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Australia solar shines as rising power bills trigger energy shift

Rooftop solar is expected to account for as much as 24 per cent of Australia's electricity by 2040.


AUSTRALIA, one of the world's biggest users of rooftop solar panels, has probably added the most new capacity on record last year as electricity users sought to ease escalating power bills.

A preliminary estimate by Australia's Clean Energy Regulator of 1.05 gigawatts...

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