NSW pricing regulator flags a cut to state’s solar feed-in tariff, linked to fall in wholesale power prices rooftop solar helped deliver.
Victoria regulator finalises decision on Australia’s first time-varying feed-in tariffs for solar, although acknowledges risks some users could abuse system by charging batteries at night.
NSW community-owned power retailer offers solar feed-in tariff of 16c/kWh – a 33% increase on its former FiT, and higher than most competing offers.
What is a reasonable Feed-in Tariff (FiT) and why should a solar household in Bundanoon receive less than a solar household in Ballarat?
Victoria solar households to get big lift in payments for exports to the grid, but Greens say households still being sold short.
Victorian Liberal opposition reportedly threatening to block legislation to adjust the state’s solar feed in tariff.
ESCOSA proposes to remove the minimum price retailers are expected to pay for rooftop PV exports in the state, starting January 2017.
Low tariffs, and an absence of market signals rewarding the benefits of local generation, will encourage homes, businesses and small communities to quit the network, a new study has found. Will the incumbents ever learn?
What if the Queensland government sought to buy out some of the Queensland solar bonus tariffs by installing battery storage.
New renewables ‘disincentives’ in Germany and Spain appear to target solar self consumption – but there is some good news for wind.