SA energy efficiency grants now open!

Last week, the State Government announced a $31 million program for energy efficiency audits and upgrades.  The program is open for applications now.    Here are the important bits:
 - the program will be open to large energy users (over 160MWh/year)

SMA factory visit

Tom at SMA Germany Every time I visit Germany I see and experience their well-organised system in a different way. This time I had the privilege to visit SMA HQ, thanks to Peter Castle from SMA Australia, who helped organise a tour. Martin, my host, has been...
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Battery Storage Information Night – October 31, 2016

[caption id="attachment_2822" align="alignleft" width="225"]img_2396 A crowd selfie for Tom, who wasn't able to be at the night, despite being the main organiser.[/caption] An important element to our business is our work in the community. Tom and Rachel are both active members of Transition Gawler, a community...
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Battery Data Package Winner report

[caption id="attachment_2612" align="alignnone" width="604"]winning family Our happy winning family, with Tom.[/caption] We installed a data logger at our winner's home from 8th to 28th March.   This recorded the energy use of a number of different circuits - the air-conditioning, the stove, the lights, and everything...
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