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Close to 700 solar companies have gone out of business since 2011, leaving about 650,000 Australians with no recourse if their systems fail.

Key points: Australian solar customers need more protection, according to the Consumer Action Law Centre Since 2011, almost 700 solar companies have gone out of business, leaving customers with useless warranties Dodgy providers have been accused of "predatory" sales tactics New data released to the ABC's 7.30 reveals concerns about the regulations around Australia's burgeoning [...]

Australia’s biggest solar retailer forced to replace non-compliant panels

Euro Solar – the biggest seller of solar panels in Australia – has been forced by the Clean Energy Regulator to surrender small-scale technology certificates (STCs) or replace modules after being found to have installed non-compliant solar panels. P & N NSW Pty Ltd, which trades as Euro Solar, was found by the CER to [...]

Solar thermal power plant announced for Port Augusta ‘biggest of its kind in the world’

A 150-megawatt solar thermal power plant has been secured for Port Augusta in South Australia, State Premier Jay Weatherill has announced. Construction of the $650 million plant will start in 2018. Mr Weatherill said the Aurora Solar Energy Project would be ready to go in 2020 and would supply 100 per cent of the State [...]