Why storage is key to Australia’s renewable energy future

Australia is divided into two camps, a political party that wants coal-fired power stations while the other wants battery storage and renewable energy as pillars of the Australian energy system. While crucial planning continues, there is a clear path to reducing emissions, delivering reliable energy while addressing rising electricity costs. Large-scale battery storage With the…

Spotlight on SMA Inverters

The German manufacturer SMA launched in 1981 and is one of the most established inverter manufacturers. The advantage for Australians is the strong presence SMA inverters have in the country giving consumers confidence should a warranty claim. SMA solar inverters are at the high end of the market when it comes to cost but their…

CleanTech Launches at Sunshine Coast Innovation Centre

The Sunshine Coast is already nicknamed the entrepreneurial capital of Australia but it’s now set to become the clean-tech capital as well! Last October, regional Mayor Mark Jamieson launched the National Clean Technologies Conference & Exhibition at the Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast and this event is rapidly approaching. It’ll run for three days – May…