Australia: Ruler’s Ignorance of Renewable Energy

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) is the one that creates the rules for the energy sector in Australia. You’d expect, given the importance of its role, that it would have some basic understanding about the costs of the technologies that it is dealing...

$1.5 Billion for Australian Renewable Project

An electricity generation and gas retailing private company in Australia, plans to invest $1.5 billion in new projects for wind and solar power generation in the eastern part of the country. In the first commitment announced under the program, EnergyAustralia has...

Australia: Zero Emissions Within Reach

A new research has found that Australia will dramatically grow its mass electricity generator as consumers using rooftop solar panels and batteries will produce between a third and half of Australia’s electricity by mid-century if the right policies are...

The Future of Australian Power Sector

With high levels of solar radiation and considerable land-mass suitable for large-scale solar developments, we all know that Australia’s solar energy resources are among the best in the world. With more than 35% of country’s land-mass having arid or...

Australia: More than 5GW of Small Scale Solar

Solar is growing throughout the nation, with more than 1.6 million small solar panel systems installed, it is enough to supply the electricity needs of 1.4 million Australian households. Last October, 5,169 small wind, hydro and solar systems were installed...