Solar power: What happens when we start producing more electricity than we can consume?
ABC News / David Lipson / Updated 7 March While Australia leads the world in the use of rooftop solar power, some experts say there could soon be too much power…
Solar power alone won’t solve energy or climate needs
Jatin Nathwani The Conversation / September 26th, 2017 Recent reports that solar capacity will soon exceed nuclear capacity reveal an important fact. It also hides a crucial distinction needed to understand the…
2017 showed the global clean energy revolution is unstoppable no matter what Trump does
JOE ROMMDEC 14, 2017 – Think Progress The solar, wind, battery, and electric car “miracles” have gone mainstream. The competition for the biggest clean energy story of 2017 is intense….
Blockchain and smart contracts: Pioneers of the energy frontier
By Christoph Burger – International Business Times – December 15, 2017 Digital payments, smart contracts, and data-backed task automation technologies are driving Germany’s energy transformation. Blockchain is a distributed, digital transaction technology…
U.S. setting stage for solar trade war with China
By EMILY HOLDEN POLITICO-USA – 15.12.2017 The White House is preparing to argue that trade barriers are needed to foster solar manufacturing inside the United States. An unreleased White House document offers…
10 Facts About Solar Energy That Might Surprise You
By Travis Hoium, The Motley Fool – Motley Fool November 27, 2017 After decades of development and political debate about solar energy, the industry is finally ready to stand on its own….
Solar farm gives Rottnest renewable energy boost
Kent Acott – Monday, 30 October 2017 7:30AM – WA News Rottnest Island Authority project manager Rob Weir at the new solar farm, which can produce about 600kw of energy. Picture:Picture: Simon Santi…
Get Ready for Energy Storage Combinations We’ve Never Seen Before
Wind-plus-solar-plus-storage and hydro-plus-storage are arriving soon in Australia and the U.S. JULIAN SPECTOR – OCTOBER 25, 2017 – Greentech Media Photo Credit: Greensmith Energy Batteries are now getting paired with hydropower, wind,…
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