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Australian news, and some related international items

Distributed energy, small scale solar, has taken off in Australia

Solar insights – Australia big in small solar REneweconomy, By Giles Parkinson  28 May 2012 Germany may set most of the records for the amount of solar PV installed – 27GW and growing quickly – but it seems that Australia can claim a record of its own – it’s really big in small solar.

According to data drawn to our attention by Warwick Johnston of Sunwiz Consulting, Australia installed more small-scale solar than Germany in calendar 2011 – 795MW of rooftop systems of 10kW or less (the average size in Australia ranges from 1.5kW to 2.2kW) compared to 759MW in Germany…. http://reneweconomy.com.au/2012/solar-insights-australia-big-in-small-solar-65337

June 1, 2012 - Posted by | AUSTRALIA - NATIONAL, solar |

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