Solar

  • Natural Solar one of the first Australian Solar Company to offer Tesla Powerwall

      Natural Solar is one of the first confirmed Australian solar company to offer Tesla Powerwall. There will be many. They will be one of the first installers of the Tesla Energy Powerwall in its latest 5kWp offering to the Australian market. It is expected the Tesla Energy Powerwall...
  • Its now legal for Victorians to lease solar panels

    Solar panels are awesome, capturing energy from the sun and powering our electronic addictions. The reason 1.5 Million homes have solar and not 10 million, is largely due to the initial cost outlay. In a new announcement today, Minister for Energy & Resources, Lily D’Ambrosio announced changes to the...
  • Transparent Solar panels are coming! Turn your windows into power.

    Researchers at Michigan State University have made one of the most important developments in solar technology in decades. The researchers have developed a transparent luminescent solar concentrator, this is the fancy name for making clear glass panels that can collect energy from the sun. It’s long been thought this...
  • Japan launches the world’s largest floating solar array

    Australian’s love solar arrays on their rooftops, but Japan has a very different approach. They’ve just constructed an amazing 9,072 solar panel array that floats on water. The PV cells combine to make the worlds-largest solar power station. Outputting a very decent 2.3 megawatts, the new floating power station...
  • Foxconn part of a $135 Billion solar push in India

    Most of us know Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn for it’s work on iPhones, iPad, PlayStation 4, Xbox and the Wii U, but with more than a million employees, the company has a rapidly expanding solar division. As the global movement to sustainable energy sources surges ahead, even developing countries like...
  • Australian Government just reduced our renewable energy target

    As the world wakes up to the challenges of producing energy in sustainable ways, Australia’s government just voted to slow things down. New legislation to cut the renewable energy target passed Federal Parliament tonight. The Coalition Government and Labor agreed to reduce the original 41,000GW/h target down to 33,000...
  • Tesla Energy is bringing PowerWall to Australia in Q1 2016

    This afternoon Elon Musk announced Tesla Energy, a company that is attempting to change the way the world uses power. A massive, global ambition that we just confirmed will reach Australia in the first quarter of 2016. After the announcement of the Powerwall battery for homes and businesses, many...
  • Australia’s march to a solar nation

    In March of 2013, Australia reached a major milestone on their journey to become a nation powered by solar. 1 million solar Photovoltaic installations which means if you drive down the streets of Aussie towns and cities, you’ll likely spot solar panels on the roof. Despite reducing tariffs for...