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GridEdge Energy Storage Systems

August 8th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

Our colleagues in the Latrobe Valley reported on this new energy storage system and we thought that we would pass it on. GridEdge Energy Storage Systems GridEdge supply an alternative to lithium-ion batteries, a non-toxic sodium-nickel [...]

Reinventing Power

June 13th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

This American article includes a couple of short videos from the film Reinventing Power that aim to address the fear associated with new ideas such as renewable energy. It is worth watching and asking your [...]

Australia’s renewable energy capacity is set to exceed a target the Federal Government said was impossible to reach

April 19th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

Australia's renewable energy capacity is set to exceed a target the Federal Government said was impossible to reach by 2020, according to new research from Green Energy Markets. This report has some good news about [...]

You can put those candles away – New battery to be built in Ballarat to provide power during blackouts

March 30th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

One of two renewable energy batteries will be built in Ballarat to provide power during blackouts. The other will be built in Gippsland. Here is an interview about it including BREAZE Chairman Ian Rossiter.   [...]

Alternative Technology Association gives general support for new solar feed-in tariffs

February 17th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

In order to keep Australian households interested in alternative technology we need to make sure they understand decisions that are made which impact on those same households. This article from the Alternative Technology Association explains [...]

There has never been a better time to talk with your community about community energy projects

February 13th, 2018|Ballarat, General News|

Community energy projects need people; and not just people, but people who are willing to get involved with the project, promote the project in the community, perhaps influence attitudes… Sounds hard? Last year, Sustainability Victoria [...]