Solar industry urges government to tear down barriers to storage deployment

James Murray
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Solar industry urges government to tear down barriers to storage deployment

Solar Trade Association report argues storage technologies are maturing fast, but the legislative landscape is struggling to keep up

The vision of households and businesses moving largely off-grid by storing solar power generated during the day for use overnight is close to becoming a reality, but the nascent sector needs to see key...

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