Origin invests another $530 million in Octopus, in a sign that Australia's biggest utility might be honing on home energy electrification and efficiency.
New partnership will use onsite solar and renewable energy purchased from the grid to slash the average social housing power bill by $400 a year.
WA utility gets “overwhelming response” to offer of $100 credit to customers who allow it to temporarily turn off their home solar systems to stabilise the grid.
Two-way tariff trial delivers a daily profit to this solar household, peaking at times at $20 and making its Tesla Powerwall purchase a no-brainer.
Monash University study finds retailer incentives and tariff design will have key roles to play in making households smarter about power use.
A data-driven, objective look at how 6.3kW of solar and a Tesla Powerwall have performed technically and financially over four years – with an EV added to the mix.
Rooftop solar can work well for homes in remote First Nations communities – and stop them being cut off from power. So why isn't it widely available?
Free online tool will help households understand when and why to electrify everything – and how the humble hot water heat pump can crush power costs.
NSW solar households could get slightly less for the solar they export to the grid come July, despite forecasts of a further jump in power prices.
As electricity prices continue to rise, consumers are being told to shop around for the best deal. But where do you start? And how do you compare retailers?
AGL Energy bolsters efforts to improve energy affordability and protect those hardest hit by rising power prices, including through a rooftop solar fund.
New online simulator calculates the big savings – in dollars and emissions – households can make by getting off gas and upgrading their thermal efficiency.
Customers of Savant Energy will be powered by local solar farms as part of a new vertically integrated renewable energy business.
PowerPlay plans to use a tokenised system to share the benefits of cheap renewables with people currently excluded from using rooftop solar.