Watch Australian Solar PV Output Live

Australia has not received the greatest wrap in renewable energy circles of late, due primarily to our long-standing reliance upon our massive coal deposits. According to CSIRO, coal “contributes more than 75% of Australia’s electricity needs” as well as being a massive export earner — Japan took a whopping 115.3 … [continued]

Australian Rooftop Solar Reaches 3 GW

 Originally published on RenewEconomy Australia has passed through another significant solar milestone, reaching 3,000 MW (3 GW) of solar PV this month, as Queensland nudged the 1 GW mark and states such as South Australia reached household penetration rates of 25 per cent. “Solar power is reshaping Australia’s electricity market,” … [continued]