On 9 September 2020 bureau of meteorology released a report stating 2019 was Australia’s warmest year on record, with the annual national mean temperature 1.52 degree Celsius above average. Global warming is leading to changes in Australia’s weather and climate. Australia has warmed on average by 1.44 ± 0.24 °C since national records began in 1910, with most warming occurring since 1950 and every decade since then being warmer than the ones before.
Emissions of greenhouse gases will cause further warming and changes in all components of the climate system.” Reducing greenhouse gases can be a difficult task but it is not impossible. A range of renewable energy sources has helped South Australia reach its renewable goals. In 2020, 60% of the state’s energy requirements were met by renewables. In 2050, it wants to generate 500% of the state’s energy requirements through renewable energy sources. Almost 15 years ago, South Australia generated all its electricity from fossil fuels. How did such unbelievable progress happen? Are you a part of the green revolution? Get in touch with our team at Arise Solar today to adorn your home with green energy and generate your own electricity, it is a free and perfect alternative.
South Australia has great potential for wind and solar resources. The consistency and coordination led to better progress into renewables. On 2nd October 2021, South Australia sets stunning new record, solar meets 106 pct of demand.
A graph extracted from opennem shows how well and frequently South Australia reaches its renewable energy target almost to 100%. A graph below shows that on Saturday 2nd October 2021, South Australia set a new record for the electricity generated from solar.
South Australia is setting an example for the world in terms of renewable energy. It is very much possible to reach the renewable energy goals and reduce greenhouse gases. There are various financial benefits of installing a rooftop solar in SA other than environmental benefits. The feed in tariffs and subsidies provided by the government on solar are the part of these financial benefits. Clean, safe, Renewable, Beneficial. Why not?. Get in touch with our team today for your solar quote in South Australia.