Redflow makes push for renewables and battery storage for Oz mines

Australian battery maker Redflow says mining industry should be coupling large-scale battery storage with renewable energy to cut costs and quit the grid.

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Community solar bulk-buy scheme launched in City of Port Phillip

A council backed bulk solar scheme in inner Melbourne is offering 300 discounted rooftop solar systems, and the option for battery storage, to local homes and businesses.

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Sydney Hindu temple installs 26kW solar system, plans to add batteries

Sydney Hindu community group installs 26kW solar system on temple in the city's west, and plans to add more panels and battery storage in future.

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Vinnies installs 25kW solar system at Lismore HQ, shop

After a trial that cut its electricity use by 70%, St Vincent de Paul has installed a 25kW solar system on its regional HQ and Vinnies shop in Lismore, NSW.

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L&H Group to install 1.1MW of rooftop solar across store network

Electricity wholesaler L&H Group is to install 1.1MW of rooftop solar across its network as part of an alliance with clean energy retailing subsidiary Go Energy.

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Sydney brewery taps community solar, with local govt support

NSW community solar group Pingala has won $40,000 from City of Sydney towards its first project, to install rooftop solar at local brewery in city’s inner west.

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Gosford Council to install 435kW rooftop solar on 7 sites

Gosford City Council has decided to install 435kW of rooftop solar on seven council facilities in a move it says should save it more than $80,000 a year in electricity costs.

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All-electric bus unveiled in Melbourne, heading to Sydney on one charge

A newly unveiled all-electric Australian bus will drive 1004km from Melbourne to Sydney on a single charge, in its first official road test.

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Adelaide Airport to add more than 1MW solar PV

Adelaide Airport to install largest solar PV system at an Australian airport on its short-term car park roof.

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Brisbane shopping centre installs 100kW solar car shade

A 100kW solar array has been installed on existing car shades at a shopping centre in Ipswich, Qld, cutting the owner's energy costs by 30-40%.

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