Victoria government approves three PV projects for development in Goulburn Valley, controversially dodging state’s own updated guidelines to solar farm development.
5B plans to deploy “big field” Maverick models and set solar installation “speed record” for proposed 10GW mega-project in Northern Territory
RES Group’s 200MW solar and storage project proposed for NSW Riverina region wins development consent from state planning department.
Molycop Australia inks solar and wind PPA with Flow Power, to cover more than half its NSW electricity needs and tap into the demand response market.
VCAT upholds local council decision that 200MW Bookaar Solar farm should not go ahead in south-west Victoria, due to “deficiencies” of planning application.
UPC-AC seek to accelerate Baroota pumped hydro project in South Australia and neighbouring 300MW solar farm after buying majority stake.
Australian Energy Market Operator data shows rooftop solar pushing down demand in daytime hours and reducing emissions.
John Laing’s 175MW Finley Solar Farm – the $170m project contracted to sell power to BlueScope Steel – has begun sending power to the NSW grid.
New data shows “significant reduction” in Victoria residential solar installations, supporting industry claims the government’s rooftop rebate has capped the market.
Plans to combine wind, solar, battery storage and green hydrogen production in “24/7” energy generation facility in SA have won state development approval.