Equinix will use the solar array to help offset the enormous grid energy draw required by data centres.
Queensland opens its $10 million Battery Booster scheme to some 2,000 households in the state but experts want more to support the consumer energy transition.
Long-time solar owners are feeling burned by falling feed-in tariffs and rising night time rates and flocking to batteries. It’s enough for one retailer to boost its outlets.
Endeavour Energy launches its first renewable microgrid, a system it hopes will protect the townships from bushfires – and tourist-induced blackouts.
Queensland flags new $4,000 rebate for solar households to install battery storage.
Monash University study finds retailer incentives and tariff design will have key roles to play in making households smarter about power use.
Households are increasingly turning to specialised finance providers to pay for rooftop solar, batteries and electrification as cost of living bites.
Income threshold levels increased for solar rebates as state government seeks to accelerate shift away from gas and toward renewable all-electric.
Banks, insurers and building industry call for single national home energy rating system – and measures to improve energy performance of rentals.
PowerPlay plans to use a tokenised system to share the benefits of cheap renewables with people currently excluded from using rooftop solar.