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Victoria’s Solar PV Tariff Slashed

  Via the good folks at Renew Economy: Victoria’s Coalition government has announced it is cutting the state’s solar feed-in tariff from 25 cents per kilowatt-hour to just 8c/kWh – approximately one third the current retail rate for electricity in Victoria. The Baillieu government’s energy minister, Michael O’Brien, announced the … [continued]

20% of Queenslanders May Soon Be on Solar

  Hordes of Queensland residents are trying to get in on the 44 Australian cents per kilowatt hour government kickback for homes that export power back to the electricity grid. Beginning on July 9, solar PV incentives dropped to 8 cents per kilowatt hour. According to Australian power company Energex, … [continued]