In this guest blog Marjon and Greg Martin describe the costs and benefits of their new battery system in Adelaide, South Australia. A fascinating and informative story - thank you both, M.
The Australian Consumer's Association has reviewed Australia's energy retailers to measure how they compare with each other's green energy options. Published in the latest online edition of CHOICE, the ratings are extracted in this blog post
Kylie Ahern is going off-grid in Newtown, Sydney and construction is underway.
Whether you’re a renter, owner, developer or on-looker, Kylie’s how to go off-grid story will have tips, costs, contacts, products and facts for you.
We started out with the goal to obtain a discount on solar systems by buying in bulk. Our aim was to have 30 households sign up with the one supplier to achieve a negotiated 15-20% discount on all components and installation of a solar system. The project began with a meeting at Michaels house that involved a presentation, much discussion, and a few bottles of wine.
I’m asked this at least a couple of times a week. It’s time to share the answer.
Yesterday’s tour of Sydney’s Sustainable House was packed both with people and the interesting stories and questions they asked. One email has come in from one of people on the tour, Peter, and here it is as it’s got useful information about using solar panels efficiently and meeting the energy demands of that gas guzzler, the fridge.