Tag Archives: CORE

King Island achieves 100% renewables for 33 hours straight

Success in nearby backyard sets example. No reason we can’t make it happen in our  backyard. >more> RenewEconomy

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Australia’s first community owned retailer awarded licence

Enova Energy has become the first Australia’s first community-owned energy retailer to gain a licence to sell electricity to consumers, in what could become the first i mportant step to a complete re-design of the energy market. ..The Australian Energy … Continue reading

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***Community-owned utility*** plans to lead solar, storage revolution

..sign off prospectus for Byron Bay-based Enova, before…4 week road-show around Northern Rivers region to try and raise $3 to $4 million. It is also launching an ad campaign based around the concept – “Meet your new energy supplier – You”. Harris … Continue reading

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Cities Powered 100% by Renewable Energy? Avaaz Campaign To Get 100 Cities To Commit

About government and renewable energy, Federal is so negative on everything, just wrecking for the sake of wrecking. New State government in Victoria is quick to say no plans to close brown coal power stations. Meanwhile there are many examples around the world … Continue reading

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Why Uralla wants to be first Zero Net Energy Town

Looks like CORE(Community Owned Renewable Energy) might finally be getting some traction in Australia. Interesting that Moreland organisation in Victoria has been appointed for a project in NSW. Let’s see if new Labor government can catch up with equivalent of CPA … Continue reading

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Battery storage: The numbers don’t add up – yet

Link below leads to set of 3 articles with latest about battery storage, with residential rooftop PV or large CORE(Community Owned Renewable Energy). For those of us on Phillip Island, at the end of skinny power line, where voltage ducks … Continue reading

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Solar Cities fall in electricity demand

An explanation of factors contributing to reductions in household electricity bills. >readmore> Climate Spectator

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Solar gardens in USA

Another variation on CORE(Community Owned Renewable Energy) – Solar gardens enable small business and people who live in an apartment, don’t have a sunny roof or can’t afford a full solar array to buy or lease a piece of an … Continue reading

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