Good, Bad and Biggest Solar Plant in Australia

There’s lots of good news and not so good news happening in the renewable energy space. Good News Peter Hannam in this article reveals the approval of the AGL project to develop the biggest solar plants in remote NSW outback. When we talk about BIG, having 2 million panels makes this a considerable investment. Considering…

Over 1 Million Households Capture the Sun

There’s a quiet revolution happening in the roof tops of many Australian households. Shhh the quiet word is out, the word is Solar! Over the last 5 years, Australia has installed over 1 Million solar panel systems. This is even after the governments in larger states turned off the incentives. So why are people still…

Are solar panels for the well-off?

In Australia, we are nearing a fork in the road with the Renewable Energy Target (RET). The RET was set so that Australia reaches a minimum of 20% renewable energy by 2020. We are ahead of schedule The Federal Government is being asked to ‘water down’ the sustainable initiative by the fossil fuel industry. One…

Australian ACT Goverment setting 90% renewable targets

The ACT Government has set a goal of 90% of the Territory’s electricity being sourced from renewables by 2020.The Government has also set the most ambitious greenhouse gas reduction targets in Australia, committing to a goal of zero net emissions by 2060 and a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from 1990 levels by 2020.An…