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The Western Australian government has praised the use of solar and batteries to provide power to remote households and businesses, after Western Power...

Before social-distancing became a thing, Western Australia stood apart from the rest of the country. Defined by remoteness, the state is beginning to...

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...

Country News

AGL has signed a memorandum of understanding with Finland’s Wärtsilä to develop large-scale hybrid...

A new Australian research project will investigate how the growing number of small-scale energy...

Western Australia’s Horizon Power and Ampcontrol have launched Boundary Power as a JV for deployment...

98 more stand-alone power systems will be rolled out across WA’s South-West Interconnected System...

Edge-of-grid communities are under increasing threat of debilitating power outages due to disasters...

“I have several battery products, but in my view Tesla is going to become the dominant off-grid...

Energy companies are increasingly looking to replace power lines with standalone solar systems....

The Royal Automobile Club of Victoria has announced it will install dozens of solar power and...

AGL has announced an all-in-one solar battery bundle, which will help customers reduce their energy...

Smart energy retailer Social Energy opens its doors to customers in Australia - offering to reduce...