New solar technology inspired by butterfly wings

ANU researchers believe that studying butterfly wings could lead to development of new solar technology. Solar technology takes a cue from nature again. First, it was the sun’s ability to provide clean, renewable energy. Now, butterflies shed light upon the...

Solar and storage made WA blackouts tolerable

Blackouts are not unheard of in Western Australia’s outback towns. Luckily, some farmers had their properties already installed with solar and storage. The Esperance bushfire seemed eons ago, but its effects are still fresh from the minds of the residents. And despite...