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"Small" rooftop solar is driving Australia's solar energy boom

Regional home and business owners driving Australia’s solar energy boom ABC, PM By Angela Lavoipierre 22 Mar 17 When you think of solar, you probably think of vast fields of black panels at large-scale solar farms, producing enormous quantities of power. 379 more words


Rooftop solar the unsung hero in recent South Australia black outs.

 Regional home and business owners driving Australia’s solar energy boom, ABC PM By Angela Lavoipierre , 23 Mar 17 

“……….Rooftop solar panels do not necessarily power the buildings they are attached to.Most of the time, the power generated by those panels is sold straight back to the energy market. 329 more words

South Australia

Huge savings predicted from Tasmania's largest solar rooftop farm.

Proponents predict big savings from 4000-panel solar farm http://www.themercury.com.au/news/tasmania/proponents-predict-big-savings-from-4000panel-solar-farm/news-story/d6d5333b757f4cc6f33fecad23dcdc20 NICK CLARK, Mercury March 23, 2017 A $2 million solar farm, Tasmania’s largest, will inject power into the state’s grid during summer and save thousands of tonnes of greenhouse gases. 200 more words


Solar energy should be priced fairly, recognising its many benefits

Avoided transmission costs…… Reduced distribution costs… Reduced CO2 emissions…. Health benefits…… Retailing costs….. Additional benefits

A fair price for rooftop solar? Try 10-18c/kWh REnedweconomy, By  545 more words


There's about to be a solar 'boom' in India and companies are lining up to profit

India is betting big on renewable energy and solar companies are taking notice. SunPower CEO Tom Werner said India is about to become the biggest market for solar energy, primarily because of Prime Minister Narendra Modi s interest in growing the sector. 42 more words

HOA legislation updates -March 2017 (MD, UT, CA )

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

More powers for condo boards?

SB 529 would grant additional power to condominium boards (councils) to amend Bylaws to allow common element restrictions for owners delinquent in payment of assessments. 610 more words