renewable energy jobs in Australia

Victorian Government Supports New-Build Homes with Built-in Rooftop Solar & Storage Systems

The Victorian government backs the push to make all new-build homes in Australia energy self-sufficient with built-in rooftop solar and storage. The Labor Andrews government announced its plans to work together with land developers and home builders in a $2.18 million pilot program that would supply zero net carbon homes in Melbourne. The new-build homes …

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AusNet Successfully Takes Suburban Street Off-Grid for 21 Hours

Victorian network operator AusNet Services’ ground-breaking mini-grid trial has taken part of a Melbourne street completely off-grid for the third time, lasting for nearly 22 hours. According to AusNet, the mini-grid, which is comprised of 17 households on a suburban street in Mooroolbark, was “seamlessly” disconnected from the grid and was powered only by the …

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Redback to Provide New Jobs in Queensland

Redback Technologies, an energy technology startup with headquarters in Brisbane, has plans of doubling its present workforce in the coming months.