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Just imagine. It’s far in the future and all Australians are benefiting from solar power and going off the grid. But there’s a new menace. Millions of...
Last week, the Tasmania’s Liberal government had pledged to develop a $200,000 solar and battery storage “microgrid” scheme in the state’s south-east,...
The unveiling of the Coalition government’s new energy policy appears to lock in Australia’s extraordinary high energy costs for at least another...

More than $1 billion is spent in Australia every year on distributed photovoltaic systems, from small household systems to 100MW-plus power stations....

A new report from the US highlights how the concept of “baseload” is really just an artefact of an old industry, and points out that baseload should...

Eco Soul Power owner and director John Ryan-Knight is meeting a lot of demand for off-grid solar PV systems – and everyone wants battery storage, he...

Even as Australian power prices continue to rise, and the costs of solar and battery storage continue to fall, it remains relatively rare for...

A new study has identified at least 40 Australian towns that could, and probably should, quit the main electricity grid, because they would be saving...

The latest bushfire season in Australia has highlighted the risks associated with Australia’s elongated grid: Not only are the wooden poles and wires...

Australians will be able to use solar panels and batteries to cheaply produce and store electricity within three years, in a “dramatic” development...

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Lord Howe Island, a small island situated 600 km off the Australian coast and a favorite with...

The fund aims to provide more secure, affordable and reliable power to regional communities and save...

The state-owned Horizon, which serves the vast regional areas of the state, will now install 17...

Horizon Power will partner with two remote Western Australian Aboriginal communities to co-invest in...

Offgrid installations formed an early training ground for many veterans of Australia’s solar...

Recent events in Australia indicate a growing appetite for renewable energy and energy storage in...

International oil majors are manoeuvring into what could become a dominant position in Australia's...

The Australian and international energy sector will meet in Sydney from June 13–14 to discuss the...

Federal Labor has unveiled plans to create a virtual power plant of solar schools across Australia,...

Paul and Annett built a self-sufficient, off-grid house in New South Wales with air conditioning and...

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