Could solar power be about to transform the electricity industry and drive prices down?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation Broadcast: 21/05/2015
Reporter: Matt Peacock
A revolution driven by solar panels and cheaper batteries is transforming Australia’s electricity industry and promising to drive power prices down.
LEIGH SALES, PRESENTER: Imagine life without that dreaded quarterly power bill. That could be around the corner for people with solar panels. Until now, solar energy couldn’t be stored efficiently and people who had it relied on the electricity grid for backup. Now, new battery technology means that could change. Matt Peacock reports.
MATT PEACOCK, REPORTER: It’s the power revolution coming to your house soon.