Muriel Watt

Journal article

Who pays, who benefits? The financial impacts of solar photovoltaic systems and air-conditioners on Australian households

Increasingly, there are calls for the owners of photovoltaic (PV) systems to pay additional charges on the basis that they are not contributing their fair share to network revenue. Air conditioners (A/Cs) are even more widespread than distributed PV systems, and their use has increased...

Driving deployment of renewable energy technologies in the Western Australian stationary energy sector

This report briefly discusses the role for renewable energy in reducing greenhouse emissions in Western Australia, including some potential interactions with emissions trading schemes. It then outlines the current policy environment for renewable energy in WA, before proposing policies to drive additional deployment. This report...