Solar Stories in the city of Brisbane

Solar Stories in the city of Brisbane

From Southbank to the Sunshine Coast, from the Brisbane River to the heart of Brisbane CBD, this city at the head of the sunshine state has lots to be proud of when it comes to solar power systems and clean energy. Here a few solar stories and achievements that have...

Solar powered schools – Welcome to the future.

Solar powered schools – Welcome to the future.

Last year a school in Brisbane became the first in Australia to take a classroom completely off-grid. Relying completely on renewables, this  Australian first has set the precedent for many more similar trials around Australia and is an exciting development in solar....

Tesla, Elon Musk and Solar Power

Tesla, Elon Musk and Solar Power

We now live in an era where Elon Musk is a household name, Tesla is the coolest company in the world and solar power is on everybody’s lips. From governments to people taking to living the #vanlife, to the everyday suburban family who wants to save on electricity...

Solar Energy and Sustainability

Solar Energy and Sustainability

The concept of Sustainability is more than just installing Solar Panels... Solar energy is an incredible technology which is just one source of renewable energy amongst others. Renewable energy as a whole is an exciting venture. We’ve written about this before - here....

Coal and Solar in Brisbane

Coal and Solar in Brisbane

Installing Solar energy for your home won’t only save you money, but you’ll also be contributing toward the reduction of using non-renewable forms of energy. In 2006, Queensland was the biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in Australia due mainly to its reliance on...

A Brief History Of Solar Power

A Brief History Of Solar Power

It all starts with the sun It’s no secret that without the sun, life here on earth wouldn’t be possible at all. As long as humans have been around there’s been a fascination with the sun. To our ancient ancestors the sun was often thought of as a god: the source of...