2306, 2017

FiT and well in Victoria

‘FiT and well’ in Victoria!
Welcome news in the Australian solar PV world is the Victorian Government’s decision to double the minimum electricity feed-in tariff (FiT) for households and businesses in that state from the start of next financial year.

The decision by Victoria’s utilities regulator, the Essential Services Commission (ESC), means that from 1 July this […]

1906, 2017

Finkel’s missed energy efficiency opportunity

Finkel’s Missed Energy Efficiency Opportunity
Now the dust is settling after the release of the Finkel Review of the Australian energy market, let us hope it’s not the sort of dust that collects in some bureaucratic pigeonhole.

The early signs aren’t good. Statements by some Coalition MPs that Finkel is ‘merely a report to government, not government […]

606, 2017

World Environment Day 2017


World Environment Day is the biggest annual event for positive environmental action and takes place every 5 June. ‘Connecting People to Nature’, is the theme for World Environment Day 2017, implores us to get outdoors and into nature, to appreciate its beauty and its importance, and to take forward the call to protect the Earth […]