01 July 2014
We have been thinking, what ways can solar be used outside of the home in order to make a positive impact upon the world?
After some research we discovered that an increasingly common trend around the globe is creating solar power farms in car parks, mainly in supermarket and retail hub car parks. […]
13 February 2014
The solar boon afforded by Australia’s thousands of hours of sunshine every year is a precious gift that is currently being squandered. This is the opinion of energy experts who maintain that unless more adequate infrastructure is developed, the sun drenched nation could consistently fail to efficiently harness what is a huge source of energy. […]
03 October 2013
Given that there is a bit of ‘footy fever’ going on surrounding the AFL grand final, it got me thinking: does the MCG use any solar energy? Our sporting Mecca, and a national icon, one would think it should be a shining example of renewables, but I, for one, haven’t ever heard a thing about […]
25 February 2013
Solar panels on your roof don’t just generate clean energy for your house or business – they are keeping it cool as well.
Because solar photovoltaic (PV) systems take the harsh beating of the sun’s rays, they also prevent heat from penetrating inside a building’s ceilings. This is more great news for the growing number of residential and commercial roofs that are now covered with solar panels. […]