9:19PM | Monday, 12 September 2011 | The downturn in the solar industry has now reached one of the country's most recognisable brands, with Adelaide-based Solar Shop being put into the hands of receivers as the industry continues to suffer under volatile changes to subsidies and benefits.
9:23PM | Friday, 9 September 2011 | Sun Connect founder Mark Tuker has been forced to defend his stance on solar since day one. Tuke says he started the business after recognising a flaw within the industry.
8:09PM | Wednesday, 31 August 2011 | Well Being Green, a business that acted as a type of intermediary for solar installers to trade renewable energy certificates, has collapsed into administration, owing more than $7 million to about 200 creditors.
7:58PM | Wednesday, 6 July 2011 | Research and development on energy is all about providing renewable base load power –something traditional solar thermal generation has been unsuccessful at achieving. That is until now.
3:26PM | Wednesday, 23 March 2011 | Solar-powered rubbish bins that compact their own litter recently went on trial in the UK, indicating the industry could be set for a breakthrough in Australia.