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Core Lithium Cleared to Open Second Mine in Northern Territory

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Core Lithium, which opened its first lithium mine in the Northern Territory last October, has received government approval to open a second operation. [Read more…]

Northern Territory Extends Home And Business Battery Scheme

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The NT’s Gunner government is pumping more cash into a scheme assisting Territorians to install solar + battery systems and retrofit energy storage. [Read more…]

Curious Solar + Hydrogen Trial For The Northern Territory

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This one is a bit of a head scratcher – a proposed project for the Northern Territory seeks to use solar power to pull water from the air and create hydrogen from that water to be used for electricity generation. [Read more…]

Northern Territory’s $6,000 Solar Battery Subsidy May Become $12,000

Northern Territory solar battery subsidy

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The Northern Territory has the nation’s most generous solar battery subsidy: $6,000 off a battery system.  It’s already the biggest battery subsidy in Australia by a long way, and if the Country Liberals win the NT election this month they will double it to an insane $12,000.  And by insane, mean they’d be nuts to make it that high. [Read more…]

Northern Territory Formally Commits To Net-Zero Emissions Target

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Previously an aspirational target, the NT has committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2050. But there are some devils lurking in the detail. [Read more…]

Northern Territory Electricity Market Priority Reform Program

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On Friday, the Northern Territory Government announced an electricity market reform program it says will address system security and reliability, encourage private investment and boost renewable energy. [Read more…]

A Rush On Solar In The Northern Territory

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A brief reprieve on changes to the Northern Territory’s solar feed in tariff for some new systems has seen a rush these past few days. But what next for NT solar installers? [Read more…]

Solar Cash For Northern Territory Councils

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The Northern Territory Government has announced a $2 million energy efficiency and sustainability grant funding pool for local government councils. [Read more…]

Two New Large-Scale Solar Energy Projects For The Northern Territory

Solar energy in the Northern Territory

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The NT Government announced yesterday that the Territory will be powered by 10% solar energy by the end of 2019. [Read more…]

More Solar For Northern Territory Airports

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Several solar farms and an off-site battery storage system will be built in the NT with the assistance of funding provided to Northern Territory Airports Pty Ltd. [Read more…]

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