Grid shrinking in WA

What will the growing use of household solar panels mean for the centralised electricity grid? Will it mean we won’t need the grid at all? As Professor Peter Newman explains, the city of Perth is providing us with an interesting case study of distributed electricity generation.

>more> ABC RN Ockham’s Razor

>more> young family house with 3kW PV and 8kWh battery exports 75% of power to grid and consumes just 3kWh/day

 

 

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This is on behalf of local climate change group. Material is selected by Bernie McComb and does not necessarily represent opinion of whole group.
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