Category: Solar

Consumer advocacy group says solar battery electricity can be cheaper than grid power

Australia’s leading consumer advocacy group says that solar battery electricity might be cheaper per kilowatt-hour than using grid power. Depending on the time of day and the feed-in tariff (FiT) you get from your energy supplier, the consumer advocate says a large enough solar array and battery storage system can be a cheaper option. Choice…

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Australian Clean Energy Council Executive Reflects a Record Year for Renewables

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In Australia, 2017 was a record year for renewables but ongoing policy uncertainty means it isn’t guaranteed. Fifty large-scale renewable energy projects were either actively under construction or had secured a financial commitment by the end of the year. Up to more than $9.3 billion of investment which leads to 4670 MW of new generation…

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