SA charges into the future with new battery
Move over Tesla, there’s room for more than one big battery down in South Australia.
29 Aug, 2017
Victorian Renewable Energy Target puts state in pole position for jobs, investment
The Victorian Government’s renewable energy auction announcement today is a major step forward for communities, businesses and the state’s renewable energy industry, the Clean Energy Council said.
23 Aug, 2017
Battery install standard needs to change, not be thrown on scrapheap
Changes to the draft Australian Standard for installing home battery units are essential, but it is also important to ensure appropriate technical standards are in place to ensure consumers are protected, the Clean Energy Council said today.
22 Aug, 2017
Red tape risks killing off home storage industry
The Clean Energy Council is working hard to change proposed new standards for home energy storage, which could stop the promising industry in its tracks before it gets going.
16 Aug, 2017
Changes to listing requirements for PV modules
Manufacturers listing PV modules on the CEC Approved Product List should be aware of some important recent and upcoming changes to PV modules listings.
14 Aug, 2017
South Australia invests in the future with Port Augusta solar thermal project
The Clean Energy Council has welcomed the South Australian Government’s announcement that it will buy the electricity from a 150 MW solar thermal plant in Port Augusta to meet its electricity needs.
14 Aug, 2017
Big opportunity for Concentrated Solar Thermal
Given Australia is one of the sunniest continents on Earth, it’s no surprise the increasing numbers of people have embraced solar power as the costs of the technology have dropped dramatically over the last decade.
11 Aug, 2017
Australian energy sector in crisis
The Australian energy sector is in crisis. After a decade of policy instability, there has been underinvestment in new electricity generation. As ageing electricity generation continues to close, power prices are rising and energy security is at risk.
07 Aug, 2017