New NEM Report Tags Solar Rooftop as Most Reliable Source of New Power Generation

A new report has concluded that the installation of solar on Australian homes and businesses have made rooftop PV the most reliable source of increasing generation on the National Electricity Market. The website of RenewEconomy … Read more

Tindo Solar to Benefit from Tesla's Virtual Power Plant

Tindo Solar, a South Australia-based solar manufacturer, seems to be the first big winner from the newly-announced virtual power plant initiated by Tesla. According to the Labor state government, half of the 250MW of rooftop … Read more

Total Eren Obtains approval for the 200MW Kiamal Solar Farm in Victoria

Total Eren revealed it has obtained approval for a huge battery storage installation at its newly-announced 200MW solar project in north-west Victoria. According to Michael Vawswer, Total Eren’s Head of Australian operation, the Mildura Council … Read more

Noosa Council to Install Solar Power Systems on Four Buildings

After an announcement made by the local council to install solar renewable systems on four of Noosa’s buildings, the beautiful resort town is expected to experience clean energy boost. A report from the Energy Matters … Read more

Nexif Energy Officially Begins Construction of New Wind Farm and Battery Storage Project in SA

Work has officially commenced on the 212MW Lincoln Gap Wind Farm and 10MW battery storage project in South Australia. The wind farm and storage project become the latest addition to the growing number of new … Read more

Rooftop Solar Helps Reduce Peak Demand in Heatwave

New data shows that businesses and households contributed largely to lessening peak demand and capping wholesale electricity costs in South Australia last week. The data also shows that rooftop solar was one of the many … Read more

Lacour Eyes Queensland as the Site for Australia’s Largest Wind Farm

Plans for the potential largest wind farm in Australia have now made their way to the planning department of the state government. Lacour, an Australia renewable energy company, previously stated it had lodged a state … Read more

IRENA Releases New Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2017 Report

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) recently released a report titled Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2017. The report highlights the renewable energy cost analysis, cost metrics for renewable power generation technologies, new cost reduction … Read more

SA Government Approves SolarReserve's 150MW Solar Thermal Project

The South Australian Government has approved a grant for SolarReserve’s 150MW solar thermal power plant which is set to begin construction this year. The project in Port Augusta, known as the Aurora Solar Energy Project, … Read more

Renewables May Play a Big Role in Driving Australia's Exports

A $20 million funding has been formally announced by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) in order to drive early stage research and development into hydrogen and the export of renewable energy such as “solar … Read more