NEG worse than thought - penalising rooftop solar and large scale projects

26 Jul 2018 | Ric Brazzale

Ric Brazzale shares his thoughts on why the NEG is worse than first thought – penalising rooftop solar and large scale projects...

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'Unprecedented': Solar panel installations soar, on track to triple 2017 record

10 Jul 2018 | Ric Brazzale

Rooftop solar panel installations soared by almost half in the first six months of 2018 as businesses eclipse residential take-up for the first time.

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STC target to deliver 1140 MW of solar PV in 2018

05 Apr 2018 | Ric Brazzale

The Clean Energy Regulator announced on Thursday 29 March 2018 that the 2018 target for the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme, which provides financial support to rooftop solar PV and solar hot water, is to be 17.08% (this is called the Small-scale Technology Percentage or STP). Green Energy Trading has assessed what this means for the level of solar expected to be installed in 2018.

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VEEC & ESC Registration deadline is fast approaching

28 Mar 2018 | Green Energy Trading

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$50 bonus for registering batteries in Queensland

28 Mar 2018 | Green Energy Trading

Households with home battery storage can receive a $50 bonus if they register their system on a new database.

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CEC testing raises broader inverter questions

26 Mar 2018 | Green Energy Trading

CEC is concerned that the practice of shipping inverters without the country code set may be widespread.

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Defining small-scale systems and large-scale systems

30 Nov 2017 | Green Energy Trading

The Clean Energy Regulator has developed new frameworks to help current and potential solar PV participants to determine their eligibility to participate in the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme or the Large-Scale Renewable Energy Target.

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Let's not forget about deeming in 2018

29 Nov 2017 | Green Energy Trading

Let’s review this one more time, what is Deeming?

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Here are 4 essential fixes for the National Energy Guarantee

28 Nov 2017 | Tristan Edis

Before outlining the key weaknesses with what is currently proposed we’d point out that the broad policy concept could work perfectly well to drive decarbonisation of our electricity supplies.

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New CEC Battery Installation Guidelines for Accredited Installers - Mandatory 1 November 2017

01 Nov 2017 | Green Energy Trading

The CEC’s new Battery Installation Guidelines for Accredited Installers are now mandatory (as of 1 November 2017) for installers who are accredited for battery installations.

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