The Sunshine Coast Solar Farm has been recognised once again, taking out the Environmental and Sustainability Award at the Australian Regional Development Conference Awards 2018. You can read more here.
James Angus, the former dean of medicine at Melbourne University has become “a mini power station for Diamond Energy” with his 6kWh battery, solar system and Diamond Energy’s GridCredits100. You can read more here.
Diamond Energy is proud to have connected the 15MW Sunshine Coast Solar Farm to the grid.
As of July 2017, this awe inspiring 57,000 panel generator will offset 100% of the Sunshine Coast Council’s electricity usage as well as save $22 million after costs over a 30 year period – another step in the right direction for affordable sustainable energy in Australia.
Victorian Solar Customers rewarded extra – including 2.5c/kWh for the avoided social cost of carbon.
We are really excited – it’s a historic day when renewable energy, delivered to the grid is recognized for avoiding a cost to the community.
You can read our full press release.
“Fifty thousand more homes and businesses like me and we are on our way to a completely new form of energy market. Exciting times!”
– Greg Barber, Diamond Energy customer who has been earning money through GridCredits100.
You can read about Greg’s experience in the full article.
Nick Pfitzner installed solar, a battery and is receiving Diamond Energy GridCredits100 with our competitive rates. We initiate the purchase of his battery dispatched electricity at a whopping 100 cents/kWh* during any ‘GridCredits Event’.
We are the first electricity retailer to offer grid credits.
You can read about Nick’s experience with batteries here.
Diamond Energy once again achieved a high score in the Green Electricity Guide, including the highest or equal highest score in a whopping five out of seven criteria: