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Image for the news item: Demand Response Competitive Funding Round - Calling for applications

Demand Response Competitive Funding Round - Calling for applications

ARENA and AEMO are calling for proposals for 100 MW demand response pilot program.

Image for the news item: Ginninderry releases findings to SERREE-supported research

Ginninderry releases findings to SERREE-supported research

Ginninderry has released its findings to a SERREE-supported social research project exploring the 'understanding householder...

Image for the news item: ANU: Wind, solar and hydro grid cheapest option for Australia

ANU: Wind, solar and hydro grid cheapest option for Australia

A new study by energy experts from the Australian National University suggests that a 100 per cent renewable energy electricity...

Image for the news item: Canberra's ActewAGL and Reposit part of consortium launching world-first digital energy marketplace for rooftop solar

Canberra's ActewAGL and Reposit part of consortium launching world-first digital energy marketplace for rooftop solar

Australian homeowners with solar panels and batteries could soon trade their electricity in a digital marketplace developed...

Image for the news item: Have your say on the Future Security of the National Electricity Market

Have your say on the Future Security of the National Electricity Market

You are invited to comment on the issues raised in a preliminary report of the future security of the National Electricity...

Image for the news item: Why sharing solar is the next big thing in energy industry

Why sharing solar is the next big thing in energy industry

As more than 200,000 solar households in Australia get ready to lose their premium feed-in-tariffs at the end of the year,...

Image for the news item: NSW minister taps household push to share and trade solar energy

NSW minister taps household push to share and trade solar energy

Young National Party MLA Adam Marshall has only been in his role as New South Wales parliamentary secretary for renewable...

Image for the news item: Making our electricity grids smarter

Making our electricity grids smarter

More than 150 households in NSW and Victoria will take part in an innovative new trial to test how smart inverters can work...

Image for the news item: How a smart solar battery can give you the tools to live without power bills

How a smart solar battery can give you the tools to live without power bills

Swapping power with neighbours or trading energy from a battery in your garage on wholesale markets is the future for a stable...

Image for the news item: NSW push for electricity interconnector with South Australia

NSW push for electricity interconnector with South Australia

The Baird government will push for a high-voltage interconnector to be built between NSW and South Australia following South...

Image for the news item: Portable Hybrid Microgrid Up and Running in One Week for Australian Village

Portable Hybrid Microgrid Up and Running in One Week for Australian Village

A new portable hybrid microgrid system was up in running in an Australian village within one week of leaving the factory...

Image for the news item: CWP launches micro-grid business with investment in CIT Bruce

CWP launches micro-grid business with investment in CIT Bruce

CWP Renewables says it will launch a new micro-grid division after winning the ACT’s latest large scale wind energy auction...

Image for the news item: World first R&D project drives grid innovation

World first R&D project drives grid innovation

Through an exciting R&D project Transgrid are looking at digitising secondary systems by pushing the technology further than...

Image for the news item: Refreshed stocktake to help renewables work with the grid

Refreshed stocktake to help renewables work with the grid

The Energy Networks Association (ENA), in partnership with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), has released an...

Image for the news item: Sydney household becomes “mini power station” with solar + Powerwall + Grid Credits

Sydney household becomes “mini power station” with solar + Powerwall + Grid Credits

Australia’s first household to add a Tesla Powerwall battery can this week begin buying and selling energy on the electricity...

Image for the news item: Future Energy Storage Trends

Future Energy Storage Trends

An assessment of the economic viability, potential uptake and impacts of electrical energy storage on the NEM 2015–2035.

Image for the news item: Making the most of big grids

Making the most of big grids

Australia’s biggest electricity grids – that's all the poles, wires meters and big power infrastructure like switchyards...

Image for the news item: Renewable energy technology offers big savings for Canberra's newest suburbs

Renewable energy technology offers big savings for Canberra's newest suburbs

ACT electricity consumers will receive more reliable, faster, cleaner energy in new suburbs and infill projects like the...

Image for the news item: Making the case for energy-independent suburbs

Making the case for energy-independent suburbs

A new investigation by Brookfield Energy Australia (Brookfield) could pave the way for the new Huntlee residential development...

Image for the news item: Reposit gives solar users the power of choice

Reposit gives solar users the power of choice

How's this for a world-first radical idea? Instead of selling the power you generate during the day for 6¢ a kilowatt hour...

Image for the news item: MICROGRID CONFERENCE CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA OCTOBER 14 and 15 - 2015

MICROGRID CONFERENCE CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA OCTOBER 14 and 15 - 2015

Microgrids have become all the rage lately as renewable technologies continue their movement into the mainstream with lower...

Image for the news item: ARENA announces new priorities

ARENA announces new priorities

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today announced five priorities for new investment and a new, streamlined...

Image for the news item: Investigating more flexible charges for local renewables

Investigating more flexible charges for local renewables

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) is providing $250,000 to support the development of new locally based renewable...