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The Future of Space-Based Solar Power

Gigantic solar installations in space. It sounds fanciful – something out of Star Wars or Star Trek’s universe – but what if it’s actually possible?

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The Victorian Government’s Plan for Solar Aggregation

The Victorian government recently made a call for partners in a new solar pilot program. Although a trial program is always a small step, when viewed in context it’s one that provides an insight into where Victoria and other Australian states and territories will need to go in future: to continue to encourage solar panel uptake, while also properly managing the byproduct of it so an oversupply of energy isn’t fed into the grid.

Has the Pandemic Helped or Hindered the Solar Industry?
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Has the Pandemic Helped or Hindered the Solar Industry?

The global outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 was a major test for the solar industry. Given the popularity of solar power as a technology in Australia and around the world, there was essentially no doubt the interest and support for solar power would outlast the pandemic.

The Story Behind the Solar Neighbours Program
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The Story Behind the Solar Neighbours Program

The story of Edward Norton’s green energy interest and his involvement with the Solar Neighbours program (officially ‘Solar Neighbors’ in U.S. spelling) is a great tale fit for a Hollywood star. One that’s very worthwhile learning about for anyone with a solar interest.