Entries by Megan

What direction should solar panels face?

If you’re building a new house or want to upgrade your current home with solar panels, it’s handy to know which direction can produce optimal solar production results. Keep reading to learn which solar panel direction may be best for you. Which direction should my solar panels face? The answer to this question depends on […]

World Meteorological Day 2020: Climate & Water

World Meteorological Day takes place each year on 23 March. Since 1950, the World Meteorological Organisation has been showcasing topical weather, climate or water-related issues. This year’s theme is Climate & Water, which brings to light the challenges we’re facing surrounding our climate and the impact it has on our water supplies. How climate change […]

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Why South Australian Families are turning to solar and batteries to reduce their energy bills

South Australian families have been turning to solar and storage batteries to help reduce their energy bills and leave more money in their pockets. South Australia is one of the leading states in Australia for solar, with more than one-third of households having installed rooftop solar. South Australia generated 51.2% of its electricity from renewable […]

Schools Clean Up Day 2020

Friday 28th February marks the annual Schools Clean Up Day. This is a great opportunity to inspire students about the impact pollution has on their local environment. A study conducted by The National Environmental Protection Council shows consistent evidence that air pollution is associated with respiratory health effects in children. Poor air quality is also […]

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South Australia leads the way in renewable energy

South Australia is leading the charge in Australia’s switch to renewable energy, shifting faster than any other state or territory. Having set ambitious renewable energy targets to reach by 2030, South Australia have shown throughout 2019 they’re well on track. In 2019, South Australia earned the country’s top spot in Australia’s renewable energy race, generating […]

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Your guide to solar jargon

Solar doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ve designed this handy jargon buster to help you understand terminology used by solar energy providers. Terminology Definition Alternating Current (AC) Alternating Current is the type of electricity that household devices and appliances run on. Direct Current (DC) Direct Current is the type of electricity that is created when […]