Australia’s Obsession with Cheap Solar Power is Affecting the Market

According to solar industry experts and veterans, Australia’s craving for cheap (and not always cheerful) solar power has led to the country’s rooftops becoming a dumping ground for low-quality and sometimes dangerous products. There isn’t, it seems, enough regulatory supervision of the industry. Not enough inspections Only around 1.2% of Australian rooftop installations have been…

Brisbane’s Infrastructure is Booming

Brisbane is booming, not just in terms of its population, which is expected to rise to almost 3 million by 2031, but the infrastructure to support this growing number of people is coming along nicely, too. The Palaszczuk Labour government anticipated this population explosion and so started some serious projects – a $944 million urban…

The Best Five Smarthome Devices

Lots of people think that by having more gadgets, you’ll end up using more electricity and filling your house with, well, gadgets… If your new gadgets are all smart devices, though, you can incorporate them as part of your carbon-lowering campaign by making the most of what they have to offer. They also make life…

Drinking in the Sunshine…

Each can of XXXX will bring extra sunshine to Aussies from now on, thanks to a new rooftop solar power system on the Castlemaine Perkins brewery in Brisbane’s Milton suburb. XXXX owner Lion announced earlier this year that the project, which cost $2 million, was complete and that the 2,000-panel, 690kW installation will generate almost…

Brisbane Airport Gets Solar Upgrade

In 2017, it was announced that Brisbane Airport will receive a solar panel project to be installed across six sites at the airfield. It comprised of 22,937 solar panels which collectively covered 36,000 square meters. Some of the solar panels were mounted on the ground while others were set to be installed on the building…

We’ll be at Farm Fantastic!

Farm Fantastic 2019 is going to be huge and we’ll be there! The annual Farm Fantastic will be held this year at Caboolture Showgrounds, Beerburrum Road, Caboolture, on the following days: FRIDAY 5TH JULY  8.30AM – 4PM SATURDAY 6TH JULY  8.30AM – 5PM SUNDAY 7TH JULY  8.30AM – 4PM Farm Fantastic is one of Queensland’s largest rural,…