May 6, 2016

GCL Poly takes on Tesla with multi-coloured 5.6kWh battery storage

GCL Poly, the world’s biggest provider of silicon and solar cells to the global solar industry, launched its new battery storage product into the Australian market on Wednesday, […]
April 19, 2016

Utility to take part of Melbourne suburb off-grid with solar + storage

Victoria network operator Ausnet Services is to take part of a Melbourne suburb completely off grid, powered only with rooftop solar and battery storage, in a […]
March 18, 2016

Solar module prices reached 57c/watt in 2015, to continue fall

According to GTM Research’s latest edition of the PV Pulse, the global blended average price for a tier-1 Chinese-produced multicrystalline PV module fell 10 per cent year-over-year […]
March 10, 2016

Floating solar installed at Brazil hydro plant

As Tasmania struggles to manage an electricity shortage exacerbated by record low water levels in its hydropower dams, Brazil has launched the first stage of a […]
March 10, 2016

Hi-tech rooftop panels can reduce power bills

A SMALL group of Australian mum-and-dad investors and some Melbourne-based technology experts have combined to deliver a revolutionary rooftop solar power generator. Initially invented a decade […]