Solar Energy: Western Australia’s Farms of the Future

The 21st century has seen some major shifts in the way Australia approaches agriculture, but for every technological advancement, there are additional challenges in maintaining revenue streams by means of traditional, ‘old-fashioned’ farming. Each ground-breaking foray into the future risks leaving the ‘old ways’ behind and, in the midst of rapid climate change and global warming,

Stand up for your Solar rights! Let’s fight the “Solar Tax”

A proposal from Synergy to increase their fees to Solar households in Western Australia has met with a strong reaction from people all over the state. Our prime mister, Malcolm Turnbull is at the Paris Climate Summit talking up the virtues of Australia being a green country. Meanwhile, Synergy is trying to undermine our efforts to be a

Solar Power massive price drops!

If we could only say the same for electricity bills! The price of solar power has dropped a whopping 70% since 2010. The figure, cited in a report from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, coincides with Clean NRG Perth’s calculations. For example, in 2010 a 5kW system would cost in the vicinity of $20,000. Now, the market price