Uptake of solar power in Australia infographic
It's clean, it's green and it won't be running out on us anytime soon! Solar power is a cost effective and viable source of energy that is an effective part of our country's energy infrastructure right now.
Between 2003 and 2009, Australia's production of solar power more than doubled. In October 2012, there were almost 2 million solar panels installed across the nation. By 2050, Australians could be looking at 40% of the country being powered by solar energy. This infographic takes a look at the uptake of solar power installations in each state and explains how the sun's energy is converted into electricity you can use around the home. We've also included 10 interesting facts about solar power in Australia and all around the world.