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Solar Topic From Australia And Around The World.

July 3, 2021
Growatt Into Global Top 10

Growatt Powers Its Way To The Global Top 10

Despite the pandemic, worldwide PV inverter shipments actually increased by more than 35%. This is according to IHS Markit’s Market Tracker that follows the global movement of solar products.
July 2, 2021
A Boost To Panel Efficiency

CubicPV – Tandem Cells Give 30% Boost To Panel Efficiency

Two US-based solar innovation firms have merged to form, what is hoped to be a new and exciting direction in solar cell production.
May 15, 2021
SMA Hooks Up Brando Resort

SMA Hooks Up Brando Resort To Solar Power

Actor Marlon Brando thought to build a resort in Tahiti, but he did not want to rely on fossil fuels. However, it wasn’t until 2014 that it became a reality when the Brando Resort opened for guests. SMA played a major role in the project’s success to become sustainable.
April 10, 2021
PV can make us fossil fuel free faster

New Study: PV can make us fossil fuel free faster than we think

he IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) - has had a shake-up in how it assesses ways to lower energy production levels. In fact, PV's abilities have been very much under estimated.
February 3, 2021
CER Reports Solar Surge CV19

Clean Energy Regulator Reports Solar Surge

According the Clean Energy Regulator’s (CER) latest report, CV19 hasn’t appeared to slow Aussie households taking up solar at all. In fact, it appears to be propelling a spike in growth. Around 30% of homes now have rooftop solar, now pushing to set a new local record, and match international benchmarks. Given the ongoing high price of electricity, falling solar costs and lots of sunshine, its no surprise that people are investing in solar as a realistic solution.