The town of Heyfield 200km east of Melbourne will be the guinea pig for new microgrid technology in a study led by UTS.
An increasing number of households are coming up against strict limits to the amount of energy they are allowed to export to the grid, and some cannot export their solar at all.
SolarEdge announces solar revenue records for 2020, including in Australia where it charted 30% year on year growth – despite Covid.
AEMO credits home solar and battery storage VPP with keeping the lights on through a period of record minimum demand in South Australia.
CEP, chaired by former NSW premier Morris Iemma, plans 1200MW big battery at Kurri Kurri, right where the Morrison government wanted to build a gas plant.
New data shows Victoria closed out 2020 with records for solar battery rebate uptake and installation, as fortnightly allocations of discounted home batteries get “snapped up.”
New study finds coordinated state government policies could be key to breaking down the barriers to installing solar for renters.
Researchers find capsaicin, the chemical that gives chilli its spice, helps produce stable and efficient perovskite solar cells.
Australia’s rooftop solar market ends a challenging 2020 stronger than ever, setting a new installation record.
Australia needs a consumer data right for energy users that puts people in control of who has access to their data, and for what purposes they use it.