Deliveroo announces move to carbon-neutral delivery model

Life, as we know it in Australia, isn’t what we’ve always known it to be. Things have changed and the COVD normal way of living is a whole new tangent we’ve been forced to adapt to. And with lockdown still underway in areas like Victoria, there’s more and more emphasis on household activity and the […]

COVID-19, face masks and the environment around us

Right now, thinking of sustainability isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when we’re pondering the effects of COVID-19. But while we struggle with continuous lockdown restrictions, a brutal fall on our economy and immense strain on the healthcare system, the environment is also in the firing line. Hailed as the ‘new plastic bottle’, […]

Anthony Albanese labels Australia a potential ‘renewable energy superpower’

Federal Labor leader Anthony Albanese has this week said Australia’s future success remains in the opportunities across renewable energy, despite resource exports being the pinnacle to date. His speech on Wednesday around regional development emphasised that resources exports will remain a strong point for Australia, as the country “continues to meet the demands of the […]

Victoria’s pathway out of COVID-19 lockdown: what you need to know

Victorians waited eagerly on Sunday to hear Daniel Andrews take to the microphone once more to announce the highly anticipated roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions across the state. The controversial plan has sparked debates across the country, especially as Victoria continues to have some of the most strict regulations in place across the globe. However, […]

Queensland welcomes $500 million Renewable Energy Fund

The Queensland Government has announced a $500 million Renewable Energy Fund to allow the state’s energy corporations to put forward investment for new developments and publicly-owned renewables that will go towards boosting the economy after COVID-19. The Clean Energy Council released the news, stating that the industry will embrace the investment with open arms. “We […]

Exploring Solaria PowerXT Solar Panels: Technology and Advantages

Solaria designs, develops and sells high-performance, high-efficiency solar panels and systems for residential and commercial applications. Founded in 2000, Solaria was one of the early innovators of next-generation “shingled” solar panels, a groundbreaking technology in which cells are cut, overlapped (shingled), and more densely packed into the panel. This allows for a substantially higher-power, higher-efficiency […]

Solar power to deliver cheap energy for social housing

South Australia is set to roll out support for social housing residents in the form of cheaper electricity, on behalf of the state government. In collaboration with the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) and Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), the Government will streamline an expansion on a project headed by Tesla for installations across Housing […]

Construction on Snowy 2.0 in full force

Set to be Australia’s largest renewable energy project, Snowy 2.0, is on track with intended progress, paving the way for thousands of new jobs and opening up doors to cheaper, more reliable energy sources for Australians – both residentially and commercially. The Government’s green light on Snowy to get underway comes after environmental regulatory approvals […]

Electricity prices could rise in 2021

At their lowest point in five years, electricity prices are exceptionally lower than what we’ve seen previously. But this isn’t expected to last, with a number of industry sources predicting an increase from early 2021. Federal Energy Minister Angus Taylor said that wholesale electricity prices had significantly decreased over the last 12 months, calling it […]