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SONNEN BATTERY SETS THE SCENE FOR INNOVATION
Home battery sector sets scene for innovation Anegla Macdonald-Smith – from AFR outlines the benefits of Sonnen The pilot could see a discount of about $2,700 for homeowners on a battery that can provide 3kW of sustained peak output. In [...]
SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S ATTRACTIVE INCENTIVES
Solar has taken a bit of a battering recently with the announcement that the feed in tariffs in NSW, Victoria and South Australia are going to be rolled back. Although South Australia is the least effected of the three, this [...]
JINKOSOLAR BECOMES GLOBAL SOLAR MODULE SHIPMENTS LEADER IN 1H 2016
Recently the superior quality of Jinko Panels was highly emphasized in Choice Magazine article. (Read article here ») Today we bring you further amazing pieces of news about the Jinko Panels. JinkoSolar proudly announces that its Eagle PR module has [...]
SONNEN RAISES $85M IN FOURTH FUNDING ROUND
Sonnen, the German energy storage start-up, has raised $85m in a fourth fundraising round as it seeks to expand its business and attract more customers on to a renewable energy grid. Europe’s largest maker of rechargeable energy storage units has [...]
SOLAR – A CHANGE IS ON THE HORIZON
When solar was first introduced in Australia as a viable alternative electricity option the governments were quick to offer incentives. These incentives came in the form of ‘feed-in tariffs’ and ‘rebates’ off the purchase price. Australia has experienced some of [...]
TIME IS RUNNING OUT OF CLAIMING THE FULL SOLAR REBATE
The introduction of solar into the Australian market was given a boost by the government in 2 ways. Firstly, the government allowed the excess energy produced by the solar system to be sold back to the grid at 60 cents [...]
2017 IS GOING TO BE BIG – ON POWER BILLS!
The warning bells are ring very loud that 2017 is going to shape up to be a very hard year for many families. With the closure of the Hazelwood power station now a certainty power prices are set to hit [...]
UNDERSTANDING FEED-IN TARIFFS (FITS)
Over the course of last year many consumers could be forgiven in thinking solar was about to radically change on 1st of January. This hype was primarily centred around the reduction in feed-in tariffs and the government rebates (STCs). Now [...]
HOW TO SAVE ELECTRICITY AROUND THE HOUSE
Many homeowners think about what steps they should take to make their home more energy efficient. There is no doubt that there are a number of advantages when it comes to saving energy, both in the short and long term. [...]
FIGHTING THE SOARING PRICE OF POWER
South Australia’s power supply has been heavily covered in the news. The states grid supply of power has proved to be less than reliable. Not only has this caused frustration amongst residents, but major companies are now closing their doors. [...]
IMPORTANT BATTERY STORAGE INFORMATION
Solar power storage is new technology and like all new technology it can fail to meet expectations. Recently Redflow, a new start up company aiming to break into the solar battery market found out that what works well in a [...]
GETTING SOLAR IN 2017?
5 things you need to know.