Sony commits to source 100% of electricity from renewables

One of the world’s largest electronics and entertainment companies commits to securing 100% of electricity for business from renewables by 2040, with interim goal of 30% by 2030.

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La Trobe Uni adds solar carport at Albury-Wodonga campus

Victoria's La Trobe University has added another 100kW to its regional Albury-Wodonga campus, with a PV integrated carport.

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Three new solar farms and battery storage system to power NT airports

A NAIF loan of $150m will help add more than 50MW of solar PV and one battery storage system to airports in the Northern Territory.

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Australia rooftop solar charts another record month, even as prices edge up

Business still booming for rooftop solar, with 142MW installed in August and NSW taking the lead and Victoria slowing slight fall.

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Farmers to flock to solar and battery storage, as power costs bite

Survey reveals more than three-quarters of Australia's farmers plan to invest in solar and battery storage – and 20% are considering wind turbines, Angus Taylor – as the cost of power becomes a major agribusiness concern.

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Vicinity extends commercial solar + storage rollout to $75m, five states

Retail asset manager Vicinity Centres extends solar and storage plans by further $50m, across another 17 shopping centres, to cut grid power usage by 40%.

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US oil giant Exxon looks to renewable energy in Texas

One of the world's largest oil and gas companies reportedly seeking PPA for at least 100MW of renewable energy, potentially more than 250MW.

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Flinders University installs 4000-panel solar car park in 1.8MW PV rollout

The $4.8m SA project, including 1681 panels across six campus roof-tops, will generate 20% of the University’s electricity needs, and pay itself off in seven years.

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Wannon Water goes with the wind – turbine construction set to begin

Victorian utility set to build 800kW wind turbine that will power all of its energy intensive Portland water and sewage treatment facilities.

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Solar Analytics buys Matter ahead of equity raising, expansion plans

Solar Analytics acquires PV-sharing startup, Matter, as it prepares to launch into a second stage of expansion and product development.

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