Combining solar panels and agriculture

Combining solar panel (photovoltaic) infrastructure and agriculture creates a mutually beneficial relationship. This practice of co-locating the two by planting crops under the shade of solar panels is called agrivoltaics.…

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Off the grid: AEMC paves way for stand-alone power systems to replace poles and wires

In a landmark development, Australia‚Äôs principal energy rule-maker has paved the way for network operators to sever the network ties to remote customers, and deliver stand-alone power systems based around…

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Farmers flock to solar and battery storage

Farmers flock to solar and battery storage, as power costs bite. Like households and small businesses, Australian farmers are increasingly turning to renewable energy technologies to cut their power costs…

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