A nonprofit organization is testing a solution that could be a model of how to bring electricity to 1.2 billion people still living in the dark.
Origin Energy says growth in energy markets will lie “beyond the grid” in the transition to low-carbon economy, but it doesn’t expect consumers to leave the grid in large numbers. Its solar sales doubled, but remain a small fraction of the overall market, while storage uptake is slow.
Origin signs offtake for hybrid solar and storage plant at Degrussa mine – its third solar contract, as it seeks bidders for massive Stockyard Hill wind farm.
A recent Accenture survey has asked Millennials – Australia’s second-largest cohort after Gen X – what they want from their energy providers. The answers are a clarion call to those utilities and retailers who still believe business-as-usual will do.
GreenSync to deliver landmark community-based demand response, energy storage project for United Energy, to avoid network upgrade on Mornington Peninsula.
ACT, ARENA launch 3-year trial of eight leading battery storage technologies to see which works best for consumers.
Energy Made Clean, WattWatchers and water cremation company named among 38 semi-finalists short-listed in 2016 Australian Technologies Competition.
Recent price surges in Australian wholesale markets have strong resemblance to the bidding patterns used by Enron in the lead up to California’s energy crisis more than a decade ago.
University of Queensland solar researcher says grid-scale battery storage not yet cure-all for Australia’s shift to renewables; needs more research.
SolarCity’s results call revealed plans to manufacture building integrated solar roofing, target Australia as key solar + storage market.