – back in the spotlight of Australia’s renewables shift, prompting forecasts of “massive growth.”
Some of Victoria’s key former gold and coal mining centres targeted by $1m fund to support development of community renewables, and solar and pumped hydro.
Queensland’s 1,805MW of rooftop solar capacity now more than state’s biggest power station, overtaking 1,780MW Gladstone coal plant.
Going off-grid is a big step. It requires careful consideration, good design and engaged users.
New Australia-wide standard gives networks power to limit size of household solar systems – and could push up prices for AC-coupled battery storage products from Tesla, Enphase, Selectronic and others.