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Thinking of investing in a grid-connected or hybrid solar-diesel pumping system? Before you open your wallet, ensure you're buying the best system for your needs by completing NSW Farmers’ new, free checklists for solar irrigation quotes.
A former power-station engineer spent $60,000 upgrading his dairy operation in the Strzelecki foothills to solar – but by reducing the farm’s annual power bill to under $1,000, it’s set to pay for itself in just a few years.
Once the solar feed-in tariff ends in December 2016, NSW vineyard Jarrett’s Wines will need to redeploy the power generated by its solar PV arrays. Planned solar battery storage, electric vehicles, integrated pumps and a new coolroom could save the business $10,000-$40,000 p.a.
Aided by NSW Farmers Energy Innovation Team, the owners of 6,000-head Gundamain Feedlot in central NSW identified opportunities to save energy and costs on-farm amounting to an estimated $60,000 per annum, with the biggest savings coming from installing solar PV and large-capacity battery storage.
No. This isn't about going off grid. But there are reasons why Elon Musk has set his sights on Australia as one of the first markets to launch his praised battery systems (the PowerWall and PowerPacks). And that is that, for some, the numbers do add up. Let me show you how.
Got organic waste? Don’t wallow in it – make it work for you! Farm businesses who get their proposals in by 1 December could get up to $500,000 in grant funds – and hands-on help turning pig, cow or chook-poo into profits....
Need a few extra million to make your agribusiness energy-efficient? This new, regionally focused investment program could be just the ticket…
Tesla has unveiled its new battery product line in the US and it has been received with the industry buzz usually reserved for a Steve Jobs product launch. The Tesla Energy...