China targeting 35GW of Solar PV by 2015

Last week the State Council confirmed plans to increase its installed solar capacity fivefold to more than 35GW by 2015, and clarified that current subsidies will be valid for 20 years. Read more: http://www.businessspectator.com.au/article/2013/7/24/solar-energy/chinas-massive-solar-shift#ixzz2a0dFkiS5 And at midday on July 21, 2013 Germany set a world record for solar power production with 23.95 GW produced . Approximately 1.3–1.4 million solar […]

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Brightgreen gives us a plug

Nice of the Bightgreen guys to give us a bit of plug for our app for data collection for lighting upgrade energy saving certificates .  Check out Brightgreen’s wide range of architectural LED downlights.     “Wattly’s rebate app simplifies VEET & ESS applications” –Brightgreen Blog

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The Climate Commission: The Critical Decade

A few weeks ago the Climate Commission (setup by the Australian Government) released their latest report titled “The Critical Decade”.  It argues that 2011-2020 is the decade in which we must make substantial changes if we are to keep global warming within the target of 2C. “Over many decades thousands of scientists have painted an […]

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