It is not always clear what the targets carbon neutrality and 100% renewable energy mean. In this blog, we will define these targets and talk about the difference between your energy and carbon footprint. In one of our next blog posts, we will look at allowable offset mechanisms like RECs/LGCs and carbon offsets. The difference … Continue reading Are ‘carbon neutral’ and ‘100% renewable’ the same?
Last week, 100% Renewables was asked to present at a webinar run by the Sustainability Advantage Program from the Office of Environment and Heritage about financing options for councils. Topics covered were why you need a funding strategy, how to align it with broader organisational strategies and plans, a detailed discussion about various funding options, … Continue reading Financing options for sustainability projects for councils
If you are considering the installation of solar PV panels on your premises, an outright purchase will return the greatest financial benefit. However, if you don’t have the capital, one of the financing options available is an onsite solar PPA. What is a solar PPA and how does it work? An onsite solar power purchase … Continue reading Financing your solar panels through an onsite power purchase agreement (Solar PPA)