Smart Energy Solutions

What happened in March?

Each month as the Solar industry grows, it’s only natural that more and more exciting break-through’s are happening all over the world, and more importantly, in Australia! Let’s have a look at some of the Super Solar break-throughs in March! INTERNATIONALLY … Beijing close its l

Energis News with Sheridyn!

It IS A STEEP ROAD AHEAD WITH continuing GRID ELECTRICITY PRICE RISES FORECASTED! Hi all, I am sure the recent spike in grid electricity prices has not gone unnoticed. At the beginning of 2017 Victoria alone has experienced price increases of up to 11.5% for households, and even worse

Solar will become the cheapest source of electrical power!

Solar power is the only way to go! Every day we are seeing lower prices being achieved for solar power and it is becoming a source of energy more affordable than coal and natural gas. New solar energy projects are emerging for developed countries by accelerating their funding to renew

Is Melbourne a Solar City?

The city of Melbourne is considered as the most livable city in the world. Melbourne is a huge tourist attraction for Australia and the city holds something for everyone who visits. But is Melbourne keeping up with the times and following the rest of the world by becoming a solar city

Are Solar Roof Tiles Changing the Face of Rooftop Solar?

  It seems that every day the world of solar cell technology is changing. As time goes on, solar energy becomes more and more advanced and more and more people are using solar energy in their lives. We all know about solar PV panels for rooftops, but solar roof tiles are still a relat

From a solar power calculator to a solar powered refrigerator

From a solar power calculator to a solar powered refrigerator!   Nowadays, solar energy is ubiquitous and the possibilities with solar really are endless. When most of us think about ‘solar’, we think about large solar panels on rooftops. But solar energy can be implemented almost any

Rooftop Solar in WA Generating More Energy Than the State’s Biggest Turbine!

According to recent studies from Curtin University, rooftop solar panels installed in the South-West Interconnected System (SWIS) area are now generating more energy than Western Australia’s largest power turbine. Sustainability Professor Peter Newman, claims that 20 per cent of homes

Shrimp Shells to Solar Cells

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have successfully created electricity-generating solar cells with the chemicals found in the shells of shrimps and other crustaceans.     Chitin and chitosan are materials founds in shrimp shells and these materials are much che

Akon Lighting Africa- Singer Akon powers Africa

Senegalese-American singer Akon was warmly welcomed when he arrived in Benin, West Africa, back in August. The country was the singer’s last stop on his tour of six different African countries, as part of his ‘Akon Lighting Africa initiative’. The officialenergy minister of Benin came

Apple Announces 100% Renewable Energy Plan in Victoria

Apple has entered into an agreement to use 100% renewable energy for all of its facilities and offices in Singapore. This month, Apple has announced that it has entered a deal to power all of its Singapore operations with 100% renewable energy. This is their latest effort in a series