Labor’s NT election win adds interesting dynamic to COAG energy council, adding yet another state government with a RET more ambitious than federal Coalition.
National Grid auction shows growing ability of new and low-carbon flexible technologies, and storage systems in particular.
According to BNEF, used electric vehicle batteries will amount to 29 GWh by 2025.
Proposed rule change that could fast-track deployment of battery storage in Australia put on hold, a week after regulator was criticised by energy ministers for slow decisions.
A solar and storage energy management system developed by CSIRO and backed by AMP Capital has been launched in Australia.
BHP says potential for solar and battery storage at remote and off-grid sites is “enormous” as it signs on to world-leading project near Cooktown in north Queensland. Co-funders ARENA says it is clear battery storage is already competitive in certain locations.
Rumour has it Tesla has started installing its new 100kWh EV battery without telling anyone. But is that behind the change in performance?
A Victorian project using “non-network” demand response solutions to avoid network “gold-plating” has won state government funding.
Fight looms between retailers and networks over right to install solar and battery storage in homes, businesses. Spark Infrastructure says proposed rules “ludicrous”.
McKinsey report – and graph – says battery storage makes sense now for subset of commercial customers in “each of the four most important applications.”