Brisbane and Gold Coast households are being urged to shop around for a better electricity dealafter Mozo research found the average household in these areas could save $288 on their annual electricity bill by switching providers.
We’ve just had one of the coldest winters on record, but guess what? We’re all in for a sizzling summer. According to the weather bureau, Australia is going to see higher than average temperatures this season.
Australia’s first 100 per cent renewable energy utility company Zen Energy was launched in Adelaide on Tuesday. The company plans to use a combination of solar power generation, battery storage, and localised energy grids to create self-sustained communities that will buy back the power they generate, according to abc.net.au.
Australia could become one of the largest markets for home battery storage allowing households to store energy from their rooftop solar panels keeping electricity costs down, a new Climate Council report has revealed.
Good news for environment conscious car lovers - Porsche Cars Australia (PCA) has announced that it will purchase 10,000km-worth of accredited renewable energy on behalf of every buyer of a Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid, reported msn news.
With the temperatures going up steadily, energy providers are competing to offer customers attractive deals to keep their bills in check. Keeping up with the trend, Origin Energy is offering cash vouchers worth up to $200 to new as well as existing customers.
ANZ has recently announced its decision to fund and facilitate investment of at least $10 billion by 2020 to help its customers especially those within “sensitive” industries such as energy and mining to make a smooth transition to a low carbon economy.
Australian homes can expect electricity storage to become a common concept in a matter of just a few years. With the savings that can be made from combining battery storage facilities with rooftop solar panels, this technology could well become the ‘norm’ according to the head of California-based company Enphase Energy, reported the SMH.