Are power companies really the enemy?

02 Dec 2014 | Green Energy Trading

Recently I was lucky enough to host a roundtable discussion on solar and storage at Australian Utility Week. Very definitely feeling like an intruder in the enemy camp, I was surprised to find it one of the most popular sessions of the conference, with around 40 representatives from generators, distributors and retailers attending.

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Our Christmas gift to you

28 Nov 2014 | Green Energy Trading

Green Energy Trading is celebrating Christmas by giving 25 cents more than our buy-back price for every STC submitted on Green Energy Online from 1 to 24 December 2014.

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Help save the VEET

14 Nov 2014 | Green Energy Trading

In collaboration with EECCA, Green Energy Trading is encouraging its network of friends, clients and supporters to take part in a coordinated campaign to help save the Victorian Energy Efficiency Target. This is what we can do.

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We invite you to work with us online

14 Nov 2014 | Green Energy Trading

Over the past month, Green Energy Trading’s online STC creation portal has experienced a significant uptake in use by Australia’s installers. If you would like to login, simply contact a member of our team.

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Emissions Reduction Fund to be a reality

31 Oct 2014 | Ric Brazzale

After agreeing to a range of amendments and receiving sufficient support from cross bench Senators, the Federal Government has the green light to implement the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF). So what does this mean for businesses active in renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors?

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STC price falls as the government announces its position on RET negotiations

24 Oct 2014 | Green Energy Trading

Earlier this week the government announced its position on revising the Renewable Energy Target (RET), ahead of negotiations which will take place with the opposition. In the same week the STC price has fallen by 50 cents. This has caused people to ask whether the two events are related

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VEEC legislation not passed, 5.4m target stands

17 Oct 2014 | Green Energy Trading

After months of promising to dramatically reduce next year’s Victorian Energy Efficiency Target (VEET) and to abandon the scheme from 1 January 2016, yesterday the Napthine Government failed to pass its legislation. Consequently, Victoria’s current target of 5.4 million tonnes of emissions reduction will stand for 2015.

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All Energy reflections

14 Oct 2014 | Green Energy Trading

The Green Energy Trading team reflects on last week’s All Energy exhibition and conference.

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RAA media release - Future of non-household solar still uncertain

14 Oct 2014 | Ric Brazzale

The national body for firms creating and trading in renewable energy certificates has called on the Federal Government to urgently clarify the future of the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES), a key part of the Renewable Energy Target.

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Too good to be true?

14 Oct 2014 | Green Energy Trading

How is it possible that STC offer prices have differed by up to $2 among renewable energy certificate agents this week? Luke Konynenburg provides some historical context.

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