Nearly 7,000 Victorian households have installed solar panels since the Victorian Government’s Solar Homes package was launched in late August 2018, amounting to more than $3.4 million in rebates.
The Victorian Government’s Solar Homes program is driving down energy bills, creating new jobs and boosting local industry in the Latrobe Valley.
The national science agency, CSIRO and energy market operator, AEMO announced a new report on costs of electricity generation.
Imagine filling your car with gas pulled from the sky, rather than out of the ground.
“The additional electricity generation capacity announced by the Victorian Government will help energy users and is welcome at a time of deep uncertainty,” Australian Industry Group Chief Executive Innes Willox said.
Lord Mayor Clover Moore and TransGrid CEO Paul Italiano have unveiled the first industrial-scale Tesla Powerpack battery to be installed and operational in the Sydney metropolitan area.
The potential for Tasmania’s energy system to be expanded is one step closer with 14 ‘high potential’ pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) sites identified across the state. The sites, located in Tasmania’s central highlands and on its north and west coasts, have a potential combined capacity of up to 4800MW.
Pumped hydro could generate 4800 MW of potential capacity across 14 sites in Tasmania, according to a study released by Hydro Tasmania.
Pop-up mobile solar PV could soon replace diesel generators as temporary power supply for military operations, disaster relief efforts and music festivals, thanks to an Australian-made innovation.
The NSW Government has approved a wind farm that will deliver 800 new jobs to the Upper Hunter region.