To save you some time, we’ve searched the internet for the latest news in solar farm projects and other renewables. Grab your coffee, here’s the industry must-knows for the week 20/09/22 edition):
- The growth of renewable energy in Australia in 2021 was led by small-scale solar. The Clean Energy Australia Report 2022 (Clean Energy Council)
- Wind and solar hit new record peaks in main grid, pushing coal and fossil fuels to record lows, but curtailment also hits new high in South Australia. (Renew Economy)
- South Australia may soon be first big grid to run on renewables only (Renew Economy)
- The New South Wales government has moved to fast track the development of the 700 MW/1400 MWh Waratah Super Battery as it looks to shore up a reliable energy supply ahead of the impending closure of the country’s biggest coal generator. (pv magazine)
Our shot of the week (from the Meralli archives) captures the Dareton Solar Farm build in 2019.