Australia will be close to 80 per cent renewables by 2030: Green Energy Markets

Australia’s renewable energy growth means it will reach close to 80 per cent renewables by 2030 if it continues on its current path. Data released by independent researchers Green Energy Markets (GEM) shows a “spectacular” level of renewable construction and rooftop solar installation activity across the nation since 2017. According to GEM, renewable energy growth […]

Labor’s solar home battery scheme – pay off your home battery sooner

A solar home battery could pay for itself in around seven and a half years. That’s the verdict of national price comparison website Mozo. Mozo was analysing federal Labor’s proposed battery scheme, which would offer households savings on their electricity bills above and beyond what they are currently securing with their solar power systems. If […]

AGL trials Australia’s largest solar energy trading platform in Victoria

Australia’s largest power producer, AGL, is using its own solar energy trading platform to help customers save on electricity bills. AGL customers with solar power can earn solar tokens to trade energy with others in the community. Solar system owners then have more control over energy use, while those without solar installations can also enjoy solar […]

Victoria’s bright solar future: Andrews Government to expand solar panel and battery rebate program after dazzling election win

Daniel Andrews’ Labor Government was re-elected in a landslide victory in the Victorian State Election on Saturday. The win means it’s now full steam ahead for Labor’s solar panel and battery rebate program. Andrews had promised to expand Victoria’s $1.3 billion Solar Homes program if re-elected for another four-year term. As a result, the half-price solar panel […]

Victoria votes for solar power: Labor’s election win unlocks new rebates for solar panels and batteries

Labor’s Victorian State Election win is good news for Victorians looking to install rooftop solar panels and home batteries. The Victorian election result means the Victorian Solar Homes scheme will expand, with half-price home storage batteries and solar panel access for renters. Fill in our online form to register your interest for the expanded Victorian […]