Tesla to deploy multiple 250kW/500kWh Powerpack systems for NSW network operator TransGrid, to help store and smooth solar supply.
Australia’s energy market rule maker catches up with solar and storage revolution, proposes “independent ‘optimising’ function”.
AGL has received a development permit from the Queensland Government to build up to 115 turbines for the Coopers Gap Wind Farm.
Endeavour says network ownership could turn 360° and revert to local councils and communities, as it seeks tender for solar and storage micro-grid.
Queensland Competition Authority directed to investigate the potential benefits – for both networks and consumers – of introducing of time-of-use solar tariffs.
AEMO and ARENA again plead for changes to market rules to keep pace with extraordinary change of technology. Australia’s over-buit grid is locked in 20th century, with much capacity sitting idle and peaking plants trying to recoup a year’s revenue in just a few hours.
AGL-led, ARENA-backed pilot to test P2P energy trading between households using blockchain technology.
The plunging cost of solar and storage present a huge threat to the business models of incumbent utilities. But the biggest threat to their future is their own greed, and the invitation to consumers to look at alternatives.
Australian Energy Regulator loses costly Federal Court battle to control how much NSW network operators can charge for power.
AGL today announced the appointment of Melissa Reynolds to the newly created role of Chief Customer Officer and the promotion of Richard Wrightson to the position of Executive General Manager, Wholesale Markets.