News Alert – VEET Commercial Lighting Changes

16 Jan 2016 | Green Energy Trading

Just prior to Christmas, the Essential Services Commission gave many of those working in Commercial Lighting an early present: the long-awaited provision of extended operating hours. In the raft of amendments which dropped just before Christmas Eve however, there were also a couple of stocking stuffers that you need to be aware of. Namely, some key changes to evidence requirements.

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Certificate Prices

01 Jan 2016 | Green Energy Trading

STCs, ESCs, LGCs, VEECs

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Merry Christmas from Green Energy Trading

18 Dec 2015 | Green Energy Trading

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Fraudulent creation of STCs

05 Nov 2015 | Green Energy Trading

Yesterday the Clean Energy Regulator (CER) released further advice warning of fraudulent activity after it was identified a number of small-scale technology certificates (STCs) were incorrectly created. CER has advised that they are continuing to investigate the matter and have urged all agents to ensure robust due diligence is completed for any new customers.

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Why are our VEECs so volatile?

23 Oct 2015 | Green Energy Trading

On 22 October, the VEEC market demonstrated how volatile it can be. From seemingly nowhere, the price crashed by over $13 from the day’s opening price before recovering to $29.00, $6.40 below the day’s opening price of $35.40.

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So, what is the fear of missing out (FoMO)?

17 Sep 2015 | Green Energy Trading

Green Energy Trading can offer your customers the best commercial finance deal in the market. We take care of all the paperwork so all you need to do is pass your customer to us and we can do the rest. Do you fear missing out? Can your business afford to miss out? Be prepared, be proactive and don’t let your competitors get ahead.

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Lighting goes back to the future…

04 Sep 2015 | Green Energy Trading

In a separate article, Anthony Williams has explained why we are seeing such strong VEEC and ESC prices at the moment. After a few years in the wilderness, it’s great to see some excitement in energy efficiency once again. Looking back, it was June 2013 that we last saw ESC prices at this level. For VEECs, early 2012...

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VEEC price increase

02 Sep 2015 | Green Energy Trading

The VEEC price has gone from strength to strength over the past 3 months with a number of supply and demand factors conspiring to drive the price up.

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50 per cent Renewables Market share by 2030 – what does it mean?

23 Jul 2015 | Ric Brazzale

The Australian Labor Party announced on 22 July 2015 that it will be taking a policy of 50 per cent renewables market share by 2030 to the next election. We have assessed the implications of what a 50 per cent target might mean and what it might look like if it was legislated through changes to the Renewable Energy Target (RET) legislation. We have also considered how difficult it might be to achieve.

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Changes to the Clean Energy Finance Corporation

14 Jul 2015 | Ric Brazzale

Ric Brazzale gives his thoughts on how the Abbott Governments plan to drop wind and household rooftop solar projects from the Clean Energy Finance Corporation will affect the renewable energy industry

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