A solar grid is making life easier for the forest rangers of Norzagaray - could it help other remote communities as well?
Australia’s energy company chiefs have warned the sharply rising levels of rooftop and grid-level solar power will force difficult discussions as Australia reaches a solar peak.
While the technology has not advanced far enough to make a full swap viable, some solar projects are already underway in the field and aid workers expect many more to follow
A solar solution that can be installed in a day has launched in Malaysia, a country that aims to produce 20 per cent of its energy from renewable sources by 2025.
Australia’s first commercial installation of printed solar cells, made using specialised semiconducting inks and printed using a conventional reel-to-reel printer, has been installed on a factory roof in Newcastle.
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