Commercial solar boom delivers second-best rooftop PV month on record

Rooftop solar PV registrations for June fell from May’s record volume, but the first six months are still 50% ahead of last year.

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“Daylight robbery” – NSW solar feed-in tariff slashed by 44%

Solar and green groups slam IPART decision to cut NSW solar feed-in tariff, compare it to "getting a pay cut for working overtime."

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The hidden fossil fuel subsidy that costs homeowners thousands

Did you know most states' building codes force people to connect a new house to the gas network? The question is – why?

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Rooftop solar to save consumers millions – even for those who don’t install it

Another record month for rooftop solar installs will deliver massive savings for households and small businesses over the coming decade, and drive a transformation of Australia's grid that will mean smarter and cheaper power for all.

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Company selling “Australia’s cheapest battery” is in liquidation

Victorian energy storage business that offered "the most affordable battery in Australia" – and longest warranty – has gone into liquidation.

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Small solar installs pass 3 million mark in Australia

Small-scale solar systems installed by Australian homes and businesses have passed the three million-mark, with one in five homes now generating their own power.

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Thinking about battery storage? Five things you should do first

There is a lot you should do before getting battery storage for you home. Here are 5 steps households should take before making the leap.

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What the hell is ‘The Good Solar Guide’ and why did I write it?

Two years ago, I sat down and started to write. The result is called “The Good Solar Guide: 7 steps to tiny bills for Australian homeowners” – and it was launched last week in Adelaide.

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Fridge chewing more power than it should? Ask your smart meter

Is your TV running? Not the opening line of a joke, but serious question smart meter giant Landis+Gyr wants to be able to answer for customers – before they even ask.

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Lightsource BP to enter Australia household solar and battery market

BP's solar reboot to target Australia's booming residential solar and battery market, with no-upfront-payment offer.

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