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COzero: getting off the policy solar coaster

UPDATED October 29: Australian energy service company COzero says it has developed a business model to insulate itself from “policy shifts” around the Renewable Energy Target and state government energy…

Consumers: We’re mad as hell and we want our solar

Public anger at energy retailers combined with the hype around Tesla’s new battery is transforming mainstream opinions about going “off grid”. No longer is leaving the grid just for the…

Consumers: We're mad as hell and we want our solar

Public anger at energy retailers combined with the hype around Tesla’s new battery is transforming mainstream opinions about going “off grid”. No longer is leaving the grid just for the…

The transition from fossil to renewable energy

The announcement of the closure of two Alinta coal power stations at Port Augusta in South Australia is an indicator of just how fast the energy industry can move, and…

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Aboriginal-owned energy company one-upping Tesla

The renewable energy storage game is about to be disrupted, with Australian Aboriginal-owned company AllGrid Energy announcing the launch of WattGrid, a new 10kWh solar energy storage system it says…

Up to 10 new solar farms destined for Australia

As many as 10, and at least four, large-scale solar farms will be built across Australia thanks to $350 million in grants and funding announced today (Wednesday) by the Australian…

Solar tariffs good news in Vic

Victoria’s residential solar owners have cause to celebrate, with a Victorian government announcement that feed-in tariffs for solar power will rise from July 1 next year. Minister for Energy, Environment…