Last week the CSIRO’s Low Emissions Technology Roadmap report was released officially by the Government. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the announcement of the release was focused on the role of gas rather than some of the more interesting findings of the report which actually highlighted the inevitable and huge role that renewables would play. Read more thoughts from Nigel Morris on his two key takeaways from this report.

The State of Origin 2017 kicks off tomorrow night, if these things interest you. So how does NSW stack up against QLD in the Energy arena? See how Solar Analytics customers perform on solar generated, energy used, solar used on-site, and savings to date this year. I think I see a winner?

Big news - we have just launched the Solar Analytics App for iOS! The My Solar by Solar Analytics app provides a native mobile experience, with automatic login and app-specific features implemented over time. Download from the Apple App Store here - it's free and available for all Solar Analytics users.

ABC News reports that Solar Analytics customers have lost on average $250 per household, waiting for smart meter installations after the expiry of the NSW Solar Bonus Scheme. Reporter Amy Bainbridge talks to our CEO Stefan here.

Wattwatchers CEO Gavin Dietz uses Solar Analytics and the solar smart monitor (by Wattwatchers) to understand his home energy use and dramatically reduce his energy costs. Gavin runs through the pros and cons of installing solar batteries now, or later here on the Wattwatchers blog - a great read.