Update from Canberra on the RET

December 6, 2014 by Nigel Morris

Having just come back from another trip to Canberra to meet with a number of MP’s, I thought I’d offer my take on what we did and where we are up to on the RET issue. The visit was organized by the tireless team at SolarCitizens who never cease to amaze me.[read more]

Brace Yourself for Solargeddon

August 22, 2014 by Nigel Morris

OK, here’s the bad news. Despite all our efforts, I fear that Solargeddon is a big step closer. As an advisor to solar businesses across the country and around the world, unless we are blessed with a shock announcement from our Prime Minister I now hold very little hope for the survival of the RET.[read more]

"And Lo, My Electricity Bill has Been Reduced Thanks to the RET"

July 7, 2014 by Nigel Morris

I recently received news that my electricity bill will go down and that feels like a relief after years of massive increases. In fairness, the regulators have performed a miracle to take the pressure off, given that solar, the carbon tax and the RET were apparently going to cause endlessly increasing electricity price rises.[read more]