132MW Merredin Solar Farm- WA’s Got The Power

Renowned for its red sands, dry climate, and eternal sunshine, it is no surprise that Western Australia (WA) has some of the largest solar farms in the country. The 132MW Merredin Solar Farm, Western Australia’s largest solar farm to date (462ha), is making waves this month as it has started sending power to the grid […]

This Week in Solar Energy Updates – Ending 31st of July

This week in solar energy updates, there are a variety of initiatives that are rolling out across all states. It has been good to see that COVID hasn’t disrupted the below solar energy roll-outs across the country. Solar Energy for WA’s Recovery Plan As part of Western Australia’s recovery plan, the McGowan Government have announced […]

$66.3 Million for WA’s Energy Recovery Plan

As part of WA’s recovery plan, the McGowan Government have announced a $66.3 million dollar renewable energy stimulus package designed to kick-start the economy, following the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the wake of the community solar battery program announced on the 26th of June, the WA energy recovery plan aims to create jobs, […]

This Week In Solar – Ending 26th of July

There are some exciting things happening in solar this week, particularly for universities apparently, so here’s our little breakdown. University of Queensland Does a World First The University of Queensland opened a 64-megawatt solar farm at Warwick to offset 100% of its electricity used. UQ will actually generate more energy than it uses and is […]

The Latest on COVID-19, Solar & the “New Normal”

We wanted to give you a bit of an update as to what the solar industry and the world looks and feels like in this “new normal”. First, a Thank You We want to thank each one of you for doing your best and staying safe during this pandemic. It hasn’t been easy. But we […]